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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
Sure to enhance Tepper's growing reputation, this imaginative novel is set in man's distant future among a number of human cultures inhabiting a distant solar system. On the recently colonized agricultural world of Hobbs Land, the aborigines and their god have died, leaving a few temples and villages. The children of the matriarchal Settlement One, including teenagers Jeopardy Wilm and his cousin and sweetheart, Saturday, begin to act strangely; they restore an old temple and place a new god inside. As quarrelsomeness and strife disappear, clear thinking prevails and worship of the new god spreads to other settlements, the fanatic, patriarchal prophets of Voorstod on the planet Ahabar seek to impose their brutal, slave-owning society on the whole system. For propaganda, they try to lure back from Hobbs Land famous singer Maire Girat, Jeopardy's grandmother, who had fled Voorstod years before. Tepper ( Grass ) builds strange rich worlds with distinct cultures breathing their own realities; among her many interwoven themes is the relationship between men and women and the societies each dominates. (Sept.)
Library Journal
A young man's obsession with the long- forgotten age of heroes and legends threatens to upset the delicate balance of a future world concerned only with peace and stability in the latest novel by the author of The Gate to Women's Country and Grass (LJ 4/15/89) . Tepper continues to explore the social implications of human progress as her characters struggle with religious conflicts and their own instincts for violence. Recommended.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780553291162
  • Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
  • Publication date: 8/1/1991
  • Series: Arbai Trilogy Series , #2
  • Format: Mass Market Paperback
  • Pages: 560

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  • Posted September 26, 2014

    One of my favorite Tepper books. It needs to be released in Nook

    One of my favorite Tepper books. It needs to be released in Nook format please.

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  • Posted March 24, 2013

    I want to read this book, but it's not available as an e-book.  

    I want to read this book, but it's not available as an e-book.  Big disappointment!

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