The Resource Mr. penumbra's 24-hour bookstore : A Novel.
- Mr. penumbra's 24-hour bookstore : A Novel.
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- A Novel.
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- Robin Sloan
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- Mister Penumbra's twenty-four hour bookstore
- Mr. Penumbras 24-hour bookstore
- trueCodes (Communication)
- trueLiterary fiction
- trueWebsite designers
- Electronic books
- trueScience fiction
- trueWeb site designers
- trueSan Francisco, California
- trueSecret societies
- trueBooks and reading
- trueDisplaced workers
- trueGoogle (Firm)
- trueAdult books for young adults
- A gleeful and exhilarating tale of global conspiracy, complex code-breaking, high-tech data visualization, young love, rollicking adventure, and the secret to eternal life--mostly set in a hole-in-the-wall San Francisco bookstoreThe Great Recession has shuffled Clay Jannon out of his life as a San Francisco Web-design drone--and serendipity, sheer curiosity, and the ability to climb a ladder like a monkey has landed him a new gig working the night shift at Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore. But after just a few days on the job, Clay begins to realize that this store is even more curious than the name suggests. There are only a few customers, but they come in repeatedly and never seem to actually buy anything, instead "checking out" impossibly obscure volumes from strange corners of the store, all according to some elaborate, long-standing arrangement with the gnomic Mr. Penumbra. The store must be a front for something larger, Clay concludes, and soon he's..
- Alex Award, 2013.
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