Just A Couple of Days

Just A Couple of Days

Streaming Audiobook - 2015
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Blip Korterly kicks off a game of graffiti tag on a local overpass by painting a simple phrase: "Uh-oh." An anonymous interlocutor writes back: "When?" Blip slyly answers: "Just a couple of days." But what happens in just a couple of days? Blip is arrested; his friend, Dr. Flake Fountain-a molecular biologist-is drafted into a shadow-government research project conducting experiments on humans. The virus being tested-cleverly called "the Pied Piper"-renders its victims incapable of symbolic capacity; that is, incapable of communication. Is this biological weaponry? What would happen if it were let loose on the world? Does a babbling populace pose a threat or provide an opportunity for social evolution? This novel's absurd, larger-than-life characters speak in exuberant prose that is as satirical as it is playful, as full of implications as it is full of mirth. It's no wonder Just a Couple of Days has become an underground cult classic
Publisher: [United States] : ListenUp Audiobooks : Made available through hoopla, 2015
Edition: Unabridged
ISBN: 9781942248361
Branch Call Number: eAudiobook hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 audio file (12hr., 24 min.)) : digital
Additional Contributors: hoopla digital


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