Time of the Locust

Time of the Locust

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Travel into the heart and mind of an extraordinary autistic boy in this deeply imaginative debut novel of a mother’s devotion, a father’s punishment, and the power of love.

Sephiri is an autistic boy who lives in a world of his own making, where he dwells among imagined sea creatures that help him process information in the “real world” in which he is forced to live. But lately he has been having dreams of a mysterious place, and he starts creating fantastical… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)

In her pensive first novel, “Time of the Locust,” Morowa Yejidé, a native of the District, offers an original take on the disorder — as a symbol of generational loss and imprisonment of body, mind and soul.

An unusual, overemphatic but persuasively committed parable of time and transfiguration.

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Book Details  

Publisher: Atria Books (June 10, 2014)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 256 pages

File size: 2.4 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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