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Solar : a novel / by Ian McEwan.

McEwan, Ian, 1948- (Author).
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  • 39 of 39 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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APLS-Decatur FIC MCEWAN SOL (Text) 34207001481614 Adult Fiction Available -
Benton County Public Library - Fowler F MCE (Text) 34044000718526 ADULT FICTION Available -
Butler Public Library - Butler FIC MCEWAN (Text) 73174005005983 Adult: Fiction Available -
Carnegie Public Library of Steuben County - Angola FIC MCEWAN (Text) 33118000139338 Adult: General Fiction Available -
Cicero Branch FIC.c McEwan, Ian (Text) 78294000225577 Adult Fiction Available -
Coatesville-Clay Township Public Library - Coatesville F McEWAN (Text) 78321000016028 Adult Fiction Available -
Culver-Union Township Public Library - Culver FIC MCE SOL (Text) 34304000238895 Adult - Fiction Available -
Danville-Center Township Public Library - Danville F MCE (Text) 32604000207648 DCTPLD AD Fiction Available -
Flora-Monroe Township Public Library - Flora FIC MCE (Text) 50825010560026 Fiction Available -
Garrett Public Library FIC MCE (Text) 30010170577525 Fiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780385533416 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 287 p. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, c2010.

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Summary, etc.: Michael Beard is a Nobel prize-winning physicist whose best work is behind him. Trading on his reputation, he speaks for enormous fees, lends his name to the letterheads of renowned scientific institutions, and half-heartedly heads a government-backed initiative tackling global warming. While he coasts along in his professional life, Michael's personal life is another matter entirely. His fifth marriage is crumbling under the weight of his infidelities. But this time the tables are turned: His wife is having an affair, and Michael realizes he is still in love with her. When Michael's personal and professional lives begin to intersect in unexpected ways, an opportunity presents itself in the guise of an invitation to travel to New Mexico. Here is a chance for him to extricate himself from his marital problems, reinvigorate his career, and very possibly save the world from environmental disaster. Can a man who has made a mess of his life clean up the messes of humanity?
Subject: Middle aged men > Fiction.
Physicists > Fiction.
Nobel Prize winners > Fiction.
Marital conflict > Fiction.
Global warming > Prevention > Fiction.

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