Tuesday, April 9, 2013

FYI: Cambridge Community Read

 The Community Read in Cambridge, Minn. this year is "Safe from the Sea" by Peter Geye. It's set in Northern Minnesota and sounds quite fascinating. (Don't be surprised if it's my book choice in a few months :)

In case you're interested:

Author Event with Peter Geye

 May 2nd
4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. book signing at
Scout & Morgan Books

7:00 p.m. Presentation, book signing and refreshments at the
Cambridge Community College
Safe From the Sea cover
Set in the landscape of Northern Minnesota and on the unforgiving waters of Lake Superior, Geye tells a story of father and son who have been estranged for many years after a tragic shipwreck. When Noah receives a call from his dying father, a former iron ore ship officer, he is forced to return to Minnesota to care for a man he hasn't spoken to in years.Safe From the Sea is a beautifully written novel that describes so well the unique sense of place that is the Lake Superior landscape. Click here to listen to Peter read an excerpt from Safe From the Sea.

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