Richard W Fronapfel Jr
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- A Novel of Silicon Valley
- By: Rob Reid
- Narrated by: Sean Kenin, January LaVoy, Felicia Day, and others
- Length: 22 hrs and 5 mins
Meet Phluttr - a diabolically addictive new social network and a villainess, heroine, enemy, and/or bestie to millions. Phluttr has ingested every fact and message ever sent to, from, and about her innumerable users. Her capabilities astound her makers - and they don't even know the tenth of it. But what's the purpose of this stunning creation? Is it a front for something even darker and more powerful than the NSA?
Great book with great performances!
- By Amazon Kunde on 08-11-17
All-too-real commentary on web culture
If you could sum up After On in three words, what would they be?
Irreverent, Confident, (wildly) Entertaining
What was one of the most memorable moments of After On?
Rob Reid grabs you from page 1...inviting you on a ride that's both sobering and laugh-out-loud funny
Have you listened to any of the narrators’s other performances before? How does this one compare?
Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?
Yes, but sadly, I couldn't do it in one sitting, but it is a remarkably engaging read
Any additional comments?
I was fortunate to read Mr. Reid's achingly funny and charming Year Zero last year, so I've been anxiously awaiting this one. What I found was a more confident, patient story teller who wasn't just about entertaining, but leading the reader on a journey...the irreverent humor is still there, and I laughed audibly and often, but I felt that I had witnessed an amazing maturation...I think this will thrust Mr. Reid more firmly into the national (and international) consciousness!
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