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Everything You Dream is Real

A book by Lisa de Nikolits.

Lisa de Nikolits

Eleven years after a world war destroyed the consumer-driven, plastic-based existence of 2055, a new order of players jostles for power. Streaky electricity, ravaging drought, a scarcity of food, and deadly Monarch butterflies make for an increasingly desperate situation.

Worlds collide when both Mother and Sharps's children are kidnapped by the unstable plastic surgeon Alpha Plus and taken to The Fountain of Youth compound. There's flowing water and beautiful people and beautiful clothes and an incongruous convent where children wear smart uniforms and are tutored by nuns.

Lovely, until they discover that a subterranean sex trade funds the compound and the man who leads it is mad. Can Mother, Sharps, and the others take down Alpha Plus and his army? Or will they too become pawns in his bid for world domination?

Hilarious and at the same time poignant, Everything You Dream Is Real is a fabulous, adventure-filled sequel to highly acclaimed The Rage Room that will delight fans both new and old. (From Inanna Poetry & Fiction Series)

Lisa de Nikolits is a Canadian writer and art director who is originally from South Africa. Her novels include The Hungry MirrorWest of WawaA Glittering ChaosThe Witchdoctor's Bones and more. She is a member of the Mesdames of Mayhem and the Crime Writers of Canada.

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