A description of the blazing world
10,99 $

A description of the blazing world

MICHAEL MURPHY


A description of the blazing world

MICHAEL MURPHY

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Résumé
After Morgan Wells's wife leaves him, a postcard from France arrives. It is addressed to a Morgan Wellsbut not the Morgan Wells who receives it. Desperate to be led out of his despair, Morgan decides to read the postcard as a sign and embark upon a surreal journey to find, observe, and meet the other Morgan Wellses in the city of Toronto. On the day that a 2003 citywide power outage submerges Toronto in darkness, a teenage boy finds a missive of his own: a copy of Margaret Cavendish's The Blazing-World, one of the first science fiction novels ever written. The boy, obsessed with the Choose Your Own Adventure series, interprets the coincidence of finding the book during the blackout as a premonition, and begins looking for proof that the end of the world is near. A Description of the Blazing World interlaces two narratives in a novel about the city in the new millennium: a crowded space that incubates signs of an apocalypse that never quite materializes. But it is this very threat of imminent dangerthat everything could go up in blazesthat drives a reclusive man and a lonely boy to search for their respective revelations.
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Titre
A description of the blazing world
Prix
10,99 $
Sujet
Format Poche
Non
Langue
Français/French
Nombre de pages
236
Date de publication
2012-08-01
ISBN
9781770480353
Code Interne
2088146
Numéro de produit
2088146
Format numérique
pdf
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Adobe DRM
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DEMARQUE
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6
Taille du fichier
1.10 Moctets

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