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Wm. E. Durr Branch SF TCHAI A (Text) 33126024790481 New Adult Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781250768728 (trade paperback)
  • ISBN: 1250768721 (trade paperback)
  • Physical Description: 201 pages ; 20 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Tordotcom, 2021.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Summary, etc.:
"Lynesse is the lowly Fourth Daughter of the ... Read More
Subject: Princesses > Fiction.
Anthropologists > Fiction.
Life on other planets > Fiction.
Extrasolar planets > Fiction.
Space > Fiction.
Genre: Science fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
Space operas (Fiction)
Novellas.

  • Baker & Taylor
    "Lynesse is the lowly Fourth Daughter of the queen, and always getting in the way. But a demon is terrorizing the land, and now she's an adult (albeit barely) with responsibilities (she tells herself). Although she still gets in the way, she understands that the only way to save her people is to invoke the pact between her family and the Elder sorcerer who has inhabited the local tower for as long as her people have lived here"--
  • Baker & Taylor
    Sworn to study the locals on a distant planet, a junior anthropologist is forbidden to help when the lowly fourth daughter of the Queen, Lynesse, pleads with him to help rid the land of the demon terrorizing it. Original.
  • McMillan Palgrave
    <p>"A Ursula Le Guin-like grace... Ten out of 10." —<i>New York Times<br></i><b><br><br>In Adrian Tchaikovsky's <i>Elder Race</i>, a junior anthropologist on a distant planet must help the locals he has sworn to study to save a planet from an unbeatable foe.</b><br><br>Lynesse is the lowly Fourth Daughter of the queen, and always getting in the way.<br><br> But a demon is terrorizing the land, and now she’s an adult (albeit barely) with responsibilities (she tells herself). Although she still gets in the way, she understands that the only way to save her people is to invoke the pact between her family and the Elder sorcerer who has inhabited the local tower for as long as her people have lived here (though none in living memory has approached it).<br><br> But Elder Nyr isn’t a sorcerer, and he is forbidden to help, and his knowledge of science tells him the threat cannot possibly be a demon…</p>

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