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The Age of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker
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Apr 22, 2012

really liked it
bookshelves: apocalypse_dystopia, ebooks, read_in_2012, youngadult
Read from August 19 to 20, 2012

The Age of Miracles is an interesting combination of stories. On one hand, it's a pretty crazy apocalyptic story, and has some of the bleakness of Nevil Shute's On the Beach. On the other, it is a depressing coming of age story. The writing is slow-paced, but the creeping dread that pervades through the book makes this slow ride worthwhile.

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