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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Prince's voice howled from the crowd. "Let go of my hand! My hand, let go of my
hand!" Memories struck up, shaking. What was confusion before, was fear now.
Beside him stone steps led to the river's walkway. He fled down, and heard
"And this is why Prince Red can call us pirates?" "A couple of times Aaron Red
the first — Prince's father is the third — sent one of his more uppity nephews to
head his expeditions into the Pleiades. Three of them, I believe. They never got
"No, Captain}" — as Prince lunged. 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
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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