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  • Solar (Vintage Books Canada) – Trade paperback (2011)
    by Ian McEwan

    Solar

    Trade paperback, Vintage Books Canada
    2011
    English
    352 pages

    ISBN: 0307399257
    ISBN-13: 9780307399250

    An engrossing, satirical and very funny new novel on climate change. Michael Beard is in his late fifties; bald, overweight, unprepossessing -- a Nobel Prize-winning physicist whose best work is behind him. Trading on his reputation, he speaks for enormous fees, lends his name to the letterheads of renowned scientific institutions and half-heartedly heads a government-backed initiative tackling global warming. An inveterate philanderer, Beard finds his fifth marriage floundering. But this time it is different: she is ... Show more

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