|奖励：||Winner of Australian Independent Booksellers Indie Awards: Fiction 2011.
Shortlisted for Miles Franklin Literary Award 2011.
Shortlisted for Nielsen BookData Booksellers Choice Award 2011.
|描述：||264 p. ; 24 cm.|
It is 1919. The Great War has ended, but the Spanish flu epidemic is raging through Australia. Schools are closed, state borders are guarded by armed men and train travel is severely restricted. There are rumours it is the end of the world.