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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The first time he heard the names Prince and Ruby Red it was at the Sao Orini
house. He was lying in the dark, screaming for light. His mother came at last,
pushed away the insect netting (it wasn't needed because the house had sonics
But he recalled the three of them — himself, Prince, and Ruby — playing together
the next afternoon in the garden. He showed them the place behind the bamboo
where you could climb up into the carved stone mouths. "What are those?
At the reference to Prince's arm, Lorq jumped. "We are going now." But Prince
and Ruby didn't understand. "We're going," Lorq explained. "Up to Alonza's." "
What's Alonza'sr "Is that like the places Aaron is always taking those pretty
women in ...
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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