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The bone clocks

Author: David Mitchell
Publisher: London : Sceptre, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A vast, intricate novel that weaves six narratives and spans from 1984 to the 2030s about a secret war between a cult of soul-decanters and a small group of vigilantes called the Night Shift who try to take them down. An up-all-night story that fluently mixes the super-natural, sci-fi, horror, social satire, and hearbreaking realism"--
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Genre/Form: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
Fantasy fiction
Science fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Mitchell
ISBN: 9780340921609 0340921609 9780340921616 0340921617 9781473604889 1473604885
OCLC Number: 883460426
Awards: Long-listed for Man Booker Prize 2014 (UK)
Long-listed for Folio Prize 2015 (UK)
Long-listed for Man Booker Prize for Fiction 2014
Description: 595 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: David Mitchell.

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