COASTING by River Ellen Macaskill
A5, 172 pages, Digitally printed, Perfect bound, Softcover, 2021
“A lesbian road trip novel with a speculative twist.
Cat is a Scottish uni dropout living in Vancouver. On a trip to the islands, she meets a community of off-grid anarchists, including Dorothy, a boat punk who invites her sailing. The wind carries news from the mainland that a mysterious alien object that has landed in the US, causing an apocalyptic stir.
When disaster strikes, the new friends set out on a cross-country drive to reunite with an estranged sister and an ex-girlfriend, befriending stray queers and revisiting past heartaches along the way.”