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A Brightness Long Ago

A Brightness Long Ago( 1 customer ratings | )
Author: Kay, Guy Gavriel
ISBN:978-1-4736-9234-3
Publication Date:May 2019
Publisher:Hodder & Stoughton
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $32.99
Book Description:

***One of Goodreads' Most Anticipated SFF Books of 2019***International bestselling author Guy Gavriel Kay's latest work is set in a world evoking early Renaissance Italy, with an extraordinary cast of characters.In a chamber overlooking the nighttime waterways of a maritime city, a man looks back on his youth and the people who shaped his life. Danio Cerra's intelligence won him entry to a renowned school, though he was only the son of a tailor. He took service at the court of...
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Book Details
Pages:448
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.7 x 23.3 x 3.4 cm
Book Weight:0.56 Kilograms
Author Biography
Kay, Guy Gavriel (Author)
Guy Gavriel Kay was born on November 7, 1954 in Weyburn, Saskatchewan, Canada. He became interested in fantasy fiction while working as an assistant to Christopher Tolkien. He assisted him with the editing of J. R. R. Tolkien's The Silmarillion. After receiving a law degree from the University of Toronto, he became principal writer and associate producer for the CBC radio series, The Scales of Justice. He also wrote several episodes when the series moved to television. He has written social and political commentary for several publications including the National Post, The Globe and Mail, and The Guardian.

His first fantasy novels were The Summer Tree, The Wandering Fire, and The Darkest Road, which make up the Fionavar Tapestry Trilogy. His other works include A Song for Arbonne, The Lions of Al-Rassan, Beyond This Dark House, The Last Light of the Sun, and Under Heaven. He has received numerous awards including and the Aurora Award for Tigana and The Wandering Fire, the 2008 World Fantasy Award for Best Novel for Ysabel, and the International Goliardos Award for his work in the fantasy field.

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