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Flux By Jinwoo Chong Cover Image
ISBN: 9781685890346
Availability: Out of stock, usually available in 3-10 days
Published: Melville House - March 21st, 2023

Three timelines converge in a nonlinear narrative that knots itself up and doesn't quite come undone in a moving exploration of loss, grief, and the role of a biracial Asian person in an infectiously white society. Simultaneously, and also at several different points in time, you are introduced to an 80s noir detective show with its torn-leather-jacket-wearing star, Raider, and an enigmatic tech company promising a battery that solves the energy crisis. It's also about queerness, the few days before Christmas, and cereal milk. I loved Flux, and I will be madly talking in circles about it for a very, very long time.

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