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Author: Jonathan Miles
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On Thanksgiving Day a freegan couple living off the grid in Manhattan, a once prominent linguist struggling with midlife, and a New Jersey debt-collection magnate with a second chance at getting things right randomly and briefly collide as the weight of their desires ultimately undoes each of them, leaving them to pick up the pieces from what's left behind.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Humorous fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Miles
ISBN: 9780547352206 0547352204
OCLC Number: 829739493
Notes: "A novel"--Jacket.
Description: 389 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Jonathan Miles.

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On Thanksgiving Day a freegan couple living off the grid in Manhattan, a once prominent linguist struggling with midlife, and a New Jersey debt-collection magnate with a second chance at getting things right randomly and briefly collide as the weight of their desires ultimately undoes each of them, leaving them to pick up the pieces from what's left behind.

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