Out of Place

When a research institute in the Mojave Desert falls under suspicion in the aftermath of 9/11, a Turkish hydrogeologist is “in the wind”; the American office manager is detained as a material witness; a Mexican herpetologist needs to find a place of safety; a US college dropout bicycles across Iran trying to decide if violence is the answer; DIY citizen-scientists conduct unconventional experiments; and an FBI specialist, born in a refugee camp in Africa, proves his loyalty to his adopted country.

Coming up – September 2021

How do the dots connect? How do the puzzle pieces fit in a novel that explores the human cost of the security state. Spanning cultures and continents, an international cast characters have in common an unease that may well be true of most of us: feeling – or being seen as – out of place.

%d bloggers like this: