The Wild Shore
by Kim Stanley Robinson (Published by Ace)
Nominated for Best Novel in 1984
2047: For the small Pacific Coast community of San Onofre, life in the aftermath of a devastating nuclear attack is a matter of survival, a day-to-day struggle to stay alive. But young Hank Fletcher dreams of the world that might have been, and might yet be–and dreams of playing a crucial role in America’s rebirth.
The Wild Shore is the first novel in Kim Stanley Robinson’s Three Californias Trilogy.