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A painstakingly researched debut imagines the coming-of-age story of young Julia, whose world is thrown into upheaval when it is discovered that the Earth's rotation has suddenly begun to slow, posing a catastrophic threat to all life. A first novel. 100,000 first printing.
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres, Juvenile Fiction, Fiction + Literature Themes
Sub-Genre: Society + Social Issues, General, Literary Genres + Types of Novels
Author: Karen Thompson Walker
Street Date: January 5, 2013
Item Number (DPCI): 059-04-4040