American War: A Novel

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American War: A Novel

by Omar El Akkad

First Release:

July 2017

ISBN: 9780451493583

A second American Civil War, a devastating plague, and one family caught deep in the middle—this story asks what might happen if America were to turn its most devastating policies and deadly weapons upon itself.

 
  • ISBN: 9780451493583
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Knopf
    Page Count: 352
    Trim Size: 6" x 9"
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 5.7, Points: 27
    Lexile: Level: 890L
    Awards & Honors: 2017 Indie Next List Preview
    ALA 2018 Notable Books List, Fiction
    Goodreads Choice Awards 2017, Debut Authors
    The Washington Post Books We Love So Far in 2017
    Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence, 2018 Longlist, Fiction
    Amazon.com Best Books of 2017, SF & Fantasy
    Chicago Public Library Best Books of 2017, Adult
    NPR’s Book Concierge, 2017 Great Reads
    The Washington Post 50 Notable Works of Fiction 2017
    Booklist 2017 Top 10 First Novels
    Genre: Fic
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