By Lucy Jane Bledsoe
abandoning the wreckage of a courting, Lucybelle unearths solace in operating for the visionary scientist who's extracting the first-ever polar ice cores. The lucidity of ice is calming and gorgeous. however the cheerful pangs of a brand new love conflict with the most unlikely compromises of queer lifestyles. If uncovered, she may lose every little thing she holds dear.
in accordance with the hidden lifetime of the author’s aunt and namesake, A skinny vivid Line is a love tale set amid chilly battle intrigue, the origins of weather study, and the nascent civil rights stream. Poignant, exceptional, 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 lifestyles lower than inhumane circumstances."—New York occasions booklet Review
“Bledsoe covers loads of floor right here, imagining her highbrow aunt’s dating to the queer cultural modifications of the Fifties, in addition to the paranoia of the chilly warfare era.”—San Francisco Chronicle
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