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The lightest object in the universe : a novel / by Kimi Eisele.

Eisele, Kimi (author.).
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  • 7 of 11 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Benton Co PL - Fowler F EIS (Text) 34044000987766 Adult Fiction Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Eastern Branch FIC EIS (Text) 36804000280639 FICTION Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville F Eis (Text) 32604060227038 DCTPLD AD New Books In process -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library SFFN EIS (Text) 33187004572844 Scifi/fantasy Checked out 08/07/2019
Greenwood PL - Greenwood FICTION Eisele (Text) 36626104060025 2nd Floor New Adult In process -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon F EISELE (Text) 34330513369265 Adult - New Fiction Reshelving -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle F EISE (Text) 39231033560893 Ratcliffe-Carnegie Reading Room Checked out 08/05/2019
Paoli PL - Paoli ADULT FIC EIS (Text) 79593000052764 NEW BOOKS Available -
Princeton PL - Princeton SF Eisele (Text) 30890000723815 New Adult Materials Upper level Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette SF FIC EIS (Text) 31951004417363 Main Floor - New Arrivals Reshelving -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781616207939
  • ISBN: 1616207930
  • Physical Description: 325 pages ; 23 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, [2019]

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What if the end times allowed people to see and build the world anew? This is the landscape that Kimi Eisele creates in her surprising and original debut novel. Evoking the spirit of such monumental love stories as Cold Mountain and the creative vision of novels like Station Eleven, The Lightest Object in the Universe tells the story of what happens after the global economy collapses and the electrical grid goes down. In this new world, Carson, on the East Coast, is desperate to find Beatrix, a woman on the West Coast who holds his heart. Working his way along a cross-country railroad line, he encounters lost souls, clever opportunists, and those who believe they'll be saved by an evangelical preacher in the middle of the country. Meanwhile, Beatrix and her neighbors begin to construct a cooperative community that suggests the end could be, in fact, a bright beginning. Without modern means of communication, will Beatrix and Carson reach each other, and what will be left of the old world if they do? The answers may lie with a fifteen-year-old girl who could ultimately decide the fate of the cross-country lovers.
Subject: Dystopias > Fiction.
Regression (Civilization) > Fiction.
Voyages and travels > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
Genre: Novels.
Apocalyptic fiction.
Science fiction.
Romance fiction.

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