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Author Mastai, Elan, author.

Title All our wrong todays : a novel / Elan Mastai.

Publication Info. New York, New York : Dutton, [2017]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Bourbonnais PL Adult Fiction - BDBB-2  F MAS    AVAILABLE
 Bradley PL Adult Fiction - BRBB-2  FIC MAS    AVAILABLE
 Byron PL Adult Fiction - BYLY-14  FIC MAS    AVAILABLE
 Charles B. Phillips PL Adult Fiction - CPBB-3  F MASTAI    AVAILABLE
 Coal City PL Adult Fiction - CCBB-2  SF MASTA    AVAILABLE
 DeKalb PL Adult Science Fiction - DKLY-12  SF MAS    AVAILABLE
 East Moline PL Adult Science Fiction-Fantasy - EMPG-6  SF MAS    AVAILABLE
 Galena PL Adult Fiction - GALY-13  FIC MAS    AVAILABLE
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1 copy being processed for River Valley DL Adult Fiction - RVLG-7.
Description 373 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Summary "There's no such thing as the life you're "supposed" to have ... You know the future that people in the 1950s imagined we'd have? Well, it happened. In Tom Barren's 2016, humanity thrives in a techno-utopian paradise of flying cars, moving sidewalks, and moon bases, where avocados never go bad and punk rock never existed. because it wasn't necessary. Except Tom just can't seem to find his place in this dazzling, idealistic world, and that's before his life gets turned upside down. Utterly blindsided by an accident of fate, Tom makes a rash decision that drastically changes not only his own life but the very fabric of the universe itself. In a time-travel mishap, Tom finds himself stranded in our 2016, what we think of as the real world. For Tom, our normal reality seems like a dystopian wasteland. But when he discovers wonderfully unexpected versions of his family, his career, and--maybe, just maybe--his soul mate, Tom has a decision to make. Does he fix the flow of history, bringing his utopian universe back into existence, or does he try to forge a new life in our messy, unpredictable reality? Tom's search for the answer takes him across countries, continents, and timelines in a quest to figure out, finally, who he really is and what his future--our future--is supposed to be. All Our Wrong Todays is about the versions of ourselves that we shed and grow into over time. It is a story of friendship and family, of unexpected journeys and alternate paths, and of love in its multitude of forms. Filled with humor and heart, and saturated with insight and intelligence and a mind-bending talent for invention, this novel signals the arrival of a major talent"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Young men -- Fiction.
Reality -- Fiction.
Self-realization -- Fiction.
FICTION / Literary.
FICTION / Family Life.
Reality. (OCoLC)fst01091244
Self-realization. (OCoLC)fst01111892
Time travel. (OCoLC)fst01151176
Utopias. (OCoLC)fst01163359
Young men. (OCoLC)fst01183263
Genre/Form Time-travel fiction.
Psychological fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
Utopian fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
Psychological fiction. (OCoLC)fst01726481
Other Form: Online version: Mastai, Elan. All our wrong todays New York : Dutton, 2017 9781101985144 (DLC) 2016024489
ISBN 9781101985137 (hardback)
1101985135 (hardback)

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