The Compass Rose

Ursula K. Le Guin
science fiction, fantasy, short stories
The Compass Rose - Ursula K. Le Guin

Locus Award 1983.

North to Orsinia and the boundaries between reality and madness... South to discover Antarctica with nine South American women... West to find an enchanted harp and the borderland between life and death... and onward to all points on and off the compass.

Twenty astonishing stories from acclaimed author Ursula K. Le Guin carry us to worlds of wonder and horror, desire and destiny, enchantment and doom.

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Release date: 1982
Genres: science fiction, fantasy, short stories
Tags: locus award
Average rating: 10.00/10
Total ratings: 1
Updated: August 28, 2021

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10/10 |
August 25, 2009
Le Guin is an ashtonishingly versatile writer, and this collection of short stories is a good illustration of her wide range. The Compass Rose mixes science fiction with fantasy, alternative history with feminism, and sometimes just knocks you over ...