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Wild Prose Readings - Featuring Mike Sadava

Are you in the Victoria area this week? Thursday?!

Drop by the listen to author Mike Sadava do a reading from his newest novel, Troubled Waters, and pick up your autographed edition!

Not in the area? Want to get your hands on a copy earlier? Not a problem.

Troubled Waters is available worldwide in ebook and paperback.

Available at your favourite platforms and distributors!



Mike Sadava has immersed himself in writing fiction over the past decade following a career in print journalism. His first book, The Project - a collection of interrelated short stories centered on characters raised in a postwar apartment complex in Ottawa - was a finalist in the 2018 Whistler Independent Book Awards.


Troubled Waters

In the Pacific Ocean off Canada's west coast, Kate Keller's sailboat starts mysteriously disintegrating, leaving her clinging to the mast. This catastrophe was caused by an out of-control cocktail of engineered bacteria to rid the oceans of plastic. It's just the beginning of a looming world spanning disaster threatening shipping and all marine transportation.

Meanwhile an idealistic young marine biologist, Esme Berkowicz has recently arrived on pastoral Blenkinsop Island to take her dream job with the laboratory that is engineering the bacteria.

In the battle to neutralize this threat, both Kate and Esme discover the laboratory and the American billionaire who started it – and not all is as it appears to be!

This novel poses the question: can humankind save itself from its own folly?


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