The Waters Rising by Sheri S TepperThe Waters Rising by Sheri S Tepper

The Waters Rising

bySheri S Tepper

Paperback | August 2, 2011

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“Sheri S. Tepper takes the mental risks that are the lifeblood of science fiction and all imaginative fiction.”
—Ursula K. Le Guin, Los Angeles Times


Her first new novel since The Margarets, The Waters Rising marks the glorious return of the extraordinary Sheri S. Tepper, the award-winning contemporary master whom Locus has called, “one of sf’s most distinctive voices.” The Waters Rising tells a gripping story of a future already ravaged and now in even graver peril when a dreadful, awesome killing power is resurrected from the past. Readers of Margaret Atwood and Marge Piercy will join with fans of literary sf in praising this stunning masterwork of speculative fiction from one of the acknowledged greats.<_o3a_p>

Sheri S. Tepper is the author of more than thirty resoundingly acclaimed novels, includingThe Waters Rising,The Margarets,The Companions,The Visitor,The Fresco,Singer from the Sea,Six Moon Dance,The Family Tree,Gibbon's Decline and Fall,Shadow's End,A Plague of Angels,Sideshow, andBeauty; numerous novellas; stories; poems; and essays. ...
Title:The Waters RisingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:512 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.82 inPublished:August 2, 2011Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0061958859

ISBN - 13:9780061958854

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Editorial Reviews

The Waters Rising, stands as a thoughtful allegory for environmentalism.”