R Is N And Fran Ois First Meet In The Snowy White Expanse Of Antarctica And Everything ChangesWhile R Is N Grew Up In A Tiny Village In Ireland, Ablaze With A Passion For Science And The Skies And For All There Is To Discover About The World, Fran Ois Was Raised By His Beautiful Young Mother, Who Dreamt Of New Worlds But Was Unable To Turn Her Back On Her PastAs We Loop Back Through Their Lives, Glimpsing Each Of Them Only When A Comet Is Visible In The Skies Above, We See How Their Paths Cross As They Come Closer And Closer To This MomentTheirs Are Stories Filled With Love And Hope And Heartbreak, That Show How Strangers Can Be Connected And Ghosts Can Be Real, And The World Can Be As Lonely Or As Beautiful As The Comets Themselves
Helen Sedgwick is the author of The Comet Seekers Harvill Secker, 2016 and The Growing Season Harvill Secker, 2017 Helen has an MLitt in Creative Writing from Glasgow University and has won a Scottish Book Trust New Writers Award Her debut novel has been published in seven countries including the UK, US and Canada, and was selected as one of the best books of 2016 by The Herald and Glamour She is represented by Cathryn Summerhayes of Curtis Brown.As a literary editor, Helen has worked as the managing director of Cargo Publishing and managing editor of Gutter, and she founded Wildland Literary Editors in 2012 Before that, Helen was a research physicist with a PhD in Physics from Edinburgh University.
- 304 pages
- The Comet Seekers
- Helen Sedgwick
- 25 March 2019 Helen Sedgwick