Sea of Tranquility

by Emily St. John Mandel | Literature & Fiction |
ISBN: 1529083508 Global Overview for this book
Registered by wombles of Caboolture, Queensland Australia on 9/23/2022
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Journal Entry 1 by wombles from Caboolture, Queensland Australia on Friday, September 23, 2022
Edwin St. Andrew is eighteen years old when he crosses the Atlantic by steamship, exiled from polite society following an ill-conceived diatribe at a dinner party. He enters the forest, spellbound by the beauty of the Canadian wilderness, and suddenly hears the notes of a violin echoing in an airship terminal—an experience that shocks him to his core.

Two centuries later a famous writer named Olive Llewellyn is on a book tour. She's traveling all over Earth, but her home is the second moon colony, a place of white stone, spired towers, and artificial beauty. Within the text of Olive's bestselling pandemic novel lies a strange passage: a man plays his violin for change in the echoing corridor of an airship terminal as the trees of a forest rise around him.

When Gaspery-Jacques Roberts, a detective in the Night City, is hired to investigate an anomaly in the North American wilderness, he uncovers a series of lives upended: The exiled son of an earl driven to madness, a writer trapped far from home as a pandemic ravages Earth, and a childhood friend from the Night City who, like Gaspery himself, has glimpsed the chance to do something extraordinary that will disrupt the timeline of the universe.

Journal Entry 2 by bookworm76 at Chermside, Queensland Australia on Sunday, September 25, 2022
Picked this up at the Brisbane Bookcrossing catch up

Released 2 mos ago (9/25/2022 UTC) at -- Nonspecific release zone - details in notes -- in Brisbane, Queensland Australia

WILD RELEASE NOTES:

I am going to read this quickly then take it to the next Brisbane Bookcrossing meetup. If not picked up I will leave this book somewhere.

Journal Entry 4 by Oldgirl58 at Chermside, Queensland Australia on Sunday, October 30, 2022
Picked up book

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