The Anthropocene Reviewed (Hardback)John Green (author)
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Inspired by Green’s phenomenally popular podcast of the same name, this eclectic collection of beautifully crafted essays touches on everything from spherical bacteria to Taco Bell breakfast menus – all linked by their relevance to this current, Anthropocene age.
A deeply moving and insightful collection of personal essays from #1 bestselling author John Green, adapted from his critically acclaimed podcast.
The Anthropocene is the current geological age, in which human activity has profoundly shaped the planet and its biodiversity. In this remarkable symphony of essays adapted and expanded from his groundbreaking podcast, John Green reviews different facets of the human-centered planet - from the QWERTY keyboard and Staphylococcus aureus to the Taco Bell breakfast menu - on a five-star scale.
Complex and rich with detail, The Anthropocene Reviewed has been praised as 'observations that double as exercises in memoiristic empathy.' John Green's gift for storytelling shines throughout this artfully curated collection that includes both beloved essays and all-new pieces exclusive to the book.
Publisher: Ebury Publishing
Number of pages: 304
Weight: 422 g
Dimensions: 222 x 144 x 29 mm
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This was an absolutely fantastic reading experience. Some of the reviews were emotional and serious but there were also many joyful and funny moments. I was comforted by many of the essays, I was impressed by the... More
“Fantastic and thought provoking”
Hilarious at points and heartbreaking at others the books is a pleasure to read. The short chapters make it a perfect book to pick up and put down. Green encourages you to look at the world from the epic to the... More
“Fantastic and thought provoking.”
Hilarious at point and heartbreaking at others the books is a pleasure to read. The short chapters make it a perfect book to pick up and put down. Green encourages you to look at the world from the epic to the mundane... More
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