The Stone Sky

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  • Author : N. K. Jemisin
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Pages : 464 pages
  • ISBN : 0356504905
  • Rating : 4/5 from 51 reviews
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The Stone Sky

The Stone Sky
  • Author : N. K. Jemisin
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release : 15 August 2017
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WINNER OF THE HUGO AWARD WINNER OF THE NEBULA AWARD WINNER OF THE LOCUS AWARD FOR BEST FANTASY An Amazon Best Book of the Year The incredible conclusion to the record-breaking triple Hugo award-winning trilogy that began with the The Fifth Season The Moon will soon return. Whether this heralds the destruction of humankind or something worse will depend on two women. Essun has inherited the phenomenal power of Alabaster Tenring. With it, she hopes to find her daughter Nassun

Spaces and Fictions of the Weird and the Fantastic

Spaces and Fictions of the Weird and the Fantastic
  • Author : Julius Greve,Florian Zappe
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 18 November 2019
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This collection of essays discusses genre fiction and film within the discursive framework of the environmental humanities and analyses the convergent themes of spatiality, climate change, and related anxieties concerning the future of human affairs, as crucial for any understanding of current forms of “weird” and “fantastic” literature and culture. Given their focus on the culturally marginal, unknown, and “other,” these genres figure as diagnostic modes of storytelling, outlining the latent anxieties and social dynamics that define a culture’s “

Fiction and the Sixth Mass Extinction

Fiction and the Sixth Mass Extinction
  • Author : Jonathan Elmore
  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Release : 01 April 2020
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Fiction and the Sixth Mass Extinction is one of the first works to focus specifically on fiction’s engagements with human driven extinction. Drawing together a diverse group of scholars and approaches, this volume pairs established voices in the field with emerging scholars and traditionally recognized climate fiction ('cli-fi') with texts and media typically not associated with Anthropocene fictions. The result is a volume that both engages with and furthers existing work on Anthropocene fiction as well as laying groundwork

Japanese Mythology and the Primeval World

Japanese Mythology and the Primeval World
  • Author : Peter Metevelis
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release : 01 May 2009
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The Japanese have faithfully preserved their ancient myths as a connected and well ordered system. And as a system, Japanese myths say much about the human condition in the cosmos and about the human place in the cosmic order. Not until now has a book-length, English-language study been released on Japanese mythology. Drawing on his meticulous research, Asianist Peter Metevelis presents this selection of analytic essays that form a mosaic of themes on the primordial world of Japanese myth, adding

Sky Knife

Sky Knife
  • Author : Marella Sands
  • Publisher : Forge Books
  • Release : 06 January 2015
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Sky Knife is a young man cursed with an unlucky name - a name his mother saw in a vision and pledged that her son would bear, to honor whatever destiny the gods had decreed. He hasn't the luck to take one of the usual paths charted for his people: farmer, soldier, merchant - all these roads are closed to him. The only hope for him lies in service at the King's Temple, where - he hopes - the gods

Mythical Stone

Mythical Stone
  • Author : Peter J. Metevelis
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release : 01 June 2002
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Unlike most cultures, the Japanese culture has preserved its native myths as a connected system, and as a system Japanese myths have much to say about the human condition in the cosmos. The series, Mythological Essays by Prof. Metevelis explores what this myth system seeks to tell us. Volume One, Mythical Stone, focuses on how the substance of stone works in the genesis and structure of the cosmos, and how it relates to establishing the human condition. The volume also

The Prophecy of Sky

The Prophecy of Sky
  • Author : James Todd Cochrane
  • Publisher : Dark Moon Publishing Inc.
  • Release : 10 January 2015
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Born with a curse that dooms her and her race to a future of slavery, Sky’s world is torn apart when she witnesses her sister’s capture and enslavement. Left alone and injured, she must try to figure out what to do to survive and how to avoid the same fate as the rest of her people. The kindness of a stranger and his intense training starts a chain of events that will lead Sky on a perilous adventure

Images of the Anthropocene in Speculative Fiction

Images of the Anthropocene in Speculative Fiction
  • Author : Tereza Dědinová,Weronika Laszkiewicz,Sylwia Borowska-Szerszun
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 15 February 2021
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Images of the Anthropocene in Speculative Fiction examines how the Anthropocene and its challenges are addressed by contemporary writers in a variety of genres broadly defined as speculative fiction. The book demonstrates that speculative fiction, can alter the readers' perception of their duties and responsibilities towards their communities.

The Illustrated Gormenghast Trilogy

The Illustrated Gormenghast Trilogy
  • Author : Mervyn Peake
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release : 23 June 2011
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'Peake's books are actual additions to life; they give, like certain rare dreams, sensations we never had before, and enlarge our conception of the range of possible experience' C.S. Lewis Enter the world of Gormenghast. The vast crumbling castle to which the seventy-seventh Earl, Titus Groan, is Lord and heir. Titus is expected to rule this Gothic labyrinth of turrets and dungeons, cloisters and corridors as well as the eccentric and wayward subject. Things are changing in the castle

Visualising Skyscapes

Visualising Skyscapes
  • Author : Liz Henty,Daniel Brown
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 19 August 2019
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Above the land and its horizon lies the celestial sphere, that great dome of the sky which governs light and darkness, critical to life itself, yet its influence is often neglected in the archaeological narrative. Visualising Skyscapes captures a growing interest in the emerging field of skyscape archaeology. This powerful and innovative book returns the sky to its rightful place as a central consideration in archaeological thought and can be regarded as a handbook for further research. Bookended by a

The Emerald Modem

The Emerald Modem
  • Author : Richard Leviton
  • Publisher : Hampton Roads Publishing
  • Release : 04 May 2004
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Twenty years ago, in England, author Richard Leviton "discovered the planet." Following quite specific guidance, he began a long process that amounted to an apprenticeship. "My mentors dispatched me to various specific locations in the Somerset landscape, and at all hours of the night and day. I sat on hills and valleys and rocks under sunlight, moonlight, rain, snow, and fog, and had visions. I started to see another landscape behind the apparent landscape. It was an apparitional landscape with

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Exploring Imaginary Worlds
  • Author : Mark J.P. Wolf
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 09 October 2020
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From The Brothers Karamazov to Star Trek to Twin Peaks, this collection explores a variety of different imaginary worlds both historic and contemporary. Featuring contributions from an interdisciplinary and international group of scholars, each essay looks at a particular imaginary world in-depth, and world-building issues associated with that world. Together, the essays explore the relationship between the worlds and the media in which they appear as they examine imaginary worlds in literature, television, film, computer games, and theatre, with many

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Titus Groan
  • Author : Mervyn Peake
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release : 12 August 2011
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The brilliant first novel in the legendary gothic fantasy trilogy As the first novel opens, Titus, heir to Lord Sepulchrave, has just been born: he stands to inherit the miles of rambling stone and mortar that stand for Gormenghast Castle. Inside, all events are predetermined by a complex ritual, lost in history, understood only by Sourdust, Lord of the Library. There are tears and strange laughter; fierce births and deaths beneath umbrageous ceilings; dreams and violence and disenchantment contained within

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The Book of Ian Watson
  • Author : Ian Watson
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release : 29 September 2011
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British Science Fiction award winner Ian Watson graces us here with a brilliant new collection of short stories and essays. Though he dazzles the reader with his footwork in the kaleidoscope intensity of his vision, each piece is plainly the work of a master craftsman. Whether he is dealing with a future culture where whales control us ("The Culling") or taking a hilarious poke at the matter of government funding ("The President's Not for Turning"), his concepts are clear and