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Series Info:A stand-alone novel.
Winner of the 2011 Arthur C Clarke Award
Shortlisted for the British Science Fiction Award for Best Novel
Winner of the Red Tentacle Award for Best Novel
Zinzi has a talent for finding lost things.
To save herself, she's got to find the hardest thing of all: the truth.
An astonishing second novel from the author of the highly-acclaimed Moxyland.
File Under: Urban Fantasy [ Black Magic Noir / Pale Crocodile / Spirit Guardians / Lost Stars ]
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Praise and Reviews
"Lauren Beukes is very, *very* good... it feels effortless, utterly accomplished".- William Gibson
"Down these mean streets a woman with a magic animal must go. You'll want to go there too. Lauren Beukes is Jeff Noon crossed with Raymond Chandler. I loved it, it's going to be huge."- Paul Cornell
"[In] Zoo City we have an unfamiliar land full of familiars, a broken Johannesburg of the near future peopled with damaged wonders. Proving her debut novel was no fluke, she writes better than I wish I could on my best day. If our words are bullets, Lauren Beukes is a marksman in a world of drunken machine-gunners, firing her ideas and images into us with a sly and deadly accuracy, wasting nothing, never missing. I'll follow her career as long as she's willing to write and I'm able to read."- Bill Willingham, creator of Fables
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