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Station eleven : a novel

Author: Emily St John Mandel
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"An audacious, darkly glittering novel about art, fame, and ambition set in the eerie days of civilization's collapse, from the author of three highly acclaimed previous novels. One snowy night a famous Hollywood actor slumps over and dies onstage during a production of King Lear. Hours later, the world as we know it begins to dissolve. Moving back and forth in time-from the actor's early days as a film star to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Adventure stories
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Mandel, Emily St. John, 1979-
Station eleven.
New York : Knopf, 2014
(OCoLC)883283858
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Emily St John Mandel
ISBN: 9780804172448 0804172447 9781447268963 1447268962 9781447268970 1447268970 9780385353304 0385353308
OCLC Number: 966212904
Awards: Winner of The Arthur C. Clarke Award 2015 (UK)
Short-listed for British Fantasy Award Best Horror Novel 2015 (UK)
Long-listed for Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction 2015 (UK)
Description: 333 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Station 11
Responsibility: Emily St. John Mandel.
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