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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"Would you prefer . . . f But Tavo took the glass out of his hand. "That's not for you,
Little Senhor." "Tavo, where are my parents?" "Back up in the woods, at Alonza's."
"Take us, Tavo?" "Who?" "We want to go see them." Tavo deliberated.
They didn't go down through the jungle this time, but took the wider road that led
past the launch from where the aquaturbs took the miners to the undersea mines.
The high forms swayed in the water, casting double shadows on the waves.
Day before yesterday, she took it into her head to go mountain climbing, and flew
off to Nepal." The sun passed overhead. To travel between two points on one
planet, you just had to go up and come down in the right place. In a vane-
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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