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  • 11 of 26 copies available at Sitka.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Mackenzie Public Library.

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Mackenzie Public Library LIM (Text) 35192000417521 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
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Burns Lake Public Library AF LIM (Text) 35198000661547 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
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Houston Public Library F LIM (Text) 35150001716994 New Books Volume hold Available -
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Nakusp Public Library FIC LIM (Text) 35160000755240 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 11/03/2018
Nakusp Public Library LP MOS (Text) 35160000755257 Large Print Volume hold Checked out 11/06/2018
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  • ISBN: 9780735234918 (trade paperback) :
  • Physical Description: 322 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Toronto : Viking, 2018.

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It is 1981, a virulent flu has swept through America, and Polly and Frank are stranded in Texas by accident. Frank gets sick. Within days, he is dying, and Polly will do anything to save him. The TimeRaiser corporation has invented time travel, and they will pay for the life-saving treatment Frank needs - if Polly makes a one-way trip, twelve years into the future, to work for them. She immediately signs on, and she and Frank promise to meet by the seashore in Galveston in 1993, to restart their lives together. But when Polly is re-routed an extra five years into the future to 1998, Frank is nowhere to be found. Alone in a changed and divided America, Polly must navigate a terrifying new world. Everything - the landscape, how she's seen, how people live - has changed, and she realizes with increasing fear that she may no longer hold the rights she once took for granted. As the danger mounts and her search demands unthinkable sacrifice, Polly has to rely solely on herself to find Frank, to discover if he is still alive, and to see if their love has endured.
Awards Note:
Scotiabank Giller Prize 2018 shortlist.
Subject: Epidemics > Fiction.
Time travel > Fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
Galveston (Tex.) > Fiction.
Genre: Canadian fiction.
Science fiction.
Romance fiction.
Dystopian fiction.

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