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The Mountain in the Sea: A Novel By Ray Nayler Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250872272
Availability: On our shelves now at one or more of our stores
Published: Picador - May 30th, 2023

The Mountain in the Sea" is a mesmerizing read, like watching an octopus shift seamlessly from one camouflage to another.  It is at once a hard scifi novel exploring the mapping of the human brain, a first-contact tale in which the sentient alien species we encounter comes not from the sky, but the sea.  It is also an environmental thriller, complete with corporate espionage and weapons tech.  But at its heart it is an elegy to the aquatic world we are on the verge of destroying, with perhaps a ray of hope at the end.

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