By Lucy Jane Bledsoe
abandoning the wreckage of a courting, 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 might lose every little thing she holds dear.
in keeping with the hidden lifetime of the author’s aunt and namesake, A skinny vibrant Line is a love tale set amid chilly battle intrigue, the origins of weather examine, and the nascent civil rights move. Poignant, impressive, and relocating, it reminds us to behave on what we like, not only want for it.
"It triumphs as an intimate and humane evocation of day by day lifestyles below inhumane circumstances."—New York occasions booklet Review
“Bledsoe covers loads of floor right here, imagining her highbrow aunt’s dating to the queer cultural alterations of the Nineteen 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