- ISBN: 9780062232526 (electronic bk.)
- ISBN: 0062232525 (electronic bk.)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource.
- Edition: First Edition.
- Publisher: New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 
- Copyright: ©2013
|Summary, etc.:|| Paulette Jiles's novels have been called "beautiful," "unforgettable," "impeccable," "pitch perfect," "life-affirming," "deeply relevant," "Homeresque," "remarkably engaging," "glorious." Now the acclaimed poet and -- When an opportunity for escape appears, Nadia takes it, abandoning everything to strike out for Lighthouse Island in a dangerous and sometimes comic adventure. She faces every contingency with bottomless inventiveness and meets the man who changes the course of her life: James Orotov, a mapmaker and demolition expert. Together, they evade arrest and head north toward a place of wild beauty that lies beyond the megalopolis: Lighthouse Island and its all-seeing eye.
|Source of Description Note:|| Description based on print version record.
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