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Afterlight by Alex Scarrow
  

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Afterlight by Alex Scarrow

Civilisation is gone. Where does humanity go from here...?The world lies devastated after the massive oil crisis that was described in LAST LIGHT. Human society has more or less entirely broken down and millions lie dead of starvation or disease. There are only one or two beacon communities that have managed to fashion a new way of living.Jenny Sutherland runs one of these groups. Based on a series of decaying offshore oil rigs - for safety - a few hundred people have rebuilt a semblance of normality in this otherwise dead world.But as Jenny and her people explore their surroundings once again, they start to realise not every survivor has the same vision of a better future than their catastrophic past. There are people out there who would take everything they have. War is coming, and the stakes are truly massive...

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A bleak, chilling vision of the furture that ends, finally, on a note of flickering optimism. * THE PRESS * An entertaining and well paced thriller * BIG ISSUE IN THE NORTH *


About the Author

Alex Scarrow

Alex Scarrow lives a nomadic existence with his wife Frances, and his son Jacob, for now, living in Norwich. He spent the first 10 years out of college in the music business chasing record deals and the next 12 years in the computer games business as a graphic artist and eventually a games designer.

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Publication date

1st February 2011

Author

Alex Scarrow

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Author's Website

www.scarrow.co.uk/index.htm...

Publisher

Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd ) an imprint of Orion Publishing Co

Format

Paperback
592 pages

Categories

Thriller / suspense

ISBN

9781409103066

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