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In a world of perennial fire and growing extinctions, Anna's aged mother is dying-if her three children would just allow it. Email. On the outskirts of Hobart, and all around the country, the world is burning. Families are funny things; they can be the source of great strength, but also great cruelties, humiliations, and sadness. Marbled with magical effects, The Living Sea of Waking Dreams is a story about love, vanishing and finding ways to survive, from the Booker Prize-winning author of The Narrow Road to the Deep North. 2 Oct 2020. Qty. First Person. In stock. The Living Sea of Waking Dreams is his most audacious, most accomplished work yet. An ember storm of a novel, this is Booker Prize-winning novelist Richard Flanagan at his most moving-and astonishing-best. The Living Sea of Waking Dreams. Buy now. State Library. 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