The Fifth Season Author:N. K. Jemisin "Intricate and extraordinary." - New York Times on The Fifth Season (A New York Times Notable Book of 2015) — WINNER OF THE HUGO AWARD FOR BEST NOVEL 2016 — This is the way the world ends...for the last time. — A season of endings has begun. — It starts with the great red rift across the heart of the world's sole continent, spewing ash that blots ou... more »t the sun.
It starts with death, with a murdered son and a missing daughter.
It starts with betrayal, and long dormant wounds rising up to fester.
This is the Stillness, a land long familiar with catastrophe, where the power of the earth is wielded as a weapon. And where there is no mercy.
For more from N. K. Jemisin, check out:
The Inheritance Trilogy
The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms
The Broken Kingdoms
The Kingdom of Gods
The Inheritance Trilogy (omnibus edition)
Shades in Shadow: An Inheritance Triptych (e-only short fiction)
The Awakened Kingdom (e-only novella)
The Killing Moon
The Shadowed Sun
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