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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"What are you high on anyway?" Then she smiled. "Whatever it is, it becomes you
." "Will you gor "No." "Why not?" He poured frothing amber into tiny glasses. "First.
" She handed him the glass as he placed the bottle on another passing shelf.
Prince screamed, staggered; his gloved fist hit the plate glass. It cracked from
floor to ceiling. With blurred and burning eyes, Lorq stalked him. Now Prince
struck both fists against the glass; glass exploded. Fragments rang on the floor
and the ...
So was the glass. The glass broke. Nutrient fluids splashed Lorq as he danced
back on flooded sandals. The corpse crumpled in the tank, netted in tubes and
wires. The cameras swung wildly out of focus. The hand clattered to the wet tile.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - mtbearded1 - www.librarything.com
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