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The Killing Moon


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The city burned beneath the Dreaming Moon.

In the ancient city-state of Gujaareh, peace is the only law. Upon its rooftops and amongst the shadows of its cobbled streets wait the Gatherers - the keepers of this peace. Priests of the dream-goddess, their duty is to harvest the magic of ...

  • Author: N. K. Jemisin
  • Book Awards

    Nominated for 1 (1 unique awards)
  • 1 Locus Fantasy

  • Book Award Years
    2013 Locus Fantasy Nominated: The Killing Moon
    2012 Nebula Nominated: The Killing Moon

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    3 out of 3 people found this review helpful
    By: Anonymous
    2016-02-23 06:09:31

    For those looking for new settings in epic fantasy, The Killing Moon is lovely, totally original, and you cannot help but fall in love with the characters. Ehiru, specially, stays with you long after you have finished the book.

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    By: Anonymous
    2016-03-05 03:29:24

    I couldn't agree more!

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    By: Imprumut nebancar
    2017-11-13 02:40:31

    As for me the best Imprumut nebancar

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