The Stone Sky

Author: N. K. Jemisin
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0356504905
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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 ...

The Stone Sky

Author: J. B. Langley
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1418470120
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It deals with the Antarctic capture of a man and woman from the temperate zone. With an architect's mind, the center of the book looks at how the captors could exist.

Titus Groan

Author: Mervyn Peake
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1409007073
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Stone steps led from the ridge to the top of the wall, from which might be
approached, along a cat-walk. an area the size of a field, surrounding which,
though at a lower level, were the heavy, rotting structures of adjacent roofs and
towers, and between these could be seen other roofs far away, and other towers.
Steerpike's eyes. following the rooftops, came at last to the parapet surrounding
this area. He could not, of course. from where he was gues at the stone sky-field
itself, lying as it ...

Zoological Mythology

Author: Angelo De Gubernatis
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In the first of the Esthonian stories, the young prince, in order to release from the
waters his beloved, who had become a water-rose, by the eagle's advice takes
off his clothes, covers himself with mud, and holding his nose between his fingers
, snivels out, " From a man, a crab ; " then he instantly becomes a crab, and goes
to draw the water-rose out of the water, to bring it to shore near a stone, at which,
when arrived, he says, " From the water- rose, the maiden ; from the crab, the

Creation And Tradition In Language

Author: J. Peter Maher
Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing
ISBN: 9027209049
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hypothesis of the 'stone heaven' is challenged by a new etymology, based on re-
examination of the language data in the light of ethnography and recent
archeological discoveries. A new explanation for Latin caelum 'heaven' and '
chisel' is also offered, as well as one for the problem of semantic development of
Lithuanian Perkūnas 'thunder-god', Slavic Perunǔ 'idem', and Germanic *fergún- '
oak', Latin ...

Karanligin Sol Eli

Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
ISBN: 9789755390444
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Bilim-kurgu roman. O anki hormonal durumlarına göre erkek ya da kadın olabilen çift cinsiyetli sakinleri olan soğuk bir gezegende geçen olaylar temelinde yazar, insanların düalist eğilimlerini tartışıyor

Sky Blue Stone

Author: Arash Khazeni
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520958357
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It was the stone of victory: firuza. The stone of the legendary lost turquoise
thrones of Firdawsi's Shahnama (Book of kings), emulated in the blue-tiled
maydans (esplanades) of oasis cities. To the Indo-Persian Islamic empires of
early modern Eurasia, it was a sacred mineral substance and an object of
interimperial exchange. From its remote beginnings, buried in mines outside the
city of Nishapur in eastern Iran, turquoise and its material culture traveled across
India, Central Asia, and ...

The Stone In The Skull

Author: Elizabeth Bear
Publisher: Tor Books
ISBN: 1466872071
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Best SFF Books 2017—The Guardian Kirkus Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of 2017 The Verge Recommended Fantasy for 2017 The Stone in the Skull, the first volume in her new trilogy, takes readers over the dangerous mountain passes of the ...

Pillar Of The Sky

Author: Cecelia Holland
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1504007662
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cloth and sticks, and they hauled earth in them; they brought earth in sacks made
of their clothes, and they had more baskets full of earth and stones, and the little
boys carried stones in their arms. While the men heaved the stone up off the
ground, the boys rammed the earth under it, using shovels and antler sweeps.
Moloquin knelt beside him, his face as dirty as theirs, and thrust his arms under
the stone, deep under the weight of the stone, packing the earth in. The little boys
crawled ...

The Stone And The Shadow

Author: Krisha. S
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1467884367
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The passageway was dark and the stony walls rubbed brazenly against Stone's
shoulders. The walk was exhausting and long. after several minutes of walking,
Nima motioned for them to stop. She then raised herself on her behind and
turned her body towards the sky. Stone stared at this strange movement; even as
he watched, Nima muttered a strange incantation under her breath and swayed
slightly. Stone turned to look upward. To his greatest shock, he found himself
looking at a ...