Ark Baby

Ark Baby

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Five years have passed since a mysterious millennial downpour sent Homo Britannicus hurtling towards extinction. As a century's logic, religion, magic and science begin to connect, two men, three women and Queen Victoria's entire bestiary find themselves catapulted into a hilarious tale of rampant Darwinism, vegetarian conversion, true love and extinction. 'Superb a complex, intelligent novel which draws upon a vast array of ideas without ever losing coherence wonderfully funny fiction.' - "Daily Telegraph". 'As much a comedic riff on the assumptions of social progress as it is on the eccentricities of natural selection think of Ark Baby as "Monty Python's Origin of Species"' - "New York Times Book Review".
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Product details

  • Paperback | 352 pages
  • 129 x 198mm | 289g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0747557020
  • 9780747557029

About Liz Jensen

Liz Jensen has worked in Britain and the Far East as a journalist and radio producer, and in France as a sculptor. She is the author of the acclaimed novels EGG DANCING and THE PAPER EATER. She lives in London.
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261 ratings
3.86 out of 5 stars
5 28% (74)
4 39% (102)
3 25% (64)
2 7% (17)
1 2% (4)
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