Jim Gilbert book signing of “The Admiral”
Date(s) - Nov 6, 2014
05:00 pm - 07:00 pm
Bluewater Books & Charts
Thursday, November 6th, 5 – 7pm at Bluewater Books & Charts in Ft. Lauderdale.
Jim Gilbert, author of the critically acclaimed debut novel The Admiral. Showboats International’s founding editor-in-chief will sign books and discuss his well-researched novel, set at the end of this century about a reclusive midocean community of aging yachts that is riding out the collapse of civilization in the wake of sea level rise.
Book signing, cheese & wine. 20% off all books in store.
“The Admiral” is set amid a reclusive community of aging yachts in mid-Atlantic, The Admiral is a swashbuckling tale of people riding out the holocaust on land caused by a risen sea, the effects of climate change and social collapse. The changes are still happening and Aqual, the scarred, tenacious granddaughter of The Admiral, founder of Akkadia, believes her people are becoming too complacent, too comfortable with their lives despite the ominous signs around them.