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Tell the machine goodnight

Author: Katie Williams
Publisher: Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2018.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Center Point Large Print editionView all editions and formats
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"Pearl is a happiness technician whose teenaged son Rhett seems to find greater satisfaction in being unhappy. Told from an alternating cast of characters from within Pearl and Rhett's world, this story about relationships and the ways they can surprise and define us illuminates our national obsession with positive psychology, our reliance on quick fixes and technology"--
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Psychological fiction
Domestic fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katie Williams
ISBN: 9781683249450 1683249453
OCLC Number: 1043306203
Notes: Regular print version previously published by: Riverhead Books.
Description: 335 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Katie Williams.

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"Pearl is a happiness technician whose teenaged son Rhett seems to find greater satisfaction in being unhappy. Told from an alternating cast of characters from within Pearl and Rhett's world, this story about relationships and the ways they can surprise and define us illuminates our national obsession with positive psychology, our reliance on quick fixes and technology"--

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