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The wallcreeper: a novel

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Nell Zink's acclaimed first novel about an American couple living in Germany who become eco-terrorists.The novel that made Nell Zink an international literary sensation, The Wallcreeper tells the story of a bird-loving American couple that moves to Europe and becomes, essentially, eco-terrorists. In between is some hilarious writing about marriage, love, fidelity, Europe, and saving the earth.
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Grouping Title wallcreeper
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Grouping Category book
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display_description "Nell Zink's debut novel follows a downwardly mobile secretary from Philadelphia who marries an ambitious soon-to-be-expat pharmaceutical researcher in hopes that she will never work again. They end up in Germany, where it turns out that her new husband is tougher, sneakier, more sincere, more contradictory, and smarter than she is; she'd naturally thought it was impossible. Life becomes complicated with affairs, birding, and eco-terrorism. Bad things happen, yet they stagger through, clinging to each other from a safe distance. Eventually our heroine commences building a life of her own, in imitation of her husband, one soggy brick at a time."--
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subject_facet Bird watching -- Fiction, Europe -- Fiction, Husband and wife -- Fiction
title_display The wallcreeper : a novel
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