By Craig Cliff

ISBN-10: 1459672011

ISBN-13: 9781459672017

A startlingly unique choice of brief tales that used to be winner of the 2011 Commonwealth Writers' Prize for most sensible First Book.A son concerns he's changing into too excellent a duplicate of his father. The co-owner of a weightloss camp for youths reveals himself operating the black industry in chocolate bars. a guy starts off melting and not anything can cease it, no longer even poetry. This great choice of tales via an exhilarating new expertise strikes from the intense and practical to the funny and outlandish, every one tale copying a component from the former piece in a type of evolutionary chain. Amid pigeons with a flavor for cigarette ash, a rash of moa sightings, and the identification quandary of an imaginary good friend, the characters in those eighteen pleasing tales search for how you can reconnect with humans and the area round them, no matter if that implies befriending a robber wielding an iguana.

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