A one-sentence summary:
Boyhood adventures lead our hero to confront himself, and to forge new world-views.
A forty-word summary:
“A fourteen-year-old Manchester boy flees to America seeking freedom and independence: A surreal conflict with the gods has not been part of his plan, but a natural catastrophe renders him unconscious, and he boards a ghost ship among colorful characters, haunting memories … and long-forgotten fears.”
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