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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"You didr "Yeah." Dan glanced at his shoulder where the broken lace on his vest
was clumsily knotted. "We fell in, and we got out." Puzzlement surfaced on Lorq's
face. "Hey, Captain! You look fierce, don't you!" Five times now Lorq had passed
"Yeah?" The Mouse took the candy out of his mouth: "Want to finish this? I'm
through with it." "Thanks. Just take the matter of" — Katin's jaw staggered as his
teeth crushed crystalline sugar from the linen thread. — "cleanliness. There was
"Yeah," the Mouse said. "Only eight hundred years. Not all gypsies are traitors
like me." But he laughed into the winds. "The Ashton Clark system has only had
one serious drawback that I can see. And it's taken it a long time to materialize.
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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