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Angry Young Spaceman

Angry Young Spaceman

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Sam Breen, earthling, is pretty much standard issue for a recent college graduate. He's got a bad attitude, a massive student loan, and his eye on a snappy jetpack. So he does what any graduate of the class of 2959 would do: He signs up to teach English as a foreign language. Sam ends up on the underwater planet of Octavia, populated by eight-armed beings that have a voracious appetite for English ... and a few other things, as Sam discovers. But at the spaceport, someone steals his Speak-O-Matic translator, he gets into a barfight, and things go downhill - or underwater - from there. Still, Sam learns more than he teaches: from Mr. Zik, a singer of melancholy songs; from a robot named 9/3; and from Jinya, whose undulating tentacles make Sam forget all about human appendages.

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September 2001 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: Angry Young Spaceman
Author(s): Jim Munroe
ISBN: 1-56858-208-0 / 978-1-56858-208-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Four Walls Eight Windows
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