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    Wages of Genius (Paperback) By (author) Gregory Mone


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    DescriptionMeet Edward, a twenty-six year old self-proclaimed genius, and peddler of the modern scientific history of nothing. Edward leaves graduate school with his theories in tow, and lands an entry-level job at an innovative new company. Although he's not sure exactly what the company does, Edward believes that with his keen mind and original ideas he will revolutionize everything from cubicle culture to the global marketplace. Comically unaware of his own irrelevance, Edward spends long hours thinking too much, contributing too little, and falling asleep at his desk with alarming frequency until a raucous confrontation alters his life forever. Told in Edward's endearing, delusional voice, The Wages of Genius is a hilarious and touching portrait of a hapless young man with poor judgment, bad luck, and the best of intentions. Gregory Mone's debut novel about the pursuit of Einsteinian greatness is seriously funny and curiously heartwarming at the same time.

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    Wages of Genius
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Gregory Mone
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 208
    Width: 137 mm
    Height: 216 mm
    Thickness: 23 mm
    Weight: 386 g
    ISBN 13: 9780786713271
    ISBN 10: 0786713275

    BIC E4L: GEN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F1.1
    BIC subject category V2: FA
    DC21: 813.6
    BISAC V2.8: FIC000000
    Thema V1.0: FBA
    Edition statement
    Carroll & Graf Publishers Inc
    Imprint name
    Carroll & Graf Publishers Inc
    Publication date
    24 May 2004
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Review quote
    "Mone's debut is both humorous and prophetic."