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Children of earth and sky / Guy Gavriel Kay.

Children of earth and sky / Guy Gavriel Kay.
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ISBN 9781473628113 (paperback)
Author Kay, Guy Gavriel author.
Title Children of earth and sky / Guy Gavriel Kay.
Publisher/Date London : Hodder & Stoughton, [2016]
©2016
Pagination etc. 571 pages : map ; 24 cm.
Summary Note 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 beautiful oman, posing as a doctor's wife in her role of a spy. The trading ship that carries them is commanded by the clever younger son of a merchant family -with ambivalence 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...
Subject Voyages and travels -- Fiction
Interpersonal relations -- Fiction
Imaginary places -- Fiction
Fantasy fiction.
Shelf Location F KAY
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