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Liavek

Will Shetterly

Liavek

by Will Shetterly

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Published by Ace Fantasy Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Will Shetterly and Emma Bull
ContributionsBull, Emma, Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 733 vol. 13
The Physical Object
Pagination274 p.
Number of Pages274
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24507902M
LC Control Number97819157

  "This deeply enjoyable journey to Liavek will be of interest to longtime fans and newcomers alike."-- PUBLISHERS WEEKLY Two stalwarts of science fiction combine to pen a dazzling set of stories wild and whimsical, thrilling and powerful. Liavek is a hot, busy trade city, situated on the southern shore of the Sea of Luck at the mouth of the Cat River.   1. The background This license lets creative people use the world of Liavek, its magical system, and the shared characters designated in Section 7 at no cost in creative work that earns less than $ US, and describes the conditions for work that earns more than $ : Will Shetterly.

  ‎"Pot Luck" by Megan Lindholm (Robin Hobb) "Show of Faith" by Gregory Frost "An Act of Trust" by Steven Brust "A Cup of Worrynot Tea" by John M. Ford "The Well-Made Plan" by Emma Bull These stories were first published in in Liavek: The Players of Luck, edited by W /5(2). Liavek is a shared world, a bustling trade city originally created in the s by a group of fantasy and science fiction authors in a series of short-story anthologies.

  This first collection of Liavek stories contains: “Badu's Luck” by Emma Bull “The Green Rabbit from S'Rian” by Gene Wolfe “Birth Luck” by Nancy Kress “An Act of Contrition” by Steven Brust “The Inn of the Demon Camel” by Jane Yolen5/5(1). Tous les habitants de la belle cité de Liavek naissent avec une prédisposition à la magie, ici appelée "chance", dont le potentiel s'accroît tous les ans, à chaque anniversaire. Cependant seuls certains initiés sont capables de l'utiliser. La jeune Kaloo sent qu'elle pourrait faire partie des.


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Liavek is a city rich in gods, my favorite of whom is Rikiki - a blue chipmunk with a heart of gold and a huge appetite for nuts. Any story featuring Rikiki is sure to be a good one. In reality, almost all of the Liavek stories are excellent.

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Emma Bull (born Decem ) is an American science fiction and fantasy author. Her novels include the Hugo - and Nebula -nominated Bone Dance and the urban fantasy War for the Oaks. She is also known for a series of anthologies set in Liavek, a shared universe that she created with her husband Will Shetterly.

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Contents: Badu's luck / by Emma Bull --The green rabbit from S'Rian / by Gene Wolfe --Ancient curses / by Patricia C. Wrede --Birth luck / by Nancy Kress --An act of contrition / by Steven Brust --The Inn of the Demon Camel / by Jane Yolen --The hands of the artist / by Kara Kalakey --The green cat / by.

Read "Liavek 5: Wizard's Row" by Will Shetterly available from Rakuten Kobo. "An Act of Mercy" by Megan Lindholm (Robin Hobb) and Steven Brust ''The World in the Rock" by Kara Dalkey "Baker's Dozen 4/5.