The Resource The warming, Craig Ensor

The warming, Craig Ensor

Label
The warming
Title
The warming
Statement of responsibility
Craig Ensor
Title variation
Warm-ing
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The year is 2221 and the world is dying. Temperatures soar as high as fifty degrees every day. Sea levels are rising year by year. The population has fallen to below 2 billion people. The ruined cities of the north - Sydney, Brisbane and beyond - were abandoned as the rising sea and the sun's intensity turned them to wastelands. In an isolated coastal town south of Sydney, young Finch Taylor is captivated by the mysterious beauty April Speare and her pianist husband William when they move into a nearby beach house with a piano and a tragic secret. Finch soon begins a lifelong love affair with music, and with April. But as he and April follow the great migration south to Tasmania, and eventually to a warming Antarctica, they must decide whether to bring children into a world without a future
Summary
The year is 2221 and the world is dying. Temperatures soar as high as fifty degrees every day. Sea levels are rising year by year. The population has fallen to below 2 billion people. The ruined cities of the north Sydney, Brisbane and beyond - were abandoned as the rising sea and the sun's intensity turned them to wastelands. In an isolated coastal town south of Sydney, young Finch Taylor is captivated by the mysterious beauty April Speare and her pianist husband William when they move into a nearby beach house with a piano and a tragic secret. Finch soon begins a lifelong love affair with music, and with April. But as he and April follow the great migration south to Tasmania, and eventually to a warming Antarctica, they must decide whether to bring children into a world without a future. Hauntingly beautiful, The Warming depicts a nomadic existence, where love and hope are the only means of enduring a world that has turned against humanity.
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Storyline
Tone
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10783402
Cataloging source
SALS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ensor, Craig
Dewey number
A823.4
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Australian fiction
  • Dystopias
  • Global warming
  • End of the world
  • Twenty-third century
  • Climate change
  • Future, The
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
Label
The warming, Craig Ensor
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
317 pages
Isbn
9781925384727
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
The warming, Craig Ensor
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
317 pages
Isbn
9781925384727
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print

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