[PDF / EPUB] If Then The residents of a sleepy mountain town are rocked by troubling visions of an alternate reality in this dazzling debut that combines the family driven suspense of Celeste Ng’s Little Fires Everywher The residents of a sleepy mountain town are rocked by troubling visions of an alternate reality in this dazzling debut that combines the family driven suspense of Celeste Ng’s Little Fires Everywhere with the inventive storytelling of The ImmortalistsIn the uiet haven of Clearing Oregon four neighbors find their lives upended when they begin to see themselves in parallel realities Ginny a devoted surgeon whose work often takes precedence over her family has a baffling vision of a beautiful co worker in Ginny’s own bed and begins to doubt the solidity of her marriage Ginny’s husband Mark a wildlife scientist sees a vision that suggests impending devastation and grows increasingly paranoid threatening the safety of his wife and son Samara a young woman desperately mourning the recent death of her mother and uestioning why her father seems to be coping with such ease witnesses an apparition of her mother healthy and vibrant and wonders about the secrets her parents may have kept from her Cass a brilliant scholar struggling with the demands of new motherhood catches a glimpse of herself pregnant again just as she’s on the brink of returning to the project that could define her careerAt first the visions are relatively benign but they grow increasingly disturbing—and in some cases frightening When a natural disaster threatens Clearing it becomes obvious that the visions were not what they first seemed and that the town will never be the same.
- 260 pages
- If Then
- Kate Hope Day
- 15 October 2014 Kate Hope Day