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The fifth season, N.K. Jemisin

Label
The fifth season
Title
The fifth season
Statement of responsibility
N.K. Jemisin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Three terrible things happen in a single day. Essun, masquerading as an ordinary schoolteacher in a quiet small town, comes home to find that her husband has brutally murdered their son and kidnapped their daughter. Mighty Sanze, the empire whose innovations have been civilization's bedrock for a thousand years, collapses as its greatest city is destroyed by a madman's vengeance. And worst of all, across the heartland of the world's sole continent, a great red rift has been torn which spews ash enough to darken the sky for years. Or centuries. But this is the Stillness, a land long familiar with struggle, and where orogenes--those who wield the power of the earth as a weapon--are feared far more than the long cold night. Essun has remembered herself, and she will have her daughter back. She does not care if the world falls apart around her. Essun will break it herself, if she must, to save her daughter
Member of
Awards note
Hugo Awards (science fiction) - Best Fiction Winner, 2016.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jemisin, N. K
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3610.E46
LC item number
F54 2015
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
The broken earth
Series volume
book one
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • End of the world
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Parental kidnapping
  • Earthquake zones
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Earthquake zones
  • End of the world
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Parental kidnapping
Label
The fifth season, N.K. Jemisin
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn900869607
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
498 pages
Isbn
9780356508191
Lccn
2015002138
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40025128533
Other physical details
1 map
Label
The fifth season, N.K. Jemisin
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn900869607
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
498 pages
Isbn
9780356508191
Lccn
2015002138
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40025128533
Other physical details
1 map

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