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    • I Hate the Internet

    • By: Jarett Kobek
    • Narrated by: Kathryn Merry
    • Length: 8 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Set in the San Francisco of 2013, I Hate the Internet offers a hilarious and obscene portrayal of life among the victims of the digital boom. As billions of tweets fuel the city's gentrification and the human wreckage piles up, a group of friends suffers the consequences of being useless in a new world that despises the pointless and unprofitable. In his first full-length novel, Jarett Kobek tackles the pressing questions of our moment.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Future Won't Be Long

    • A Novel
    • By: Jarett Kobek
    • Narrated by: Michael Crouch, Lauren Fortgang
    • Length: 17 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
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    When Adeline, a wealthy art student, chances upon a young man from the Midwest known only as Baby in a shady East Village squat, the two begin a fiery friendship that propels them through a decade of New York life. In the apartments and bars of downtown Manhattan to the infamous nightclub The Limelight, Adeline is Baby's guardian angel, introducing him to a city not yet overrun by gentrification. They live through an era of New York punctuated by the deaths of Warhol, Basquiat, Wojnarowicz, and Tompkins Square Park.

    Regular price: $35.00

    • Ich hasse dieses Internet: Ein nützlicher Roman

    • By: Jarett Kobek
    • Narrated by: Christian Ulmen
    • Length: 8 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
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    San Francisco: Eine Gruppe von Freunden kollidiert hart mit der digitalen Gegenwart. Adeline hat nach einer unbedachten Äußerung zu Beyoncé und Rihanna einen Shitstorm am Hals, und Ellen findet sich nackt im Netz. Die Kampfzone hat sich verschoben, und wir selbst haben die Munition geliefert: Warum geben wir unsere Daten her? Machen Apple und Google zu den mächtigsten Playern der Welt?

    Regular price: $13.38