The Guide to the Flying Island: A Novella

The Guide to the Flying Island A Novella Fiction Off the coast of the small town of Truror is an island steeped in local legend a place once home to mysterious religious orders and apocryphal lost settlements a place that seems in the righ

  • Title: The Guide to the Flying Island: A Novella
  • Author: Lee Upton
  • ISBN: 9781607435716
  • Page: 127
  • Format: Paperback
  • Fiction Off the coast of the small town of Truror is an island steeped in local legend, a place once home to mysterious religious orders and apocryphal lost settlements a place that seems, in the right fog, to lift right out of the water and fly This peculiar past has made the island, in the present, a minor tourist attraction, drawing sightseers and the devout alikeFiction Off the coast of the small town of Truror is an island steeped in local legend, a place once home to mysterious religious orders and apocryphal lost settlements a place that seems, in the right fog, to lift right out of the water and fly This peculiar past has made the island, in the present, a minor tourist attraction, drawing sightseers and the devout alike On an otherwise routine tour, Jake Isinglass, a native son of Truror and guide to the island, witnesses something he can t explain a young woman falls from an island cliff to her death or jumps to her death or vanishes into thin air What follows in Jake s investigation finds him uncovering not just the island s difficult history but his own Written in evocative, atmospheric prose, THE GUIDE TO THE FLYING ISLAND is at once a ghost story, a mystery, and a meditation on the ways our lives remain haunted by the secrets of our pasts.

    One thought on “The Guide to the Flying Island: A Novella”

    Leave a Reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *