The Zookeeper: A Novel

The Zookeeper: A Novel

by Alex MacLennan
     
 

At 34 years old, Sam Metcalfe’s life looks pretty complete, even to himself. He has a good, solid job as a zookeeper in Washington, D.C. where he cares for the primates and one ageing curmudgeon of a father figure, Jack Kinsely. At home Sam is equally the “keeper” for his nuclear family that includes his business-like mother, ambitious sister, and

Overview

At 34 years old, Sam Metcalfe’s life looks pretty complete, even to himself. He has a good, solid job as a zookeeper in Washington, D.C. where he cares for the primates and one ageing curmudgeon of a father figure, Jack Kinsely. At home Sam is equally the “keeper” for his nuclear family that includes his business-like mother, ambitious sister, and adolescent nephew. Sam’s best friend Laurel has been there for him since late childhood and the super handsome Tim McAllister is a local newscaster who has recently started dating Sam.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781555839369
Publisher:
Alyson Books
Publication date:
05/01/2006
Series:
125 Brain Games Series
Pages:
344
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.60(d)

Meet the Author

Alex Maclennan has lived in Maryland, San Francisco, Provincetown, and currently resides in Washington DC. He graduated from University of Maryland, and received his MFA from American University. This novel was inpsired during his time as an employee at t

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