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“The Revivalists is a thrilling, terrifying, surprising, and tender debut, written in such exquisitely precise prose that I felt singed by its imaginary fires and warmed by its beating heart. Chris Hood's nightmarish cross-country family odyssey is also one of the most beautiful love stories I've ever read.” — Karen Russell. A stunning debut novel about a couple’s harrowing journey across a ravaged America to save their daughter. Bill and Penelope are the lucky ones. Not only do they survive the Shark Flu emerging from the melting Icelandic permafrost to sweep like a scythe across the world, but they begin to rebuild a life in the wreckage of the old. A garden to feed themselves planted where the lawn used to be, a mattress pulled down...
Publisher: Harper (October 4, 2022)  Pages: 304 pages  ISBN-10: 006322139X  ISBN-13: 978-0063221390  ASIN:‎ B09QMHBSTH

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Author’s biography: A graduate of UC Irvine’s MFA program, Christopher M. Hood is the Director of the Creative Writing Program at The Dalton School. He has published short fiction and essays in various literary journals. He lives in the New York area with his wife and daughter.