By Karen Russell
From the writer of the recent York instances bestseller Swamplandia!, and finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, an innovative and haunting novella approximately an insomnia epidemic set within the close to future.
A obstacle has swept the United States. thousands have misplaced the facility to sleep. input the shut eye Corps, a company that urges fit dreamers to donate sleep to an insomniac. less than the rich and enigmatic Storch brothers the Corps’ succeed in has grown, with outposts in each significant US urban. Trish Edgewater, whose sister Dori was once one of many first sufferers of the deadly insomnia, has spent the prior seven years recruiting for the Corps. yet Trish’s religion within the association and in her personal causes starts to falter whilst she is faced by way of “Baby A,” the 1st common sleep donor, and the mysterious “Donor Y.”
Sleep Donation explores an international dealing with the top of sleep as we all know it, the place “Night Worlds” supply black marketplace treatments to the determined and sleep disadvantaged, and the place even the act of creating a present isn't really so simple as apparently.