"The Fifth Star in the Southern Cross"

Title"The Fifth Star in the Southern Cross"
Year for Search2008
AuthorsLanagan, Margo(b. 1960)
Secondary AuthorsDann, Jack [Mayo](b. 1945)
Secondary TitleDreaming Again
Pagination450-61 with an "Afterword" (462).
Date Published2008
PublisherHarperCollins Australia
Place PublishedSydney, NSW, Australia
KeywordsAustralian author, Female author
Annotation

Dystopia created by genetic damage and global warming. Strict control on those few who can have genetically clean children, with females who can produce such children kept as breeders. Different women are mothers. Men have almost no sexual outlets.

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Author Note

Australian female author (b. 1960).

Full Text

2008 Lanagan, Margo (b. 1960). “The Fifth Star in the Southern Cross.” Dreaming Again. Ed. Jack [Mayo] Dann (Sydney, NSW, Australia: HarperCollins Australia, 2008), 450-61 with an “Afterword” (462). PSt

Dystopia created by genetic damage and global warming. Strict control on those few who can have genetically clean children, with females who can produce such children kept as breeders. Different women are mothers. Men have almost no sexual outlets. Australian female author.