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Small World by Jonathan Evison

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Also by Jonathan Evison:

Small World, January 2022
Hardcover / e-Book
Legends of the North Cascades, June 2021
Hardcover / e-Book
This Is Your Life, Harriet Chance!, September 2015
Hardcover / e-Book
The Revised Fundamentals Of Caregiving, May 2012
Hardcover / e-Book
West of Here, February 2011
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Small World
Jonathan Evison

Dutton
January 2022
On Sale: January 11, 2022
480 pages
ISBN: 0593184122
EAN: 9780593184127
Kindle: B08T6CL58V
Hardcover / e-Book
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Historical

Jonathan Evison’s Small World is an epic novel for now. Set against such iconic backdrops as the California gold rush, the development of the transcontinental railroad, and a speeding train of modern-day strangers forced together by fate, it is a grand entertainment that asks big questions.
 
The characters of Small World connect in the most intriguing and meaningful ways, winning, breaking, and winning our hearts again. In exploring the passengers’ lives and those of their ancestors more than a century before, Small World chronicles 170 years of American nation-building from numerous points of view across place and time. And it does it with a fullhearted, full-throttle pace that asks on the most human, intimate scale whether it is truly possible to meet, and survive, the choices posed—and forced—by the age.
 
The result is a historical epic with a Dickensian flair, a grand entertainment that asks whether our nation has made good on its promises. It dazzles as its characters come to connect with one another through time. And it hits home as it probes at our country’s injustices, big and small, straight through to its deeply satisfying final words.

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