To Be Taught, If Fortunate

January 28, 2020|
To Be Taught, If Fortunate by Becky Chambers
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Adriane is one such explorer. As an astronaut on an extrasolar research vessel, she and her fellow crewmates sleep between worlds, and wake up each time with different features. Her experience is one of fluid body and stable mind, and of a unique perspective on the passage of time. Back on Earth, society changes dramatically from decade to decade, as it always does. Ariadne may awaken to find that support for space exploration back home has waned, or that her country of birth no longer exists, or that a cult has arisen around their cosmic findings, only to dissolve once more by the next waking. But the moods of Earth have little bearing on their mission: to explore, to study, and to send their learnings home.

Carrying all the trademarks of her other beloved works, including brilliant writing, fantastic world-building and exceptional, diverse characters, Becky''s first book outside of the Wayfarer''s series is sure to capture the imagination readers all over the world.

Becky Chambers is the author of theWayfarersbooks, which currently includeThe Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet, A Closed and Common Orbit, andRecord of a Spaceborn Few. Her books have been nominated for the Hugo Award, the Arthur C. Clarke Award, and the Women''s Prize for Fiction, among others, and won thePrix Julia Verlangerin 2017....
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Title:To Be Taught, If Fortunate
Format:Hardcover
Product dimensions:176 pages, 9.41 X 7.24 X 0.98 in
Shipping dimensions:176 pages, 9.41 X 7.24 X 0.98 in
Published:January 28, 2020
Publisher:Hodder
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781473697164

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