From the acclaimed author of The Panoptic and one of Granta's Best Young British Writers, comes the new novel The Pilgrims of the Sunshine.
Situated in a Scottish caravan park during a strange winter it is snowing in Jerusalem, the Thames is overflowing, and an iceberg separated from the fjords of Norway is expected to arrive off the coast of Scotland THE PEREGRINES OF THE SUNLIGHT tells the story of a small Scottish community living what people have begun to think is the end times.
The bodies are frozen in the street with their eyes open, euthanasia has become an acceptable response to economic collapse, schooling and health care are carried out mainly on a voluntary basis.
But daily life goes on:
Dylan, a refugee from London, panicked and afflicted by his mother and grandmother, arrives at the trailer park in the middle of the night to start his life all over again.