By Thea Lim
How lengthy might you stay up for your loved one? The heartbreaking and unforgettable tale of a pair who're instantaneously weeks and plenty of years apart.
It starts off with a see you later and the sacrifice of an entire life. When Polly and Frank are torn aside their love needs to live to tell the tale exclusively at the promise of a destiny together...
It is 1981 and the USA is within the grip of a perilous flu pandemic. whilst Frank catches the virus, his female friend Polly will do no matter what it takes to save lots of him. it is going to suggest her risking every thing: Frank can simply obtain the life-saving therapy he so desperately wishes if Polly consents to time trip to the longer term. They promise to satisfy back in Galveston, Texas in 1993.
But whilst Polly is re-routed and arrives 5 years overdue, Frank is nowhere to be discovered. by myself in a divided the US, with out prestige and no cash, Polly is wanting to locate him. yet as possibility mounts and her seek calls for unthinkable sacrifice, she needs to ask herself: what does it rate to carry directly to the prior, and what does it price to enable it cross?
An Ocean of Minutes is a devastating and well timed novel approximately wish, craving, migration and the way some distance we are going to opt for those we love.
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An Ocean of Minutes by Thea Lim