SynopsisCalauria is a supertanker, a giant of the sea. But years of neglect have turned her into a floating powder keg. The Panoco oil terminal is the last word in technology. But greed has allowed safety systems to run down. Together, a powder keg and open fire spell disaster and death. Add an average captain, an inquisitive lady reporter and a group of teenagers out to make trouble and the countdown begins . . .
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Life Mask - Emma Donoghue
In a time of looming war, the wealthy liberals of the Whig Party work to topple a tyrannical prime minister and a lunatic king. Will Eliza Farren, England's leading comedic actress, gain entry to that elite circle that calls itself the World? Can Lord Derby endure public mockery of his long, unconsummated courtship of the actress? Will Anne Damer, a sculptor and rumored Sapphist, be the cause of Eliza's fall from grace?