The Beginning Place

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Product Details

Price
$14.99  $13.94
Publisher
Tor Books
Publish Date
Pages
240
Dimensions
5.4 X 8.3 X 0.7 inches | 0.44 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781250191069
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About the Author

Ursula K. Le Guin (1929-2018) was the author of more than three dozen books for children and adults, including her groundbreaking novels The Left Hand of Darkness and The Dispossessed, both honored with Nebula and Hugo awards for best novel. She was also awarded a Newbury Honor for the second volume of the Earthsea Cycle, The Tombs of Atuan, and among her many other distinctions are the Margaret A. Edwards Award, a National Book Award, and additional Nebula and Hugo awards. Her other books include The Eye of the Heron, The Word for World is Forest, and the Hainish series. In 2014, Le Guin was named the Medalist for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters by the National Book Foundation.

Reviews

"Magical...lyrical...an uncommonly graceful fantasy-romance." --Time Magazine

Praise for Ursula K. Le Guin:

"Like all great writers of fiction, Ursula K. Le Guin creates imaginary worlds that restore us, hearts eased, to our own." --The Boston Globe

"Queen of the realm of fantasy."--Washington Post

"Genre cannot contain Ursula Le Guin: she is a genre in herself."--Zadie Smith

"Ursula Le Guin can lift fiction to the level of poetry and compress it to the density of allegory." --Jonathan Lethem