Leonora Leo Is An Italian Asian American Teen Ager With A Rotten Attitude And A Genius IQ Thrown Out Of Twelve Schools And Fluent In As Many Languages, She S Sent To Live With Her Grandmother In The Philippines, Where She Spends All Her Time In A Computer Environment Called Apeiron A Parasitic Virtual Reality Program Which Drove Its Mad Creator To Dive Headlong Into A Gorge Only In Apeiron Can Leo Shed The Awkward Body Of An Adolescent Girl And Emerge In The Persona Of Fergus, The Warrior Only In Apeiron Can She Hobnob With Socrates And John Lennon But One Day The Only Boy She S Ever Liked Disappears, And Leo, In A Quest To Rescue Him, Finds Herself Lured Into The Program S Computer Generated Hell A Post Modern Tilt At Alice In Wonderland, A Computer Age Huckleberry Finn, Leo Fergusrules Is Above All The Story Of A Young Woman S Search For The Lost World Of Her Ancestors In A Society In Which Technology Has Replaced Community Arne Tangherlini Received His AB In History And Literature From Harvard And His MA From The Writing Seminars At Johns Hopkins University He Was A Teacher For Many Years Both In The Philippines And The United States And The Co Author Of Smart Kids How Academic Talents Are Nurtured And Developed In America Leo Fergusrulesrules Is A Fantastical Coming Of Age Story About A Brainy, Racially Mixed Teenage Girl Who Spends Much Of Her Spare Time In Her Bedroom, Jacked Into A Cyber Wonderland Called Apeiron This Computer Generated D World Is A Timeless Landscape, Home To A Historical Line Up Of Digitally Re Created Dignitaries, Such As Confucius, Julius Caesar And Napoleon She Also Encounters Relatives And Ancestors, Including Her Great Aunt, Who As A Young Woman Survives Being Shot By American Soldiers In The Philippine American War Other Dangers Include Pterodactyls With Giant Barbie Doll Bodies That Dump Guano And Screech, Nike, Guess, Benetton, Levi S Tommy, Tommy, Tommy Boy And A Child Steamrollering Zamboni That Is Operated By Gnomelike People And Has A Control Room Guarded By A Three Headed Dog Needless To Say, Leo Is A Trip A St Century Homage To The Works Of Argentine Poet And Author Jorge Luis Borges
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- 215 pages
- Arne Tangherlini
- 06 September 2018 Arne Tangherlini