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The Lesson

A Novel

by Cadwell Turnbull Author · Janina Edwards Narrator

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An alien ship rests over Water Island. For five years the people of the US Virgin Islands have lived with the Ynaa, a race of superadvanced aliens on a research mission they will not fully disclose. They are benevolent in many ways but meet any act of aggression with disproportional wrath. This has led to a strained relationship between the Ynaa and the local Virgin Islanders and a peace that cannot last.

A year after the death of a young boy at the hands of an Ynaa, three families find themselves at the center of the inevitable conflict, witness and victim to events that will touch everyone and teach a terrible lesson.

Publication Details

Publisher:
Blackstone Publishing
Edition:
Unabridged
Publication Date:
2019

Format

  • OverDrive MP3 Audiobook 236.7 MB
  • OverDrive Listen 236.6 MB

Cadwell Turnbull (Author)

Cadwell Turnbull is a graduate from the North Carolina State University's Creative Writing MFA in Fiction and English MA in Linguistics. He was the winner of the 2014 NCSU Prize for Short Fiction and attended Clarion West 2016. His short fiction h...

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