Safe From the Sea, the debut novel by Peter Geye, is a harrowing tale of survival and an intimate look at forgiveness and the indubitable bonds between a father and son.

A son returns home to reconcile with his estranged father while they relive the story of a horrific Great Lakes shipwreck that the father has only partially survived and that has divided them emotionally ever since. Come and hear more about this timeless story for readers of every stripe.


This program is funded with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.