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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Idas, then Lynceos, pushed away from the rail and ran up the bridge. "Come on!"
the Mouse cried, following. Sebastian and Tyy came after, with Katin at the rear.
Ten meters below the rim, Dan paused on a rock, arms before him, preparing an
On the other side, behind the rail, Lorq suddenly recognized the silver-haired
woman. She was leaning on the shoulder of the Senegalese student, Lusuna.
Her hair stuck to her forehead like confused and twisted knives. The student had
The sculptured buttresses of Notre Dame, floodlit now, rose behind the trees in
the park on the Cit6. "No one can come onto my island without a mask!" Prince
shouted. As they reached the bridge's center, he vaulted to the rail, grabbed one
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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