Add free shipping to your order with these great books
The Day the Sun Died - Yan Lianke

The Day the Sun Died

By: Yan Lianke, Carlos Rojas (Translator)

eBook | 20 August 2018

At a Glance

eBook


RRP $32.99

$28.99

12%OFF

Instant Digital Delivery to your Booktopia Reader App

One dusk in early June, in a town deep in the Balou mountains, fourteen-year-old Li Niannian notices something strange about his town. Instead of settling down for the night, the residents start appearing in the streets and fields. There are people everywhere.

Li Niannian watches, mystified. But then he realises the people are dreamwalking, carrying on with their daily business as if the sun hadn't gone down. And before too long, as more and more people succumb, in the black of night all hell breaks loose.

Set over the course of one night, The Day the Sun Died sets chaos and darkness against the sunny optimism of the 'Chinese dream' promoted by President Xi Jinping. We are thrown into the middle of an increasingly strange and troubling waking nightmare as Li Niannian and his father struggle to save the town, and persuade the sun to rise again.

on

You Can Find This eBook In

More in Modern & Contemporary Fiction

The Work - Bri Lee

eBOOK

RRP $21.81

$18.99

13%
OFF
The Other Bridget - Rachael Johns

eBOOK

Praiseworthy - Alexis Wright

eBOOK

RRP $24.99

$21.99

12%
OFF
Terms of Surrender - Janet Dailey

eBOOK

RRP $14.29

$11.99

16%
OFF
Foxfire Light - Janet Dailey

eBOOK

RRP $14.29

$11.99

16%
OFF
The Ghost Soldiers : Poems - James Tate

eBOOK

RRP $28.59

$22.99

20%
OFF
Ya-Yas in Bloom : A Novel - Rebecca Wells

eBOOK

RRP $29.69

$23.99

19%
OFF
All Aunt Hagar's Children : Stories - Edward P. Jones

eBOOK

RRP $31.89

$25.99

19%
OFF
Burn This Book : Notes on Literature and Engagement - Toni Morrison

eBOOK

More of This World or Maybe Another : Stories - Barb Johnson

eBOOK

The Prophet of Zongo Street : Stories - Mohammed Naseehu Ali

eBOOK

RRP $28.59

$22.99

20%
OFF
Separate Kingdoms : Stories - Valerie Laken

eBOOK

RRP $27.49

$21.99

20%
OFF

This product is categorised by