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❂ [EPUB] ✺ Jon By George Saunders ➛ – American-classics.co From newyorkercomNoveletteKeywords Sex; Teen agers; Masturbation; Love Affairs; Science Fiction; Babies General; DeathStory about a boy Jon and a girl Carolyn who have lived their lives in a facility From newyorkercomNoveletteKeywords Sex; Teen agers; Masturbation; Love Affairs; Science Fiction; Babies General; DeathStory about a.

Boy Jon and a girl Carolyn who have lived their lives in a facility where they rate commercial items and are treated like celebrit.

Jon EpubBoy Jon and a girl Carolyn who have lived their lives in a facility where they rate commercial items and are treated like celebrit.

Kindle american classics.co ´ Jon MOBI ↠

Kindle american classics.co ´ Jon MOBI ↠ George Saunders was born December 2 1958 and raised on the south side of Chicago In 1981 he received a BS in Geophysical Engineering from Colorado School of Mines in Golden Colorado He worked at Radian International an environmental engineering firm in Rochester NY as a technical writer and geophysical engineer from 1989 to 1996 He has also worked in Sumatra on an oil exploration geophysi

10 thoughts on “Jon

  1. Lynai Lynai says:

    Kindle american classics.co ´ Jon MOBI ↠ Jon EpubThis is a story about a young man teenager? inside a facility where he and other young people are implanted with microchips and are given the task to rate and review certain products in exchange for a lavish lifestyle He gets a girl pregnant the girl wanted to get out of the facility and Jon is torn between following the love of his life to an uncertain world and remaining in the luxury of his comfort zoneWhat immediately caught my attention was George Saund


  2. Anthony Panegyres Anthony Panegyres says:

    Kindle american classics.co ´ Jon MOBI ↠ Jon EpubFantastic satirical work on consumerist identity and the human condition A sci fi gem that demands reading Funny witty insightful


  3. Ellice Ellice says:

    Kindle american classics.co ´ Jon MOBI ↠ Jon EpubThis is not a novel but a lengthy short story published in The New Yorker As usual George Saunders creates a world that is both disturbingly different from ours and yet still incredibly familiar He tells a compelling tale of two young people who make hard decisions in hopes of finding themselves Really great


  4. Natasha Vag Natasha Vag says:

    Kindle american classics.co ´ Jon MOBI ↠ Jon EpubSet in a marketing dystopia Teenagers live in a pristine facility where all they do is assess new commercial products Fed a diet of soothing drugs to keep them happy and productive they are treated like minor celebrities Moreover they are fitted with microchips that play advertisements in their heads These ads substitute for their memories—possibly provi


  5. Justine Justine says:

    Kindle american classics.co ´ Jon MOBI ↠ Jon Epub4 Stars out of 5 Stars Really bummed just wrote out a detailed review and a glitch caused it not to post Maybe I'll get around to re writing it but that's always frustrating Here's a recap Loved the characters and sympathized with all the narrator the wife and even someone in an authorative position something not common for a George Saunders story where the authority is usually just a bunch of laughable idiots Loved the concept of the dystopia a society where young adults live in product testing facilities and can wear high end fashion indulge in decadent feasts and can achieve celebrity status and even get happiness injected into them on a daily basis A society where freedom is of an illusion where joy and wonder for the world is gone and where your feelings can only be expressed through commercials The dilemma Why leave? Especially when yo


  6. Sayantan Ghosh Sayantan Ghosh says:

    Kindle american classics.co ´ Jon MOBI ↠ Jon Epubwhat is wrong with taking a chance even if that chance has horns and hoofs This is my favorite line in the story and this line also sums up what George Saunders wants to achieve with his writing every time he picks up the pen 'Jon' is a love story which is as much about loving someone and growing up as about the horrors of innovation technology and everything else that the future has in store for us Or maybe we are in the future already


  7. Hachton Hachton says:

    Kindle american classics.co ´ Jon MOBI ↠ Jon EpubThis story was really out there and kept me interested Just like Joyce's where are you going where have you been it covers the timeles


  8. Sean Sean says:

    Kindle american classics.co ´ Jon MOBI ↠ Jon EpubOne word Fantastic The world is so specific and insightful I feel like I have read an entire book I want to keep reading but I am satisfied with the end A great commentary on materialism and loveThis is the best short story that I have ever read


  9. Joel Joel says:

    Kindle american classics.co ´ Jon MOBI ↠ Jon EpubHeartbreaking in the classic vein of eg Flowers for Algernon


  10. Marsmannix Marsmannix says:

    Kindle american classics.co ´ Jon MOBI ↠ Jon EpubI read this story the year it came out and it has stayed with me ever sincethis is AMAZING piece of fictioni can see it actually happening too


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