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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caught the side of Prince's head, the other jabbed his stomach. He came with
blasted pride, fury compelled by bewilderment, with dense humiliation breaking
his breath against his ribs as he fought below the fantastic spectators. He struck ...
The miners caught them, starved them, then turned them on one another in the pit
to wager on the outcome. How many millions of years back, those three-foot
lizards' ancestors had been huge, hundred-meter beasts, and the intelligent race
"Good." Then she drew back her arm; Sung it forward! And three hundred square
feet of chain webbing swung over her head and rattled down on him. The links
caught on his raised hands and bruised them. He staggered under their weight.
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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