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By Sarah Perry

Longlisted for the father or mother First publication Award

Winner of the East Anglian booklet of the yr Award 2014

One sizzling summer's day, John Cole makes a decision to go away his existence at the back of.

He shuts up the bookstore nobody ever involves and drives out of London. whilst his vehicle breaks down and he turns into misplaced on an remoted street, he is going trying to find support, and stumbles into the grounds of a grand yet dilapidated condo.

Its citizens welcome him with open hands - yet there's extra to this unusual neighborhood than meets the attention. all of them recognize him via identify, they've ready a room for him, and declare to were looking ahead to him all alongside.

As nights and days go John reveals himself drawn right into a baffling menagerie. there's Hester, their matriarchal, controlling host; Alex and Claire, siblings choked with child-like ask yourself and delusions; the mercurial Eve; Elijah - a faithless former preacher haunted by way of the Bible; and chain-smoking Walker, wreathed in smoke and hostility. who're those humans? And what do they intend for John?

Elegant, lightly sinister and psychologically advanced, After Me Comes The Flood is a haunting and hypnotic debut novel through a super new voice.

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After Me Comes the Flood

Longlisted for the dad or mum First publication Award

Winner of the East Anglian e-book of the yr Award 2014

One sizzling summer's day, John Cole comes to a decision to depart his lifestyles in the back of.

He shuts up the bookstall not anyone ever involves and drives out of London. while his automobile breaks down and he turns into misplaced on an remoted highway, he is going searching for support, and stumbles into the grounds of a grand yet dilapidated condo.

Its citizens welcome him with open palms - yet there's extra to this unusual neighborhood than meets the attention. all of them understand him by means of identify, they've ready a room for him, and declare to were looking ahead to him all alongside.

As nights and days go John unearths himself drawn right into a baffling menagerie. there's Hester, their matriarchal, controlling host; Alex and Claire, siblings packed with child-like ask yourself and delusions; the mercurial Eve; Elijah - a faithless former preacher haunted by means of the Bible; and chain-smoking Walker, wreathed in smoke and hostility. who're those humans? And what do they intend for John?

Elegant, lightly sinister and psychologically advanced, After Me Comes The Flood is a haunting and hypnotic debut novel through a super new voice.

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