By Thea Lim
How lengthy could you stay up for your loved one? The heartbreaking and unforgettable tale of a pair who're straight away weeks and plenty of years apart.
It begins with a see you later and the sacrifice of an entire life. When Polly and Frank are torn aside their love needs to live to tell the tale completely at the promise of a destiny together...
It is 1981 and the USA is within the grip of a dangerous flu pandemic. whilst Frank catches the virus, his female friend Polly will do no matter what it takes to avoid wasting him. it is going to suggest her risking every thing: Frank can in basic terms obtain the life-saving remedy he so desperately wishes if Polly has the same opinion to time shuttle to the long run. They promise to fulfill back in Galveston, Texas in 1993.
But whilst Polly is re-routed and arrives 5 years past due, Frank is nowhere to be chanced on. on my own in a divided the USA, without prestige and no cash, Polly is desirous to locate him. yet as threat mounts and her seek calls for unthinkable sacrifice, she needs to ask herself: what does it rate to carry directly to the earlier, and what does it fee to allow it cross?
An Ocean of Minutes is a devastating and well timed novel approximately desire, craving, migration and the way a long way we are going to opt for those we love.
Read or Download An Ocean of Minutes PDF
Similar dystopian science fiction books
The second one ebook within the sequence that readers name "absolutely epic" with a "phenomenal plot" that makes for a "gripping learn. "Book #2 within the They Who Fell SeriesThe tower is fallen, its citizens scattered or lifeless. A mob of human refugees swarm the town, tossed right into a global they haven’t obvious in years, and one Jana understands in simple terms from far-off thoughts as a baby.
I used to imagine I knew all of the solutions; now I now not even understand the questions –Goro below the totalitarian reign of the twenty third century’s global government-the Sovereign Regime-control is made attainable by way of the identification chip implanted in each man or woman, recording every little thing that's obvious, performed, and skilled.
The Issa relations hash out outdated feuds and new matters as they congregate in occupied Chicago for a wedding.
A guy who desired to smash the rustic was once elected President, and from the instant he stepped into workplace, every thing started to fall apart. humans took to the streets in competition, protesting government orders that threatened to propel the country right into a darkish gap of fascism and hate. With greater than part the rustic making up the Resistance, the President needed to do anything drastic to command regulate: he arrested them, after which introduced a choreographed push of reengineered opiates from coast to coast.
- Herokiller: A Novel
- The Glyph Saga Book Three: At the Mother Station
- Definitely Maybe (Neversink)
- Fragmente: Partials 2 (German Edition)
- The Biting - Erster Gang: Menschlichkeit: (Zombie Dystopie Serie in Deutschland) (German Edition)
Additional info for An Ocean of Minutes