By Katja Millay
A School Library magazine Best ebook of 2013
An ALA/YALSA Alex Award Winner
I stay in an international with no magic or miracles. a spot the place there aren't any clairvoyants or shapeshifters, no angels or superhuman boys to save lots of you. a spot the place humans die and track disintegrates and issues suck. i'm pressed so difficult opposed to the earth through the burden of fact that a few days i ponder how i'm nonetheless capable of raise my toes to stroll.
Two and a part years after an unspeakable tragedy left her a shadow of the lady she as soon as was once, Nastya Kashnikov strikes to a brand new city made up our minds to maintain her darkish previous hidden and carry every body at a distance. yet her plans in basic terms final goodbye earlier than she reveals herself inexplicably attracted to the only individual as remoted as herself: Josh Bennett.
Josh’s tale isn't any mystery. everyone he loves has been taken from his existence until eventually, at seventeen years outdated, there is not any one left. while your identify is synonymous with loss of life, every body has a tendency to offer you your area. every person other than Nastya who won’t depart till she’s insinuated herself into each point of his existence. yet because the indisputable pull among them intensifies, he starts off to wonder whether he'll ever examine the secrets and techniques she’s been hiding—or if he even desires to.
The Sea of Tranquility is a wealthy, severe, and brilliantly imagined tale a few lonely boy, an emotionally fragile woman, and the miracle of moment probabilities.