The awe-inspiring sequel to The Broken God
Danlo the Wild has started his quest into the stars, beyond the limits of the known universe to search for three things: his father, half god, half hero, Mallory Ringess; the lost city of Tannahill, home to the Architects; where he also hopes to discover the cure to the plague that is destroying his people.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Danlo the Wild, the extraordinary son of Mallory Ringess, pursues the apocalyptic Architects of the Universal Cybernetic Church into the Vild.
There, far from Neverness where Danlo trained as a pilot, the sinister Architects are killing stars. There, humans are being used by gods to reshape matter and energy to change the laws of spacetime. And in the Vild, Danlo encounters the insane god who desires the destruction of everything.
“A disturbing vision of the impending collapse of a transgalactic society .. the ideas are hard SF with philosophical undertones, and the story is compelling. 'The Wild' makes you think.”
“Zindell’s combination of adventure, metaphysics and intellectual debate works marvellously, leaving you ready for more.”
“SF as it ought to be: challenging, imaginative, thought-provoking and well-written. Zindell has placed himself at the forefront of literary SF.”
TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT
“Zindell spins his tale with an impressive breadth of thought in this far future masterpiece … definitely recommended.”
David Zindell’s short story ‘Shanidar’ was a prize-winning entry in the L. Ron Hubbard Writers of the Future contest. He was nominated for the ‘best new writer’ Hugo Award in 1986. Gene Wolfe declared Zindell as ‘one of the finest talents to appear since Kim Stanley Robinson and William Gibson – perhaps the finest.’ His first novel, ‘Neverness was published to great acclaim.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers, 1996. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # FC-9780006497127
Book Description Voyager, 1996. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 500 pages. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # __0006497128
Book Description HarperVoyager, 1996. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0006497128
Book Description HarperVoyager, 1996. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0006497128
Book Description HARPER COLLINS, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: NEW. 9780006497127 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Bookseller Inventory # HTANDREE0982304
Book Description HarperVoyager, 1996. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110006497128
Book Description HarperVoyager. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0006497128 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0001294