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    Publisher: Canongate

    Ocean Sea

    £9.99
    A haunting tale of love and vengeance, from the internationally bestselling author of Silk
    ISBN: 9781786896438
    AuthorAlessandro Baricco
    Pub Date07/11/2019
    BindingPaperback
    Pages256
    Availability: In Stock

    A handful of disparate lives converge at a remote seaside inn: a lovelorn professor, a renowned painter, an inscrutable seductress - and a beautiful young girl, fatally ill, brought to the sea by a desperate father's last hope. An intricate web of destinies and associations begins to reveal itself, but it is not until the arrival of a mysterious sailor called Adams that the truth in all its dreamlike beauty and cruelty becomes clear.

    Alternately playful and profoundly serious, Baricco's novel surges with the hypnotic power of the ocean sea.

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    A handful of disparate lives converge at a remote seaside inn: a lovelorn professor, a renowned painter, an inscrutable seductress - and a beautiful young girl, fatally ill, brought to the sea by a desperate father's last hope. An intricate web of destinies and associations begins to reveal itself, but it is not until the arrival of a mysterious sailor called Adams that the truth in all its dreamlike beauty and cruelty becomes clear.

    Alternately playful and profoundly serious, Baricco's novel surges with the hypnotic power of the ocean sea.