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The Dog Stars (Paperback)

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    A San Francisco Chronicle and Atlantic Monthly Best Book of the Year

    Hig somehow survived the flu pandemic that killed everyone he knows. Now his wife is gone, his friends are dead, and he lives in the hangar of a small ......more

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A San Francisco Chronicle and Atlantic Monthly Best Book of the Year

Hig somehow survived the flu pandemic that killed everyone he knows. Now his wife is gone, his friends are dead, and he lives in the hangar of a small abandoned airport with his dog, Jasper, and a mercurial, gun-toting misanthrope named Bangley.

But when a random transmission beams through the radio of his 1956 Cessna, the voice ignites a hope deep inside him that a better life exists outside their tightly controlled perimeter. Risking everything, he flies past his point of no return and follows its static-broken trail, only to find something that is both better and worse than anything he could ever hope for.

Peter Heller holds an MFA from the Iowa Writersí Workshop in both fiction and poetry. An award-winning adventure writer and longtime contributor to NPR, Heller is a contributing editor at Outside magazine, Menís Journal, and National Geographic Adventure, and a regular contributor to Bloomberg Businessweek. He is also the author of several nonfiction books, including Kook, The Whale Warriors, and Hell or High Water: Surviving Tibetís Tsangpo River. He lives in Denver, Colorado.

Author:
Heller, Peter
Audience:
General/trade
Edition Detail:
Reprint
Format:
Paperback
Pages:
319
Language:
English
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Publish Date:
05/07/2013
Copyright Year:
2013
ISBN:
9780307950475
Height:
8.0 in
Wdth:
5.25 in
Thickness:
0.75 in
Unit weight:
0.55 lb
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