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Author Wall, Roger, 1955- author.

Title During-the-event : a novel / Roger Wall.

Publication Info. Fairbanks, AK : University of Alaska Press, [2019]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Fiction, Science Fiction    SF WALL,R    Available
1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library On Order.
Description 212 pages ; 23 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Permafrost book prize
Permafrost Prize series.
Summary In the near future, climate change has ravaged the United States, leading the government to overcorrect through culls and relocation. Those who survive the mandated destruction are herded into "habitable production zones," trading their freedom for illusions of security. The few who escape learn quickly that the key to survival is to stay hidden in the corners of the country. For seventeen years, During-the-Event, or D.E., has lived free in a pastoral life with his grandfather in North Dakota. But when death reaches their outpost. D.E. is forced on a journey that will change his life--and reveal surprises about his past.
Awards Permafrost Prize, 2018
Subject Despair -- Fiction.
Self-actualization (Psychology) -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Dystopian fiction.
Psychological fiction.
Other Form: Online version: Wall, Roger, 1955- During-the-event. Fairbanks, AK : University of Alaska Press, [2019] 9781602233836 (DLC) 2018030477
ISBN 9781602233829 paperback ; alkaline paper
1602233829 paperback ; alkaline paper
9781602233836 electronic book

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