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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And you — who have been taught what button to push — want me — who am the
product of a centuries-old educational system founded not only on the imparting
of information, but a whole theory of social adjustment as well — to give you a ...
His mother came at last, pushed away the insect netting (it wasn't needed
because the house had sonics to keep away the tiny red bugs that occasionally
bit you outside and made you feel funny for a few hours, but Mother liked to be
The Mouse watched the gaunt jaws and his own jaws clamped; his eyes raised to
Prince's thin, high hair, and the Mouse's own forehead tightened. He pushed
forward in the chair, his fingers twitching to shape, as on a syrynx, the bladed
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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