A Song for A New Day

A Song for A New Day

Book - 2019 | First edition.
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In the Before, when the government didn't prohibit large public gatherings, Luce Cannon was on top of the world. One of her songs had just taken off and she was on her way to becoming a star. Now, in the After, terror attacks and deadly viruses have led the government to ban concerts, and Luce's connection to the world--her music, her purpose is closed off forever. She does what she has to do: she performs in illegal concerts to a small but passionate community, always evading the law. Rosemary Laws barely remembers the Before times. She spends her days in Hoodspace, helping customers order all of their goods online for drone delivery no physical contact with humans needed. By lucky chance, she finds a new job and a new calling: discover amazing musicians and bring their concerts to everyone via virtual reality. The only catch is that she'll have to do something she's never done before and go out in public. Find the illegal concerts and bring musicians into the limelight they deserve. But when she sees how the world could actually be, that won't be enough.
Publisher: New York :, Berkley,, 2019.
Edition: First edition.
Branch Call Number: SCIENCE FICTION
Characteristics: 372 pages ;,21 cm.

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fionajay
Mar 31, 2020

Ho-ly. Would you look at the premise for this one. Nominated for the 2020 Nebula Awards, to be held virtually 28 May.

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