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JPod, signed special edition

£14.99

Product description

Ethan Jarlewski and five co-workers whose surnames end in 'J' are bureaucratically marooned in JPod. JPod is a no-escape architectural limbo on the fringes of a massive Vancouver game design company. The six workers daily confront the forces that define our era: global piracy, boneheaded marketing staff, people smuggling, the rise of China, marijuana grow-ops, Jeff Probst, and the ashes of the 1990s financial tech dream. JPod's universe is amoral and shameless. The characters are products of their era even as they're creating it. Everybody in Ethan's life inhabits a moral grey zone. Nobody is exempt, not even his seemingly straitlaced parents or Coupland himself. Full of word games, visual jokes and sideways jabs, this book throws a sharp, pointed lawn dart into the heart of contemporary life.

The book is signed and comes in a box with a limited edition JPod figure.

Hard back book in box. The box shows some signs of wear but is in generally good condition. The figure and book are both in very good condition with no damage or marks to the cover or pages.

Item details

Author(s):
Coupland, Douglas
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2006
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0747586772
ISBN-13:
9780747586777
Number of pages:
448
Publisher:
Bloomsbury
Title:
JPod, signed special edition

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Ethan Jarlewski and five co-workers whose surnames end in 'J' are bureaucratically marooned in JPod. JPod is a no-escape architectural limbo on the fringes of a massive Vancouver game design company. The six workers daily confront the forces that define our era: global piracy, boneheaded marketing staff, people smuggling, the rise of China, marijuana grow-ops, Jeff Probst, and the ashes of the 1990s financial tech dream. JPod's universe is amoral and shameless. The characters are products of their era even as they're creating it. Everybody in Ethan's life inhabits a moral grey zone. Nobody is exempt, not even his seemingly straitlaced parents or Coupland himself. Full of word games, visual jokes and sideways jabs, this book throws a sharp, pointed lawn dart into the heart of contemporary life.

The book is signed and comes in a box with a limited edition JPod figure.

Hard back book in box. The box shows some signs of wear but is in generally good condition. The figure and book are both in very good condition with no damage or marks to the cover or pages.

Author(s):
Coupland, Douglas
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2006
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0747586772
ISBN-13:
9780747586777
Number of pages:
448
Publisher:
Bloomsbury
Title:
JPod, signed special edition

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