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The Year Of The Flood

The Year Of The Flood

By the author of The Handmaid’s Tale and Alias Grace

The sun brightens in the east, reddening the blue-grey haze that marks the distant ocean. The vultures roosting on the hydro poles fan out their wings to dry them. the air smells faintly of burning. The waterless flood – a man-made plague – has ended the world.

But two young women have survived: Ren, a young dancer trapped where she worked, in an upmarket sex club (the cleanest dirty girls in town); and Toby, who watches and waits from her rooftop garden. Is anyone else out there?
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IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, 2011

Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Modern & Contemporary Fiction (post C 1945)

On Sale: 29th August 2013

Price: £9.99

ISBN-13: 9780349004075

Reviews

Prescient and inventive
Tracy-Ann Oberman

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