by Russell Hoban
Paperback, 235 pages, Indiana Univ Pr, List Price: $16.95 | purchase
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Describes Riddley Walker's attempt to understand the past and present of a world which continues to exist two thousand years after the ultimate catastrophe
February 23, 2010 When author John Wray is looking for an escape, he doesn't search for a world filled with giants and wands. Instead, he dives into Riddley Walker's post-apocalyptic England. Even this grim, mutant-filled world is riddled with surprising shocks of recognition.
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