Zoology

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Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, May 8, 2007 - Fiction - 151 pages
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Zoology is the story of Henry Elinsky, a college flunk-out who takes a job at the Central Park Zoo and discovers that becoming an adult takes a lot more than just a weekly paycheck.


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User Review  - sunnycouger - LibraryThing

I feel kinda bad only giving this two stars because it wasn't bad, it just wasn't great. The basic premise is about a young boy who goes to NY to stay with his brother the summer after he's graduated ... Read full review

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User Review  - TheReadersCove - LibraryThing

Destiny, do we have control or is it just by accident? High school graduation is supposed to open the road to new beginnings. That’s what Henry Elinsky thought, but his first year at college was a ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
3
Section 2
32
Section 3
53
Section 4
78
Section 5
102
Section 6
121
Section 7
138
Section 8
146
Section 9
166
Section 10
182
Section 11
197
Section 12
231
Section 13
249
Section 14
277
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About the author (2007)

Ben Dolnick was born in 1982 and grew up in Chevy Chase, Maryland. He graduated from Columbia University, where he studied English and writing. He has worked as a zookeeper at the Central Park Zoo, a bookseller, a research assistant in an immunology lab, and a tutor. He currently lives in Brooklyn, New York. Zoology is his first novel.


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