Moon-Flash

Moon-Flash

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This omnibus edition combines the acclaimed Patricia A. McKillip's two science-fiction novels, Moon-Flash and The Moon and the Face.

Kyreol's small world begins at the Face, a high rock cliff, and ends at Fourteen Falls, a series of rapids. Each year, her people celebrate Moon-Flash?a spark of light that seems to come from and go into the moon, a symbol of life and joy. When a mysterious stranger arrives, Kyreol wants to know more about him, as well as the Moon-Flash, and soon she and her childhood friend Terje leave their home to look for answers. Those answers will pluck Kyreol from Riverworld and transform her life forever?by fast-forwarding her into a future she can barely comprehend.
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 298 pages
  • 104.1 x 177.8 x 20.3mm | 226.8g
  • Puffin Books
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Reissue
  • 0142403016
  • 9780142403013
  • 2,120,852

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A powerhouse of ideas. . . . The reader travels through the ages of humankind. (English Journal) A fully successful move into new territory. . . . The eloquence will satisfy all McKillip fans. (Locus) Marvelously imaginative. . . . A great deal of action and adventure. . . . Highly recommended. (Rochester Post-Bulletin)
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486 ratings
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4 35% (168)
3 32% (156)
2 8% (37)
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