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Friend of the Earth, a (2000) [Novel]
by T.C. (Thomas Coraghessan) Boyle Rating: Weighted - 5.6 / Average - 5.0 of 10 (3 votes) (Rate!)
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It is the year 2025. Global warming is a reality. The biosphere has collapsed and most mammals not to mention fish, birds, and frogs are extinct. Tyrone Tierwater is eking out a bleak living in southern California, managing a pop star's private menagerie that "only a mother could love" scruffy hyenas, jackals, warthogs, and three down-at-the-mouth lions.

It wasn't always like this for Ty. Once he was a passionate environmentalist, so committed to saving the earth that he became an eco-terrorist and, ultimately, a convicted felon. As a member of the radical group Earth Forever!, he unwittingly endangered both his daughter Sierra and his wife Andrea. Now, just when he's trying to survive in a world torn by obdurate storms and winnowing drought, Andrea comes back into his life.

Original title: A Friend of the Earth
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionScience FictionSocial Criticism
FictionGeneral FictionHumorSatire
FictionScience FictionBleak FuturesEcological Disasters

Edition #1: Friend of the Earth, a

Friend of the Earth, a (2000)
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Language: English

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Friend of the Earth, a (2000)

ISBN: 0141002050

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