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Author: Edan Lepucki
Publisher: London : Abacus, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The sunshine state lies in darkness. Los Angeles is in ruins, left to the angels now. And the world Cal and Frida have always known is gone. Cal and Frida have left the crumbling city of Los Angeles far behind them. They now live in a shack in the wilderness, working side-by-side to make their days tolerable despite the isolation and hardships they face. Consumed by fear of the future and mourning for a past they  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dystopias
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edan Lepucki
ISBN: 9780349139470 0349139474
OCLC Number: 921988928
Notes: Originally published: London: Little, Brown, 2014.
Description: 394 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Edan Lepucki.

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A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER'In her arresting debut novel, Edan Lepucki conjures a lush, intricate, deeply disturbing vision of the future, then masterfully exploits its dramatic possibilities'  Read more...

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What makes Lepucki's vision so unsettling is its total plausibility...California has contemporary American politics clearly in its sights. -- Patrick Flanery * Times Literary Supplement * Lepucki Read more...

 
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