''Glory Lane'' is a novel by Creator/AlanDeanFoster. It is a very strange book. An alien, a punk, a nerd, and a valley girl team up to save the universe by keeping an EmpathicWeapon out of the hands of evil aliens. Along the way, they meet strange new lifeforms. And Neanderthals.
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!! This novel provides examples of:
* PretenderDiss: Punk rock guy Seeth points out you can always tell the posers by their nice shoes.
* TheReveal: Foster does quite a good job of concealing through most of the book that [[spoiler: the punk and nerd are brothers]].
* TheUnfrozenCavemanLawyer: Seeth fits in much better in space than he ever did on Earth.
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