American War

Omar El Akkad

Format: Paperback / softback

Publisher: Pan Macmillan

Published: 5th Apr '18


An audacious and powerful debut novel about a post-apocalyptic America, for fans of Station Eleven.

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Winner of the Kobo Emerging Writer Prize for Literary FictionShortlisted for the James Tait Black Prize for Fiction and the Arthur C. Clarke Award for Science Fiction Book of the Year.2074. America’s future is Civil War. Sarat’s reality is survival. They took her father, they took her home, they told her lies . . . She didn’t start this war, but she’ll end it.Omar El Akkad’s powerful debut novel imagines a dystopian future: a second American Civil War, a devastating plague and one family caught deep in the middle. In American War, we’re asked to consider what might happen if America were to turn its most devastating policies and deadly weapons against itself.

Additional information

Weight 0.246 kg
Dimensions 22 × 131 × 197 mm
Page Count 352