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The fifth season : the broken earth. book one

The fifth season : the broken earth. book one

Author: N K Jemisin
Publisher: London : Orbit, 2016. ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
A season of endings has begun. It starts with the great red rift across the heart of the world's sole continent, spewing ash that blots out the sun. It starts with death, with a murdered son and a missing daughter. It starts with betrayal, and long dormant wounds rising up to fester.

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Genre/Form: Apocalyptic fiction
Fantasy fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: N K Jemisin
ISBN: 9780356508191 0356508196
OCLC Number: 958225863
Notes: Originally published in the USA in 2015 by Orbit.
Awards: Short-listed for Nebula Awards in the Novel category 2016 (UK)
Short-listed for Hugo Award Best Novel category 2016 (UK)
Short-listed for The Kitschies Red Tentacle 2016 (UK)
Short-listed for World Fantasy Awards 2016 (UK)
Description: 468 pages : cartographic image ; 20 cm.
Other Titles: 5th season
Responsibility: Harry Parker.


Winner of the Hugo Award for Best Novel, shortlisted for the Nebula, Locus, World Fantasy, Kitschie and Audie awards, this is the stunning first instalment in a fantasy trilogy set in a world of  Read more...


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Jemisin brilliantly illustrates the belief that, yes, imaginative world-building is a vital element of fantasy - but also that every character is a world unto herself * NPR * Fantasy novels often Read more...

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