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Red Tuque Books Inc.  9781928049036
Title: Cycling to Asylum
Author: Su J. Sokol
ISBN: 9781928049036
Publication Date: 2014
Publisher: Deux Voiliers Publishing
Pages:336
Format: Trade Paperback
Size: 6 x 9
Price: 19.95

Description:
In a near-future New York subject to an increasingly authoritarian and hostile government, Laek, a non-conformist history teacher, finds that he can no longer hide his radical past. After a brutal confrontation with the NYPD, he flees the United States with Janie, an activist lawyer, and their two kids, Siri and Simon. They cross the border by bicycle into Québec by posing as eco-tourists. In a Montréal that the future has also transformed, the family faces new challenges: convincing the authorities to grant them refugee status and integrating into Québec society. Will they find safety in their new home? Told from the points of view of the four family members, Cycling to Asylum is a unique work of interstitial fiction.