The Urth of the New Sun
    (2018)

    Fiction

    eAudiobook

    Provider: hoopla

Details

PUBLISHED
[United States] : Macmillan Audio, 2018
Made available through hoopla
EDITION
Unabridged
DESCRIPTION
1 online resource (1 audio file (13hr., 52 min.)) : digital
ISBN/ISSN
9781250305169 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book) MWT12215376, 1250305160 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book) 12215376
LANGUAGE
English
NOTES

Narrated by Jonathan Davis

The long awaited audiobook sequel to Gene Wolfe's four-volume classic, The Book of the New Sun. Listeners return to the world of Severian, now the Autarch of Urth, as he leaves the planet on one of the huge spaceships of the alien Hierodules to travel across time and space to face his greatest test, to become the legendary New Sun or die. The strange, rich, original spaceship scenes give way to travels in time, wherein Severian revisits times and places which fill in parts of the background of the four-volume work, that will thrill and intrigue particularly listeners who enjoyed the earlier books. But The Urth of the New Sun is an independent structure all of a piece, an integral masterpiece to shelve beside the classics, one itself

Mode of access: World Wide Web

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