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Hosted By Beth Ruyak

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'Dark Sea Rising' Authors Share Science Fiction With Environmental Message

Courtesy of Edge Science Fiction and Fantasy Publishing

Barry Broad and Drew Mendelson's new book, "Dark Sea Rising," combines science fiction with an environmental message.

Courtesy of Edge Science Fiction and Fantasy Publishing

Authors Barry Broad and Drew Mendelson collaborated on their new novel, “Dark Sea Rising.” It’s a story of first contact with mysterious aliens at the bottom of the sea triggered by the explosion of a deep sea oil drilling platform. The creatures believe the oil fields underneath the ocean are sacred and they’ll defend them at any cost.
Barry Broad and Drew Mendelson are hosting an author event at the Barnes & Noble on Arden Way on Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Watch the authors' introduction to the book here.

 author interview

Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio

Cody Drabble

Insight Producer and On-Air Director

Cody Drabble learned to love public radio growing up in San Francisco with KQED on every morning during breakfast. In addition to producing and directing the live broadcast of Insight each morning, he also fills in as guest host for Beth Ruyak.   Read Full Bio 

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