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Migrations, Charlotte McConaghy

Label
Migrations
Title
Migrations
Statement of responsibility
Charlotte McConaghy
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Franny Stone has always been a wanderer. By following the ocean's tides and the birds that soar above, she can forget the losses that have haunted her life. But when the wild she so loves begins to disappear, Franny can no longer wander without a destination. She arrives in remote Greenland with one purpose: to find the world's last flock of Arctic terns and follow them on their final migration. She convinces Ennis Malone, captain of the Saghani, to take her onboard, winning over his salty, eccentric crew with promises that the birds she is tracking will lead them to fish. As the Saghani fights its way south, Franny's new shipmates begin to realize that the beguiling scientist in their midst is not who she seems. Battered by night terrors, accumulating a pile of letters to her husband, and dead set on following the terns at any cost, Franny is full of dark secrets. When the story of her past begins to unspool, Ennis and his crew must ask themselves what Franny is really running toward-and running from. Propelled by a narrator as fierce and fragile as the terns she is following, Migrations is a shatteringly beautiful ode to the wild places and creatures now threatened. But at its heart, it is about the lengths we will go, to the very edges of the world, for the people we love"--
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DLC
Citation location within source
  • July 01, 2020
  • June 15, 2020
  • August 18, 2020
  • June 15, 2020
Citation source
  • Library Journal
  • Booklist
  • BookPage
  • Publishers Weekly
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McConaghy, Charlotte
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
Intended audience source
Brodart
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birds
  • Women scientists
Label
Migrations, Charlotte McConaghy
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BRD2020001233
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781250204028
Lccn
2020001233
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Migrations, Charlotte McConaghy
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BRD2020001233
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781250204028
Lccn
2020001233
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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