HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

The Nonborn King by Julian May
Loading...

The Nonborn King

by Julian May (Author)

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingMentions
1,42848,078 (3.92)17
Member:Bestieboy666
Title:The Nonborn King
Authors:Julian May (Author)
Info:Pan 'Science Fiction' Books
Collections:Owned Copy
Rating:
Tags:None

Work details

The Nonborn King by Julian May

None.

Loading...

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

» See also 17 mentions

English (3)  Dutch (1)  All languages (4)
Showing 3 of 3
Sudden introduction of a whole new character set and plot. Detracts from the Exlie series ( )
  SpicyCat | Jan 14, 2013 |
Book 3 in the series and I'm gripped. It's really well written, interesting characters, feels really original to me. Written in 1983 and can easily be read today. I'm enjoying it. ( )
  amf0001 | May 18, 2007 |
Showing 3 of 3
no reviews | add a review

» Add other authors (5 possible)

Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Julian Mayprimary authorall editionscalculated
Bradbury, StephenCover artistsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Whelan, MichaelCover artistsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
Epigraph
Whatever we may do, excess will always keep its place in the heart of man, in the place where solitude is found. We all carry within us our places of exile, our crimes and our ravages. But our task is not to unleash them on the world; it is to fight them in ourselves and others. Rebellion, the secular will not to surrender . . . is still today at the basis of the struggle. Origin of form, source of real life, it keeps us always erect in the savage, formless movement of history.

The Rebel, Albert Camus
Dedication
For Dave and Sam,
disaster-tech and beer baron,
still another trip on Mom
First words
The dead and the wounded and the brain-burned had all been evacuated, and the highland forest lay innocent in Pliocene moonlight. [Prologue]
Quotations
Last words
(Click to show. Warning: May contain spoilers.)
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Publisher series
Original language
Canonical DDC/MDS

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English

None

Book description
Haiku summary

Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 033026902X, Paperback)

This is the third book in "The Saga of the Exiles" series. The domination of the Tanu has been broken. In the aftermath of cataclysm, Aiken Drum seizes the hour to grasp control of the Pilocene world. There are those, human and Tanu, who rally to him - and those who fear and hate him.

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:25:01 -0400)

(see all 4 descriptions)

When a letter arrives for unhappy but ordinary Harry Potter, a decade-old secret is revealed to him that apparently he's the last to know. His parents were wizards, killed by a Dark Lord's curse when Harry was just a baby, and which he somehow survived. Leaving his unsympathetic aunt and uncle for Hogwarts, a wizarding school brimming with ghosts and enchantments, Harry stumbles upon a sinister adventure when he finds a three-headed dog guarding a room on the third floor. Then he hears of a missing stone with astonishing powers which could be valuable, dangerous, or both. Ages 9+… (more)

(summary from another edition)

» see all 2 descriptions

Quick Links

Popular covers

Rating

Average: (3.92)
0.5
1 2
1.5 1
2 10
2.5 4
3 62
3.5 12
4 123
4.5 7
5 75

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 135,633,344 books! | Top bar: Always visible