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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("I wish that card hadn't come up reversed in the captain's reading," Katin
whispered to the Mouse. "Believe me, it portends no good.") "The Four of Cups." "
My trick. Nine of Wands." " — we can get hold of — " "Seven of Wands." "—any
At last Katin stuck his hands under his belt. Mist twisted beneath the streetlights
as they hurried along the cobbles through the City of Dreadful Night. "Page of
Cups." "Queen of Cups." "The Chariot. My trick is. Nine of Wands." "Knight of
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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