Wonders of a Godless World

by Andrew McGahan

Wonders of a Godless World
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  • 1741768896
  • 9781741758092
  • 9781741768893
On an unnamed island, in a Gothic hospital sitting in the shadow of a volcano, a wordless orphan girl works on the wards housing the insane and the incapable. When a silent, unmoving and unnerving new patient - a foreigner - arrives at the hospital, strange phenomena occur, bizarre murders take place, and the lives of the patients and the island's inhabitants are thrown into turmoil. What happens between them is an extraordinary exploration of consciousness, reality and madness.
Wonders of a Godless World, the new novel from Miles Franklin-winner Andrew McGahan, is a huge and dramatic beast of a book. It is a thought-provoking investigation into character and consciousness, a powerful cautionary tale, and a head-stretching fable about the earth, nature and the power of the mind. It is utterly unlike anything you've read before - it will take you by the shoulders and hold you in its grip to its nerve-tingling finale.

  • Allen & Unwin; October 2009
  • ISBN: 9781741768893
  • Edition: 1
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  • Title: Wonders of a Godless World
  • Author: Andrew McGahan
  • Imprint: Allen & Unwin
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1741768896
  • 9781741758092
  • 9781741768893
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1741768896
  • 9781741758092
  • 9781741768893