This is my post during the blog tour for The Silver Sail by Bridgette Dutta Portman. In The Silver Sail an anxious 16-year-old trapped in a world of her own creation must find a legendary starship before the double suns explode.
This blog tour is organized by Lola’s Blog Tours and the tour runs from 23 May till 5 June. You can see the tour schedule here.
By Bridgette Dutta Portman
Genre: Science Fiction/ Fantasy
Age category: Young Adult
Release Date: 3 May 2022
A looming supernova. A long-lost starship. A hero turned evil.
Olive Joshi never meant to fall through a portal into her own abandoned novel, much less kill her protagonist and resurrect her as a villain. Now sheâ€™s on the run in a universe quickly spiraling out of her control.
After narrowly escaping Coseema with her life, Olive and her friends head for a distant planet in search of the legendary starship the Wave-Rider, which may be the only hope for the doomed people of Lyria. But the voyage there is littered with obstaclesâ€”the tyrannical ruler of a dying colony, a mysterious spacefarer, the ever-present threat of Coseema, and Oliveâ€™s own obsessive fears. Back on Lyria, Oliveâ€™s allies face obstacles of their own as they vie with the cruel emperor Burnash, while Burnash himself chafes under Coseemaâ€™s control. Olive, armed with her omniscient journal, finds comfort in reading along with her friendsâ€™ adventures. But when time runs out, she must embark on a risky collision course with her former heroine, one that may force her to give up what she treasures most.
The Silver Sail, Book Two of the Coseema Saga, is a must-read for fans of portal fantasy, space opera, coming-of-age adventures, and novels about mental health, self-esteem, friendship, and courage in the face of uncertainty.
The Twin Stars (The Coseema Saga #1) by Bridgette Dutta Portman
â€œA troubled teen. A magic journal. A portal to another world.â€
You can buy The Twin Stars here on Amazon
Bridgette Dutta Portman is an author, playwright, and teaching artist. Dozens of her plays have been produced across the United States and overseas. She holds an MFA in creative writing from Spalding University, as well as a PhD in political science from the University of California, Irvine. She is past president of the Playwrightsâ€™ Center of San Francisco and is currently a member of Same Boat Theater Collective, the Pear Playwrightsâ€™ Guild, and the Dramatistsâ€™ Guild. She recently joined the board of the Pear Theatre in Mountain View, CA. The Twin Stars is her debut novel, and the first of a planned trilogy. She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her husband Deepanshu and their two young children.
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