Railsea

Railsea

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“Other names besides [Herman] Melville’s will surely come to mind as you read this thrilling tale—there’s Dune’s Frank Herbert. . . . But in this, as in all of his works, Miéville has that special knack for evoking other writers even while making the story wholly his own.”—Los Angeles Times

 

On board the moletrain Medes, Sham Yes ap Soorap watches in awe as he witnesses his first moldywarpe hunt: the giant mole bursting from the earth, the harpoonists… (more)

Editorial reviews (5 reviews)


Mieville's writing style is compulsively readable, and even a substandard Mieville setting is still full of fascinating touches and moments of joyful imaginative excess

Highly recommended of course and fun, enjoyable to the end, no question about it !

And now, in his new young adult novel Railsea, China Miéville, perhaps the most exciting speculative fiction writer working today, has decided to set Moby Dick on land and (why not?) on trains.

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Book Details  


Publisher: Del Rey (May 15, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 288 pages

File size: 4.1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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