By Ursula K. Le Guin
Hailed via Neil Gaiman as “a grasp of the craft” and Margaret Atwood as “a quintessentially American writer,” Ursula ok. Le Guin is at her pleasing, thought-provoking top during this selection of ingeniously associated stories.
lacking a flight, ready in an airport, hearing garbled announcements—who doesn’t hate that distress? yet Sita Dulip of Cincinnati unearths the way to skip the lengthy traces, the crowded restrooms, the nasty nutrition, the whimpering youngsters and domineering mom and dad, the bookless bookstores, the plastic chairs bolted to the floor. . . .
With a type of twist and a slipping bend, more uncomplicated to do than to explain, Sita travels to not Denver yet to Strupsirts, a picturesque area of waterspouts and volcanoes. Or to Djeyo, the place she will be able to remain for 2 nights with a balcony overlooking the amber Sea of Somue. This new approach to “changing planes” permits Sita to go to weird and wonderful societies and cultures that typically replicate our own . . . and infrequently open doorways into the thrillingly alien.
A New York Times striking e-book and Los Angeles Times bestseller, that includes illustrations by means of Eric Beddows, Changing Planes is your boarding move to 15 worlds which are classic Le Guin, from a recipient of the PEN/Malamud Award for excellence within the paintings of the quick story.
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