Nerilka's Story
Avg rating 3.00
3.00 stars
Give rating
star1
star2
star3
star4
star5
star6
star7
star8
star9
star10

Ratings (7)
Statistics

Nerilka's Story

by Anne McCaffrey
Release date: 1986
Type: speculative fiction
Genres: science fiction

A novella.

Nerilka is left behind when her father, mother, and sisters attend the first gather of Lord Alessan of Ruatha. A plague strikes Ruatha and Nerilka's father breaks quarantine to come home. Word soon arrives of the deaths of her mother and sisters and Nerilka's father moves his mistress and her family in. Nerilka, not wishing to be subservient and degraded, and also ashamed of her father's actions, decides to leave her Hold, setting off on an adventure to a better life.

Published in 12 editions including Italian, German, French, and Japanese translations.

(updated 2013-05-02)

Other books you might like

The Long War (The Long Earth, #2)Divergent (Divergent, #1)Blue Remembered Earth (Poseidon's Children, #1)Rip Tide (Dark Life, #2)The Quantum Thief (Jean le Flambeur, #1)
Online 52 visitors
Newest member: lily
Total members: 5172