'They were truly awake, now, the memories.'
A tale of time, love, memory, and fate, interweaving past and present as a man faces up to the consequences of a decision he made as a teenager on a... More > bomb-site in postwar London. Jack returns to the Badlands to confront the memories of Callie, the strange, wild girl he loved and lost. But as Jack recalls the events of his youth, he finds that things that are dead and buried can still be dangerous - and fascinating. 'The Badlands' is a remarkable short novel that shows Michael Chislett's unique vision at its most compelling.< Less