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The Language of the Night: Essays on Fantasy and Science Fiction
Title:The Language of the Night: Essays on Fantasy and Science Fiction
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Number of Pages:250
Category:Non fiction, Essays, Writing, Literary criticism
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Ged the greatest sorcerer in all Earthsea was called Sparrowhawk in his reckless youth br br Hungry for power and knowledge Sparrowhawk tampered with long held secrets and loosed a terrible shadow upon the world This is the tale of his testing how he mastered the mighty words of power tamed an ancient dragon and crossed death s threshold to restore the balance, The greatest fantasies of the th century are J R R Tolkien s i Lord of the Rings i and Ursula K Le Guin s Earthsea Cycle Regrettably the Earthsea Cycle has not received the fame and sales of Tolkien s trilogy Fortunately new Earthsea books have appeared in the st century and they are as powerful beautiful and imaginative as the first four novels The fifth novel and sixth book of the Earthsea Cycle is i The Other Wind i p The sorcerer Alder has the power of mending but it may have become the power of destruction every night he dreams of the wall between the land of the living and the land of the dead and the wall is being dismantled If the wall is breached the dead will invade Earthsea Ged once Archmage of Earthsea sends Alder to King Lebannen Now Alder and the king must join with a burned woman a wizard of forbidden lore and a being who is woman and dragon both in an impossible quest to save Earthsea p p Ursula K Le Guin has received the National Book Award five Nebula and five Hugo Awards and the Newbery Award among many other honors i The Other Wind i lives up to expectations for one of the greatest fantasy cycles i Cynthia Ward i p, Five stories of Ursula K Le Guin s world renowned realm of Earthsea are collected in one volume Featuring two classic stories two original tales and a brand new novella as well as new maps and a special essay on Earthsea s history languages literature and magic br br The Finder br Darkrose and Diamond br The Bones of the Earth br On the High Marsh br Dragonfly, i Librarian s Note For an alternate cover edition of the same ISBN click a href https www goodreads com book show the tombs of atuan rel nofollow here a i br br When young Tenar is chosen as high priestess to the ancient and nameless Powers of the Earth everything is taken away home family possessions even her name For she is now Arha the Eaten One guardian of the ominous Tombs of Atuan br br While she is learning her way through the dark labyrinth a young wizard Ged comes to steal the Tombs greatest hidden treasure the Ring of Erreth Akbe But Ged also brings with him the light of magic and together he and Tenar escape from the darkness that has become her domain