'A strange and joyous marvel' Richard Flanagan'Delightful...
Enchanting' Guardian'Spectacular' CultureflyA young man named Levi McAllister decides to build a coffin for his sister, Charlotte - who promptly runs for her life.
A water rat swims upriver in quest of the cloud god.
A fisherman named Karl hunts for tuna in partnership with a seal. And a father takes form from fire. The answers to these riddles are to be found in this tale of grief and love and the bonds of family, tracing a journey across the southern island that takes us full circle. SHORTLISTED FOR THE READINGS PRIZE FOR NEW AUSTRALIAN FICTION
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 240 pages
- Publisher: Atlantic Books
- Publication Date: 01/08/2019
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781786496294