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Beaufort - Hilton Head Branch FIC FOX (Text) 0530004726473 Adult Fiction Collection Available -

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  • ISBN: 1892391856
  • ISBN: 9781892391858
  • Physical Description: 282 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: San Francisco : Tachyon Pub., 2009.

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"A witty tribute to Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451, this surreal, futuristic narrative explores the highly topical relationships between obesity, government health care, pop culture, and body image. In a world where chocolate is worth more than cocaine on the black market, government-sanctioned vigilantes known as Good Humor Men patrol the streets, seeking to immolate all fattening food products as illegal contraband and summarily cancel the health insurance of any offenders"--Publisher's description.
Subject: Anorexia > Fiction.
Obesity > Fiction.
Genre: Science fiction.

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