The Resource The end of the ocean, Maja Lunde

The end of the ocean, Maja Lunde

Label
The end of the ocean
Title
The end of the ocean
Statement of responsibility
Maja Lunde
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 2019, seventy-year-old Signe sets out on a hazardous voyage to cross an entire ocean in only a sailboat. She is haunted by the loss of the love of her life, and is driven by a singular and all-consuming mission to make it back to him. In 2041, David flees with his young daughter, Lou, from a war-torn Southern Europe plagued by drought. They have been separated from their rest of their family and are on a desperate search to reunite with them once again, when they find Signe's abandoned sailboat in a parched French garden, miles away from the nearest shore. As David and Lou discover personal effects from Signe's travels, their journey of survival and hope weaves together with Signe's, forming a heartbreaking, inspiring story about the power of nature and the human spirit in this second novel from the author of the "spectacular and deeply moving" (New York Times bestselling author Lisa See) The History of Bees
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lunde, Maja
Dewey number
839.8238
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Norwegian
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sailing
  • Ocean travel
  • Families
  • Separation (Psychology)
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Survival
  • Future, The
  • Climate and civilization
Label
The end of the ocean, Maja Lunde
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in Norwegian as Bla by Aschehoug, Oslo, 2017
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
394 pages
Isbn
9781471175527
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
The end of the ocean, Maja Lunde
Publication
Note
Originally published in Norwegian as Bla by Aschehoug, Oslo, 2017
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
394 pages
Isbn
9781471175527
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print

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