By Lucy Jane Bledsoe
forsaking the wreckage of a dating, Lucybelle reveals solace in operating for the visionary scientist who's extracting the first-ever polar ice cores. The lucidity of ice is calming and lovely. however the pleased pangs of a brand new love conflict with the very unlikely compromises of queer lifestyles. If uncovered, she may lose every thing she holds dear.
in accordance with the hidden lifetime of the author’s aunt and namesake, A skinny brilliant Line is a love tale set amid chilly conflict intrigue, the origins of weather examine, and the nascent civil rights flow. Poignant, impressive, and relocating, it reminds us to behave on what we adore, not only want for it.
"It triumphs as an intimate and humane evocation of day by day existence lower than inhumane circumstances."—New York occasions booklet Review
“Bledsoe covers loads of floor right here, imagining her highbrow aunt’s courting to the queer cultural ameliorations of the Fifties, in addition to the paranoia of the chilly conflict era.”—San Francisco Chronicle
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A Thin Bright Line by Lucy Jane Bledsoe