Rex Zero and the End of the World

by Tim Wynne-Jones

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

Written in English
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Number of Pages192
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ISBN 100374334676
ISBN 109780374334673
OCLC/WorldCa69734593

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His highly praised books include, The Boy in the Burning House, winner of the Edgar Award, and A Thief in the House of Memory, an ALA Best Book for Young Adults, a Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year, and a Kirkus Reviews Editor's Choice. His next book, Rex Zero and the Great Pretender, will be available from FSG in Fall He lives near.

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Rex Zero and the End of the World is Tim Wynne-Jones’ most compelling novel since The Maestro. He has totally captured this particular historical moment – Canada in in the thick of the Cold War – and, through the enthralling narrative voice he’s created, made it truly come alive to contemporary readers.

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Tim Wynne-Jones, OC (born 12 August ) is an English–Canadian author of children's literature, including picture books and novels for children and young adults, novels for adults, radio dramas, songs for the CBC/Jim Henson production Fraggle Rock, as well as a children's musical and an opera libretto.

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