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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His fingers closed on her arms. "Ruby Red." His inflection brought puzzlement td
her face. "Leave here with me. We can go to another city, on another world, under
another sun. Don't the configurations of the stars bore you from here? I know a ...
fingers walked the inductance plate; the pinky staggered on its stilted nail. "I'm
telling you now. Make a nova." The Mouse paused. Then, "All right," and his hand
jumped. Sound rumbled after the flash. Colors behind the afterimage blotted ...
His fingers clawed the chair arms. Yellow eyes stared, jumped; jumped, stared. "
Captain, what . . . ?" Katin's face furrowed. He fought down panic, forced his face
to relax. "I told Mouse to bring you to see me. when you were up and around.
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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