Distant Light

Distant Light

Book - 2016
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A man lives in total solitude in an abandoned mountain village. But each night, at the same hour, a mysterious distant light appears on the far side of the valley and disturbs his isolation. What is it? Someone in another deserted village? A forgotten street lamp? An alien being? Finally the man is driven to discover its source. He finds a young boy who also lives alone, in a house in the middle of the forest. But who really is this child? The answer at the secret heart of this novel is both uncanny and profoundly touching. Antonio Moresco's "Little Prince" is a moving meditation on life and the universe we inhabit. Moresco reflects on the solitude and pain of existence, but also on what we share with all around us, living and dead.
Publisher: Brooklyn, NY : Archipelago Books, 2016
Edition: First Archipelago books edition
ISBN: 9780914671428
0914671421
Branch Call Number: FICTION Moresco, Antonio
Characteristics: 153 pages ; 18 cm
Additional Contributors: Dixon, Richard - Translator
Alternative Title: Lucina. English

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