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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His hand went flat on the Mouse's cheek. "I can^ feel the texture of your face.
Most of the tactile nerve endings were killed too. Are you smooth, or are you
bristly and gristly as I am?" He laughed on yellow teeth in red, red gums. "Dan is
blind in ...
Leo broke out laughing and dropped his arm around the Mouse's sharp
shoulders. The laughter (did the Mouse sense Leo's gain?) rolled through the
fisherman's words. "And you the syrynx all that time have been playing? You for
me now ...
"Yes. It is." "Come get your poison," Lorq called from the stage. "Mouse! Now you
your syrynx play?" Leo brought over two mugs, pushed one into the Mouse's
hands, the other into Katin's. "You play. Soon I down to the ice docks will go.
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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