The Shimmers in the Night

The Shimmers in the Night Cover

The Shimmers in the Night

By Lydia Millet

Big Mouth House, Hardcover, 9781931520782, 216pp.

Publication Date: September 25, 2012


The world is becoming very strange for thirteen-year-old Cara who discovers that some wonderful creatures don't only exist in dreams.

About the Author
Lydia Millet: Lydia Millet is the author of many novels for adult readers, including My Happy Life, which won the PEN-USA Award for Fiction in 2003, and Oh Pure and Radiant Heart, about the scientists who designed the first atomic bomb, which was shortlisted for the UK s Arthur C. Clarke Prize. She has taught at Columbia University and the University of Arizona and now works as a writer and editor at an endangered-species protection group called the Center for Biological Diversity."