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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A gypsy's got to spit three times in any river he crosses," the Mouse explained to
Katin. "Otherwise, bad things." "This is the thirty-first century we're living in. What
bad tbjngsr The Mouse shrugged. "/ never spit in any river." *Maybe it's just tor ...
The young gypsy had tried to live most of his life only with eyes, ears, nose, toes,
and fingers. Most of his life he had succeeded. But occasionally, as on the Roc
during Tyy's Tarot reading, or during the interviews with Katin and the captain ...
Ashton Clark became the workers' prophet. That's why even today, when a
person is going to change jobs, you send Ashton Clark, or his spirit along with
him." The Mouse gazed across the stars. "I remember that sometimes the gypsies
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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