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CHARLIE JANE ANDERS-The City in the Middle of the Night
Tuesday, February 19 at 7pm
CHARLIE JANE ANDERS
speaking & signing
The City in the Middle of the Night
ABOUT THE CITY IN THE MIDDLE OF THE NIGHT
The nationally bestselling author of All the Birds in the Sky delivers a brilliant new novel set in a hauntingly strange future
January is a dying planet —divided between a permanently frozen darkness on one side, and blazing endless sunshine on the other. Humanity clings to life, spread across two archaic cities built in the sliver of habitable dusk.
But life inside the cities is just as dangerous as the uninhabitable wastelands outside.
Sophie, a student and reluctant revolutionary, is supposed to be dead, after being exiled into the night. Saved only by forming an unusual bond with the enigmatic beasts who roam the ice, Sophie vows to stay hidden from the world, hoping she can heal.
But fate has other plans —and Sophie's ensuing odyssey and the ragtag family she finds will change the entire world.
ABOUT CHARLIE JANE ANDERS
CHARLIE JANE ANDERS is the former editor-in-chief of io9.com, the popular Gawker Media site devoted to science fiction and fantasy. Her debut novel, All the Birds in the Sky, won the Nebula Award for Best Novel and was a Hugo Award finalist. Her story, "Six Months, Three Days" won a Hugo Award. She has also had fiction published by McSweeney's, Lightspeed, and ZYZZYVA. Her journalism has appeared in Salon, the Wall Street Journal, Mother Jones, and many other outlets.
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