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The Sky So Heavy
Author: Claire Zorn

ISBN: 9780702249761
Format: Paperback
Number Of Pages: 304
Published: 24 July 2013
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 19.8 x 12.9 x 2.3
'As post-apocalypse YA novels go, this one is scarily realistic a powerful allegory with which to explain the asylum-seeker humanitarian crisis in Australia.' Books + Publishing

From an exciting new voice in Australian YA literature, Claire Zorn, comes a haunting novel, The Sky So Heavy, that will stay with you long after the last page has been turned.

For Fin, it's just like any other day - racing for the school bus, bluffing his way through class and trying to remain cool in front of the most sophisticated girl in his universe, Lucy.

Only it's not like any other day because, on the other side of the world, nuclear missiles are being detonated with unimaginable consequences.

When Fin wakes up the next morning, it's dark, bitterly cold and snow is falling. There's no internet, no phone, no TV, no power and no parents.

Nothing Fin's learnt in high school could have prepared him for this.

With his parents missing and dwindling food and water supplies, Fin and his younger brother Max must find a way to su...

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