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The Resource Jennifer Government : a novel, by Max Barry

Jennifer Government : a novel, by Max Barry

Label
Jennifer Government : a novel
Title
Jennifer Government
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Max Barry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Barry's twisted, hilarious vision of the near future, the world is run by giant American corporations and employees take the last name of the companies they work for. Hot on the trail of John Nike, an executive from the land of Marketing, is an agent Jennifer Government, the consumer watchdog from hell
Summary
In a corporate-governed future world where people take the last names of the companies they work for, Hack Nike tries to get out of a contract that requires him to shoot teenagers and finds himself pursued by a government agent
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2003.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2003
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2003.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
010075
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barry, Max
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
480
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Capitalism
  • Capitalism
Target audience
adult
Label
Jennifer Government : a novel, by Max Barry
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm49285531
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
321 pages
Isbn
9780385507592
Lccn
2002019436
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)49285531
Label
Jennifer Government : a novel, by Max Barry
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm49285531
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
321 pages
Isbn
9780385507592
Lccn
2002019436
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)49285531

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