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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But don't ask me what he wants to do there." "The Pleiades?" the Mouse asked. "
Is that where the nova will be?" Katin turned up his palms. "I don't think so. Maybe
he thinks it'll be safer to pass the time in home territory." "Wait a minute!
And the ghostly visions of the Mouse's syrynx cavorted once more, along with
images of Tyy, Sebastian, and the twins dancing, the sound of their laughter — "
Where are we going, Captain?" the Mouse asked. He put his syrynx down on the
Inside the Mouse, surprise opened like a wound over the inevitable. He blinked. "
For the lift ... His blue eyes caught the Mouse's dark ones, and puzzlement
passed on his face. "Well, Mouse. Maybe ... the Mouse asked. They came down
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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
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - quondame - LibraryThing
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