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Dyschronia / Jennifer Mills.

By: Mills, Jennifer, 1977- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Sydney, NSW : Picador/Pan Macmillan Australia, 2018Copyright date: ©2018Description: 357 pages ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781760552206 (paperback).Subject(s): Climatic changes -- Fiction | Oracles -- Fiction | Visions -- Fiction | Small cities -- Fiction | Ocean -- Fiction | Australian fictionDDC classification: A823.4 Summary: An electrifying novel about an oracle. A small town. And the end of the world as we know it... One morning, the residents of a small coastal town somewhere in Australia wake to discover the sea has disappeared. One among them has been plagued by troubling visions of this cataclysm for years. Is she a prophet? Does she have a disorder that skews her perception of time? Or is she a gifted and compulsive liar? Oscillating between the future and the past, Dyschronia is a novel that tantalises and dazzles, as one woman's pescient nightmares become entangled with her town's uncertain fate. Blazing with questions of consciousness, trust, and destiny, this is a wildly imaginative and extraordinary novel from award-winning author Jennifer Mills.
List(s) this item appears in: Miles Franklin Literary Award 2019 Shortlist - Celebrating Australian Writing
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An electrifying novel about an oracle. A small town. And the end of the world as we know it... One morning, the residents of a small coastal town somewhere in Australia wake to discover the sea has disappeared. One among them has been plagued by troubling visions of this cataclysm for years. Is she a prophet? Does she have a disorder that skews her perception of time? Or is she a gifted and compulsive liar? Oscillating between the future and the past, Dyschronia is a novel that tantalises and dazzles, as one woman's pescient nightmares become entangled with her town's uncertain fate. Blazing with questions of consciousness, trust, and destiny, this is a wildly imaginative and extraordinary novel from award-winning author Jennifer Mills.

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