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Broken Earth Trilogy

Boxed Set

N. K. Jemisin

$65

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Orbit Books
12 November 2019
Series: Broken Earth
N. K. Jemisin's outstanding BROKEN EARTH trilogy has broken records and boundaries, making her the only novelist to have won three Hugo awards in three consecutive years.

This beautifully presented box set collects all three books for the the first time.

Set in a world of volcanoes and earthquakes, where the power of the earth can be wielded and won, these remarkable novels of warring factions, twisted morals, an Earth shattered and a family torn apart, weave into a narrative both 'intricate and extraordinary' (New York Times).

This box set is the perfect gift for fans of game-changing fantasy fiction.

Book 1: THE FIFTH SEASON This is the way the world ends . . . for the last time. It starts with the great red rift across the heart of the world's only continent, spewing ash that blots out the sun. It starts with death, with a murdered son and a missing daughter. It starts with betrayal and long festering wounds rising up to fester. This is the Stillness, a land long familiar with catastrophe, where the power of the earth can be used as a weapon . . . and where there is no mercy.

Book 2: THE OBELISK GATE The Season of endings grows darker, as civilization fades into the long cold night. Essun has found shelter but not her missing daughter. Instead there is Alabaster Tenring, destroyer of the world, with a request only Essun can grant.

Book 3: THE STONE SKY The Moon will soon return. Whether this heralds the destruction of humankind or something worse will depend on two women. Essun has inherited the phenomenal power of Alabaster Tenring. With it, she hopes to find her daughter, Nassun, and forge a world in which every outcast child can grow up in safety. For Nassun, her mother's mastery of the Obelisk Gate comes too late. She has seen the evil of the world and accepted what her mother will not admit: that sometimes the corrupt cannot be cleansed, only destroyed. The fate of the world is balanced between a mother and her daughter.
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Imprint:   Orbit Books
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Dimensions:   Height: 202mm,  Width: 132mm,  Spine: 92mm
Weight:   1.030kg
ISBN:   9780356513751
ISBN 10:   0356513750
Series:   Broken Earth
Publication Date:  
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Multiple copy pack
Publisher's Status:   Active

N. K. Jemisin is a Brooklyn-based author and the winner of three Hugo Awards for her novels The Fifth Season, The Obelisk Gate and The Stone Sky. She previously won the Locus Award for her first novel, The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms, and her short fiction and novels have been nominated multiple times for Hugo, World Fantasy and Nebula awards, and shortlisted for the Crawford and the James Tiptree, Jr. Awards. She is a science fiction and fantasy reviewer for the New York Times, and you can find her online at nkjemisin.com.

Reviews for Broken Earth Trilogy (Boxed Set)

Brilliant . . . gorgeous writing and unexpected plot twists Astounding . . . Jemisin maintains a gripping voice and an emotional core that not only carries the story through its complicated setting, but sets things up for even more staggering revelations to come Exceptional . . . those who anxiously awaited this sequel will find the only problem is that the wait must begin again once the last page is turned Vivid characters, a tautly constructed plot, and outstanding worldbuilding meld into an impressive and timely story


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