Science fiction master Delany's novel is the story of Lorq von Ray, an intrepid spaceship captain determined to travel through the core of a recently imploded sun. Wise, witty, and whirlingly paced, this tale is the highest order of speculative fiction as it casts a new light on some of humanity's oldest truths and most enduring myths.Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
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Lorq looked down from the ceiling. Dan sat forward on the green bench, knobby
elbows on his knees; his hands wrapped the mug. "You didr "Yeah." Dan glanced
at his shoulder where the broken lace on his vest was clumsily knotted. "We fell ...
"Just what the hell" — His blaok-gloved hand struck a crystal beaker, as well as
its embossed dish, from the table — "do you think you're doing, Lorq?" The hand
came back; the dagger and the carved wooden stick clattered to the floor from the
Lorq ducked with the instrument against his chest. He twisted the intensity knob.
The edge of Prince's hand shattered the doorjamb (where a moment before the
Mouse had leaned). Splinters split four and five feet up the shaft. "Captain, that's ...
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Challenge #6 of Book Riot's 2019 Read Harder Challenge is "A book by an AOC set in or about space." Over the years, I have read, and loved, many books by Samuel R. Delany. One book that has been ... Read full review
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I probably read this because of what Jo Walton said in [Why is this Book so Great] Really? I’m not very archetype’d. Interesting and not the same-old-same-old, it nevertheless doesn’t strike me as ... Read full review