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Author Kay, Guy Gavriel, author.

Title Children of earth and sky / Guy Gavriel Kay.

Publication Info. New York, New York : New American Library, [2016]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Byron PL Adult Fiction - BYLY-14  FIC KAY    AVAILABLE
 Colona District PL Stacks - CLNG-7  SF KAY    AVAILABLE
 DeKalb PL Adult Fantasy - DKLY-12  FAN KAY    AVAILABLE
 Ella Johnson Memorial PL Stacks - EJMY-11  FIC KAY    AVAILABLE
 Fossil Ridge PL - Main Adult Fiction - FRBB-2  FIC KAY (FAN)    AVAILABLE
 Freeport PL Adult Fantasy - FPLY-13  FAN KAY    AVAILABLE
 Harvard Diggins Lib Adult Fiction - HRLY-11  FIC KAY    AVAILABLE
 LaSalle PL Adult Fiction - LSBB-3  F KAY    AVAILABLE
 Mokena Community PL Adult Fiction - MKBB-1  KAY G    AVAILABLE
 New Lenox PL Adult Fiction - NLBB-1  KAY    AVAILABLE

Description 571 pages : map ; 24 cm
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Summary "The bestselling author of the groundbreaking novels Under Heaven and River of Stars, Guy Gavriel Kay is back with a new novel, Children of Earth and Sky, set in a world inspired by the conflicts and dramas of Renaissance Europe. Against this tumultuous backdrop the lives of men and women unfold on the borderlands--where empires and faiths collide. From the small coastal town of Senjan, notorious for its pirates, a young woman sets out to find vengeance for her lost family. That same spring, from the wealthy city-state of Seressa, famous for its canals and lagoon, come two very different people: a young artist traveling to the dangerous east to paint the grand khalif at his request--and possibly to do more--and a fiercely intelligent, angry woman posing as a doctor's wife but sent by Seressa as a spy. The trading ship that carries them is commanded by the accomplished younger son of a merchant family, ambivalent about the life he's been born to live. And farther east a boy trains to become a soldier in the elite infantry of the khalif--to win glory in the war everyone knows is coming. As these lives entwine, their fates--and those of many others--will hang in the balance when the khalif sends out his massive army to take the great fortress that is the gateway to the western world..."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Voyages and travels -- Fiction.
Interpersonal relations -- Fiction.
FICTION / Fantasy / General.
FICTION / Fantasy / Historical.
FICTION / Historical.
Interpersonal relations. (OCoLC)fst00977397
Voyages and travels. (OCoLC)fst01169308
Genre/Form Fantasy fiction.
Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
Other Form: Online version: Kay, Guy Gavriel, author. Children of earth and sky New York City : New American Library, [2016] 9780698183278 (DLC) 2016001089
ISBN 9780451472960 (hardcover)
0451472969 (hardcover)

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