Jones, Tanya – Fracking Up

Price: was £6.95 – for limited time only now £4.95
Blackly comic novel about shale gas extraction using hydraulic fracturing. New and signed to title page by author.
Size:8vo – over 7¾ – 9¾ tall
Published by: The Crystal Bard Press
Year: 2012
Edition: First Edition
ISBN: 9781905733170
Product no: 133338
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  • […] One afternoon last summer I was sitting on a rock in the middle of the Dreisdam river in southwest Germany. The family was on a camping holiday in Freiburg im Breisgau, and my son Rory and I had gone down to the river, like many of the locals, to read, with our feet pleasantly cooled by the babbling water. But I’d left my book on the bank; I had a lot of thinking to do. It was one of the first days in nearly two years that I hadn’t written the word ‘fracking’, mostly because I hadn’t written anything at all that day. Since the news had emerged of the granting of a petroleum licence for Fermanagh, where I live, to Tamboran Resources, a licence with an integral work programme including the fracking of two shale gas wells, I’d been very busy.  As one of the first members of the Fermanagh Fracking Awareness Network (FFAN) I had taken on the dual roles of editing its website,, which in practice meant writing almost all of its articles, and of legal co-ordinator, which involved lots of research, more writing, and plenty of Freedom of Information requests. I’d even written a book called Fracking Up. […]