The Stone Sky

Written By N. K. Jemisin
The Stone Sky
  • Publsiher : Hachette UK
  • Release : 15 August 2017
  • ISBN : 0356504905
  • Pages : 464 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 47 reviews
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Read or download book entitled The Stone Sky written by N. K. Jemisin which was release on 15 August 2017, this book published by Hachette UK. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: 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 and forge a world in which every outcast child can grow up safe. For Nassun, her mother's mastery of the Obelisk Gate comes too late. She has seen the evil of the world, and accepted what her mother will not admit: that sometimes what is corrupt cannot be cleansed, only destroyed. Praise for this trilogy: 'Amazing' Ann Leckie 'Breaks uncharted ground' Library Journal 'Beautiful' Nnedi Okorafor 'Astounding' NPR 'Brilliant' Washington Post The Broken Earth trilogy begins with The Fifth Season, continues in The Obelisk Gate and concludes with The Stone Sky - out now. Also by N. K. Jemisin: The Inheritance trilogy The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms The Broken Kingdoms The Kingdom of Gods The Dreamblood Duology The Killing Moon The Shadowed Sun

The Stone Sky

The Stone Sky
  • Author : N. K. Jemisin
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2017-08-15
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 0356504905
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Summary : 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 ...

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 Date : 2019-11-18
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 0356504905
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Summary : 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. ...

The City We Became

The City We Became
  • Author : N. K. Jemisin
  • Publisher : Orbit Books
  • Release Date : 2021-07-27
  • Total pages : 437
  • ISBN : 0356504905
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Summary : Every great city has a soul. Some are ancient as myths; others are as new and destructive as children. New York? She's got six - and all six will be called to arms in the greatest battle the city has ever fought....

Fiction and the Sixth Mass Extinction

Fiction and the Sixth Mass Extinction
  • Author : Jonathan Elmore
  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Release Date : 2020-04-01
  • Total pages : 178
  • ISBN : 0356504905
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Summary : 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 ...

Japanese Mythology and the Primeval World

Japanese Mythology and the Primeval World
  • Author : Peter Metevelis
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release Date : 2009-05
  • Total pages : 616
  • ISBN : 0356504905
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Summary : 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 ...

Sky Knife

Sky Knife
  • Author : Marella Sands
  • Publisher : Forge Books
  • Release Date : 2015-01-06
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 0356504905
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Summary : 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: ...

The Prophecy of Sky

The Prophecy of Sky
  • Author : James Todd Cochrane
  • Publisher : Dark Moon Publishing Inc.
  • Release Date : 2015-01-10
  • Total pages : 290
  • ISBN : 0356504905
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Summary : 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 ...

The Kingdom of Gods

The Kingdom of Gods
  • Author : N. K. Jemisin
  • Publisher : Orbit
  • Release Date : 2011-10-27
  • Total pages : 624
  • ISBN : 0356504905
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Summary : Shahar and the godling Sieh must face off against the terrible magic threatening to consume their world in the incredible conclusion to the Inheritance Trilogy, from Hugo award-winning and NYT bestselling author N. K. Jemisin. For two thousand years the Arameri family has ruled the world by enslaving the very ...

Mythical Stone

Mythical Stone
  • Author : Peter J. Metevelis
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release Date : 2002-06-01
  • Total pages : 308
  • ISBN : 0356504905
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Summary : 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, ...

A History of Zoroastrianism

A History of Zoroastrianism
  • Author : Mary Boyce
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release Date : 1989
  • Total pages : 349
  • ISBN : 0356504905
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Summary : Download or read online A History of Zoroastrianism written by Mary Boyce, published by BRILL which was released on 1989. Get A History of Zoroastrianism Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

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 Date : 2021-02-15
  • Total pages : 274
  • ISBN : 0356504905
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Summary : 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 Date : 2011-06-23
  • Total pages : 960
  • ISBN : 0356504905
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Summary : '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 ...

Visualising Skyscapes

Visualising Skyscapes
  • Author : Liz Henty,Daniel Brown
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-08-19
  • Total pages : 254
  • ISBN : 0356504905
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Summary : 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 ...

The Emerald Modem

The Emerald Modem
  • Author : Richard Leviton
  • Publisher : Hampton Roads Publishing
  • Release Date : 2004-05-04
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 0356504905
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Summary : 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 ...

How Long til Black Future Month

How Long  til Black Future Month
  • Author : N. K. Jemisin
  • Publisher : Orbit
  • Release Date : 2019-08-13
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0356504905
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Summary : Three-time Hugo Award winner and NYT bestselling author N. K. Jemisin challenges and delights readers with thought-provoking narratives of destruction, rebirth, and redemption that sharply examine modern society in her first collection of short fiction, which includes never-before-seen stories. "Marvelous and wide-ranging."--Los Angeles Times"Gorgeous" --NPR Books"Breathtakingly imaginative ...