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The infinite tides

Author: Christian Kiefer
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury Circus, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set in depleted, post recession suburbia, with its endlessly interlocking cul de sacs, mega parking lots and big box stores, The Infinite Tides tells the story of star astronaut Keith Corcoran's return to earth. Keith comes home from a lengthy mission aboard the International Space Station to find his wife and daughter gone, and a house completely empty of furniture, as if Odysseus had returned to Ithaca to find  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Psychological fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christian Kiefer
ISBN: 9781408828038 1408828030 9781408831526 140883152X
OCLC Number: 794296532
Description: 1 volume ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Christian Kiefer.

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A stunning debut novel about an astronaut's return to earth and the losses he must confront - elegant, moving, and deeply resonant with our times.  Read more...

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Smart, lyrical, deeply moving. The central character, a NASA astronaut who has touched the stars, must come to earth, as we all must. What he finds down here beneath the heavens is dizzying in its Read more...

 
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