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 parents smiled when he spoke like that to them, but they wouldn't smile now,
because Secretary Morgan was a guest. His father humphed. "A map of Draco!
That's all he needs. Oh yes, Draco!" Aunt Cyana laughed; then Mother and ...
"I have something for you." He reached into the sack. "I found this on the floor
back in the Roc. I guess you . . . dropped it?" He glanced at Katin and caught the
frown vanishing. Then he looked at Tyy and felt his smile open in the light of ...
"Oh." Katin smiled; the the smile was worn away by a frown. "You know, Mouse, I
envy the captain. He's got a mission. And his obsession precludes all that
wondering about what other people think of him." "I don't go through all that like
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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