Författare Jo Walton

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2019, Inbunden
Girolamo Savanarola lever ett liv fullt av mirakel. Han kan se demoner och tvingas fördriva dem med blotta viljans kraft. Det är också ett mirakel att han känner Pico della Mirandola, greve av Concordia... läs mer
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Starlings

2018, Storpocket
In this intimate first collection from award-winning novelist Jo Walton (Among Others, The King's Peace, Necessity) are captivating glimpses of her subtle myths and wholly reinvented realities. An ancient Eritrean coin uncovers the secrets of lovers and thieves... läs mer
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Tooth and Claw

2003, Pocket
En familj samlas för att sörja sin fars död. En son går till domstol om sitt arv, en annan son har ångest över sin fars bekännelser på dödsbädden, en dotter involveras i politik och en annan dotter offrar sig för sin man... läs mer
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The Just City

2015, Pocket
Del 1 av 3 i serien Thessaly
Tidsresande gudinna grundar Platons Republik på Atlantis. Den Rättfärdiga Staden är gudinnan Pallas Athenas utopiska experiment med mänskligheten... läs mer
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The Philosopher Kings

2015, Pocket
Del 2 av 3 i serien Thessaly
I The Just City utförde gudinnan Pallas Athena ett experiment: hon grundade en stad som helt skulle styras av principerna i Platons Staten, för att se om en fulländad tillvaro är möjlig. Det gick som det gick... läs mer
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My Real Children

2014, Pocket
It is 2015 and Patricia Cowan is very old. 'Confused today' read the notes clipped to the end of her bed. Her childhood, her years at Oxford during the Second World War - those things are solid in her memory. Then that phone call and.her memory splits in two... läs mer
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Among Others

2011, Pocket
Med Among Others vann Jo Walton både Nebula och Hugo-priset år 2012. Welsh teen Morwenna was badly hurt, and her twin sister killed, when the two foiled their abusive mother's spell work. Seeking refuge with a father she barely knows in England, Mori is shunted off to a grim boarding school... läs mer
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Among Others

2011, Ebok
'It doesn't matter. I have books, new books, and I can bear anything as long as there are books.'Fifteen-year-old Morwenna lives in Wales with her twin sister and a mother who spins dark magic for ill... läs mer
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King's Peace

Ebok
Sulien ap Gwien is seventeen years old when the Jarnish invasion begins, and strong enough to match any one of their raiders in battle. But when they do come, she finds herself unarmed and at their mercy. As she watches her attackers walk away from where she lies bound, she vows revenge... läs mer
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What Makes This Book So Great

2014, Ebok
Jo Walton is an award-winning author of, inveterate reader of, and chronic re-reader of science fiction and fantasy books. What Makes This Book So Great? is a selection of the best of her musings about her prodigious reading habit... läs mer
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Farthing

2006, Ebok
Del 1 av 3 i serien Farthing
Eight years after they overthrew Churchill and led Britain into a separate peace with Hitler, the upper-crust families of the Farthing set are gathered for a weekend retreat... läs mer
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Ha'penny

2007, Ebok
Del 2 av 3 i serien Farthing
In Ha'penny, England has completed its slide into fascist dictatorship. The last hopes of democracy seem extinguished. Then a bomb explodes in a London suburb. The brilliant but compromised Inspector Carmichael of Scotland Yard is assigned the case... läs mer
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Half a Crown

2008, Ebok
Del 3 av 3 i serien Farthing
In 1941 the European war ended in the Farthing Peace, a rapprochement between Britain and Nazi Germany. The balls and banquets of Britain's upper class never faltered, while British ships ferried undesirables across the Channel to board the cattle cars headed east... läs mer
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My Real Children

2014, Ebok
The day Mark called, Patricia Cowan s world split in two.The phone call. His question. Her answer. A single word. Yes. No. It is 2015 and Patricia Cowan is very old. Confused today read the notes clipped to the end of her bed... läs mer
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Just City

Ebok
'Here in the Just City you will become your best selves. You will learn and grow and strive to be excellent.' One day, in a moment of philosophical puckishness, the time-travelling goddess Pallas Athene decides to put Plato to the test and create the Just City... läs mer
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King's Name

Ebok
Years have passed since the Jarnish invasion, and Sulien ap Gwien has worked tirelessly alongside her lord, King Urdo, to restore the King's Peace to Tir Tanagiri. But the man Sulien believes to be the greatest of his time is seen by others as a potential tyrant... läs mer
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Prize in the Game

Ebok
On the island of Tir Isarnagiri, Gods stalk the land, laying subtle but inescapable dooms upon the feuding kingdoms there. The lives of four young friends - Conal, Emer, Darag, and Ferdia - have been intertwined since their births. Each is destined for kingship in his own land... läs mer
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Philosopher Kings

Ebok
Twenty years have passed since the goddess Athene founded the Just City.The god Apollo is still living there, albeit in human form. Now married and the father of several children, the man/god struggles to cope when tragedy befalls his family... läs mer
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Tooth and Claw

2003, Ebok
A family of dragons gathers on the occasion of the death of their father, the elder Bon Agornin. As is custom, they must eat the body. But even as Bon's last remains are polished off, his sons and daughters must all jostle for a position in the new hierarchy... läs mer
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