Author(s): Andrew Sean Greer
It's 1965, on a small island in the South Pacific, a group of astronomers gather to witness the passing of a comet, but when a young boy dies during a meteor shower, the lives of the scientists and their loved ones change in subtle yet profound ways.
A compassionate and skillfully drawn novel about chance, friendship, love and the passing of time, from the acclaimed author of The Story of a Marriage
Andrew Sean Greer is the author of three novels: The Story of a Marriage, The Confessions of Max Tivoli, and The Path of Minor Planets, as well as the story collection How It Was for Me. He lives in San Francisco, California.