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Maerlande chronicles

by Elisabeth Vonarburg

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Published by Beach Holme in Victoria, B.C .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementElisabeth Vonarburg ; translated from the French by Jane Brierley.
ContributionsBrierley, Jane, 1935-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ3919.2.V69 C4813 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination582 p. ;
Number of Pages582
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1516921M
ISBN 100888782942
LC Control Number93202193
OCLC/WorldCa26854776

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Maerlande Chronicles. Monday Begins on Saturday/Tale of the Troika. Polesotechnic League. Santiago. Stanford Nuclear Age Series. Steve Austin. Supernatural Minnesota. Tales from the End of Time. The Collected Stories of Philip K. Dick. Science Fiction Book Club 50th Anniversary Collection. The Maerlande Chronicles by Elisabeth Vonarburg So remember up top when I was singing the praises of Jo Walton? Well, this is one of the books she profiled a few years back that I finally got around to picking up, and I loved it.

  His book, as the title points out, is also more oriented towards speculative fiction. Two years ago, I was lucky enough to participate to workshop taught by Elisabeth Vonarburg (The Maerlande Chronicles, Reluctant Voyagers). It was my first workshop ever and I had no idea what to expect. I had never read books on writing either. Tyranaël, a five books SF saga, is in the works (two first books in the Fall of ), as well as two short story collections. One fantasy novel for young adults in Quebec in , Les Contes de la Chatte Rouge (The Red Cat's Tales) and one science fiction and fantasy book in , Contes & Légendes de Tyranaël (Tales from Tyranaël).


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The Maerlande Chronicles is a sequel to the critically-acclaimed novel The Silent City/5. Lisbei is driven by a thirst for knowledge and exploration, and the delight of the book is slowly uncovering the shape of the world she lives in, the history, the birth of the religious movement hundred years ago.

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Her other works in English translation include The Silent City, Dreams of the Sea, and the The Maerlande Chronicles which won a Philip K.

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Jane Brierley is a Montreal literary translator, writer, editor, and former president of the Literary Translators Association of Canada. Her translations of science fiction stories have appeared in a number of Tesseract s anthologies, and she has translated three of Élisabeth Vonarburg s science fiction novels: The Silent City, The Maërlande Chronicles, and Reluctant : Paperback.

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