The sword of the lady: a novel of the change
The New York Times bestselling author continues his "epic of survival and rebirth" (Library Journal), chronicling a modern world without technology. Rudi Mackenzie has journeyed far across the land that was once the United States of America, hoping to find the source of the world-altering event that has come to be known as The Change. His final destination is Nantucket, an island overrun with forest, inhabited by a mere two hundred people who claim to have been transported there from out of time. Only one odd stone house remains standing. Within it, Rudi finds a beautifully made sword waiting for him-and once he takes it up, nothing will ever be the same...
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
|Grouped Work ID||6ae07e05-7bdd-da07-646f-3c911d735799|
|Grouping Title||sword of the lady|
|Grouping Author||stirling s m|
|Last Grouping Update||2019-06-17 04:48:33AM|
|Last Indexed||2019-06-17 04:51:40AM|
|author||Stirling, S. M.|
|author_display||Stirling, S. M|
|detailed_location_arlington||Central Science Fiction|
"This new novel of the Change is quite probably the finest by an author who has been growing in skill and imagination for more than twenty-five years." – Booklist (Starred Review)
Rudi Mackenzie has journeyed long and far across the land that was once the United States of America, seeking the shore where the sun rises, hoping to find the source of the world-altering event that has come to be known as the Change.
His quest ends in Nantucket, an island overrun with forest, inhabited by a mere two hundred people, who claim to have been transported there from out of time. Only one odd stone house remains standing. Within it, Rudi finds a beautifully made sword seemingly waiting for him.
And once he takes it up, nothing for Rudi—or for the world that he knows—will ever be the same...
|item_details||ils:.b13120578|.i14180029|Central Science Fiction|SF STIRL|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Oct 23, 2018|cafs||, overdrive:0b4f42bc-dd5f-43fe-8727-bcd2b4119bd4|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eBook|eBook|1|false|true|OverDrive|||Adobe EPUB eBook,Kindle Book,OverDrive Read|Available Online|||||
|local_callnumber_arlington||Online OverDrive, SF STIRL|
|owning_library_arlington||Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover|
|record_details||ils:.b13120578|Book|Books||English|Roc,|2009.|vi, 484 pages : maps ; 24 cm., overdrive:0b4f42bc-dd5f-43fe-8727-bcd2b4119bd4|eBook|eBook||English|Penguin Publishing Group|2009||
|series||The Sunrise Lands|
|series_with_volume||The Sunrise Lands|3|
|title_display||The sword of the lady : a novel of the change|
|title_full||The Sword of the Lady Emberverse: The Change Series, Book 3, The sword of the lady : a novel of the change / S.M. Stirling|
|title_short||The sword of the lady :|
|title_sub||a novel of the change|
|topic_facet||Fiction, Science Fiction|