The Girl in the Road: A Novel

The Girl in the Road: A Novel

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A debut that Neil Gaiman calls “Glorious. . . . So sharp, so focused and so human.” The Girl in the Road describes a future that is culturally lush and emotionally wrenching.

Monica Byrne bursts on to the literary scene with an extraordinary vision of the future.  In a world where global power has shifted east and revolution is brewing, two women embark on vastly different journeys—each harrowing and urgent and wholly unexpected.

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Editorial reviews (4 reviews)

My experience reading The Girl in the Road by Monica Byrne can be boiled down to: this was an amazing novel until it wasn’t anymore. I am deeply conflicted about it.

In Byrne’s book, plenty happens. Her story captivated me within the first chapter.

The book presents a future that’s plausible and inventive enough to intrigue sci-fi fans, but ultimately, it’s about intimate human connections rather than world-building, and even readers who aren’t normally interested in science fiction would do well to give this one a try.

Book Details  

Publisher: Broadway Books (May 20, 2014)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 352 pages

File size: 2.8 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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