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This Census-Taker

This Census-Taker (Hardback)

By Mieville, China
By Miaeville, China

For readers of George Saunders, Kelly Link, and Karen Russell, This Census Taker is the poignant and uncanny new novella from award-winning and bestselling author China Mieville. After witnessing a profoundly traumatic event, a boy is left alone in a remote house on a hilltop wit...h his increasingly deranged parent. When a stranger knocks on his door, the boy senses that his days of isolation are over but by what authority does this man keep the meticulous records he carries? Is he the boy s friend? His enemy? Or something altogether other?
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ISBN 9781101967324
Released NZ 12 Jan 2016
Publisher Del Rey Books
Format Hardback
Out of print

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ISBN-13 9781101967324
Stock Out of stock
Status Out of print
Publisher Del Rey Books
Imprint Del Rey Books
Released 12 Jan 2016
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Mieville, China
By Miaeville, China
Category Modern Fiction
Fantasy Fiction
Number of Pages 224 pp
Dimensions Width: 150mm
Height: 211mm
Spine: 28mm
Dewey Code FIC
Weight 363g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Identity (Psychology), Fantasy fiction, Missing persons, Abandoned children, Dysfunctional families
NBS Text General & Literary Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade