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After the lights go out / Lili Wilkinson.

By: Wilkinson, Lili, 1981-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Sydney, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2018Copyright date: ©2018Description: 326 pages ; 21 cm.ISBN: 9781760297299 (paperback).Subject(s): Survival -- Juvenile fiction | Premiers' Reading Challenge : 9-10 | Youth fiction | Electromagnetic pulse -- Juvenile fiction | End of the world -- Juvenile fiction | Australian fiction | Families | Mining districts | Survivalism | Young adult fiction | Young adult fiction | Australian fiction | Survivalism -- Juvenile fiction | Families -- Juvenile fiction | Mining districts -- Juvenile fiction | Dystopias | Families -- Teen fictionDDC classification: A823.4 Summary: Seventeen-year-old Pru Palmer lives with her twin sisters, Grace and Blythe, and their father, Rick, on the outskirts of an isolated mining community. The Palmers are doomsday preppers. They have a bunker filled with non-perishable food and a year's worth of water. One day while Rick is at the mine, the power goes out. At the Palmers' house, and in the town. All communication is cut. No one knows why. It doesn't take long for everything to unravel. In town, supplies run out and people get desperate. The sisters decide to keep their bunker a secret. The world is different; the rules are different. Survival is everything, and family comes first.
List(s) this item appears in: Inky Awards 2019 - Aussie Teens' Favourite YA Reads | Children's Book Council of Australia Awards 2019 | Davitt Awards 2019 - Australian Women Crime Writers
Item type Current location Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode Item reserves
Junior St Albans Library (DIY)
Teenage Fiction T WILK Available IA2024832
Junior Keilor Library
Teenage Fiction T WILK Available IA2024834
Junior Deer Park Library
Teenage Fiction T WILK Available IA2024833
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Seventeen-year-old Pru Palmer lives with her twin sisters, Grace and Blythe, and their father, Rick, on the outskirts of an isolated mining community. The Palmers are doomsday preppers. They have a bunker filled with non-perishable food and a year's worth of water. One day while Rick is at the mine, the power goes out. At the Palmers' house, and in the town. All communication is cut. No one knows why. It doesn't take long for everything to unravel. In town, supplies run out and people get desperate. The sisters decide to keep their bunker a secret. The world is different; the rules are different. Survival is everything, and family comes first.

14+ years.

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