The Wind s Twelve Quarters

Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062471031
Release Date: 2017-02-14
Genre: Fiction

The recipient of numerous literary prizes, including the National Book Award, the Kafka Award, and the Pushcart Prize, Ursula K. Le Guin is renowned for her lyrical writing, rich characters, and diverse worlds. The Wind's Twelve Quarters collects seventeen powerful stories, each with an introduction by the author, ranging from fantasy to intriguing scientific concepts, from medieval settings to the future. Including an insightful foreword by Le Guin, describing her experience, her inspirations, and her approach to writing, this stunning collection explores human values, relationships, and survival, and showcases the myriad talents of one of the most provocative writers of our time.

The Wind s Twelve Quarters

Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780060914349
Release Date: 1987-09-09
Genre: Fiction

The recipient of numerous literary prizes, including the National Book Award, the Kafka Award, and the Pushcart Prize, Ursula K. Le Guin is renowned for her lyrical writing, rich characters, and diverse worlds. The Wind's Twelve Quarters collects seventeen powerful stories, each with an introduction by the author, ranging from fantasy to intriguing scientific concepts, from medieval settings to the future. Including an insightful foreword by Le Guin, describing her experience, her inspirations, and her approach to writing, this stunning collection explores human values, relationships, and survival, and showcases the myriad talents of one of the most provocative writers of our time.

The Wind s Twelve Quarters

Author: Ursula K. LeGuin
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781473214361
Release Date: 2015-08-27
Genre: Fiction

Grand Master Ursula K. LeGuin has been recognised for almost fifty years as one of the most important writers in the SF field - and is likewise feted beyond the confines of the genre. The Wind's Twelve Quarters was her first collection and it brings together some of finest short fiction, including the Hugo Award-winning 'The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas', the Nebula Award-winning 'The Day Before the Revolution', and the Hugo-nominated 'Winter's King', which gave readers their first glimpse of the world later made famous in her Hugo- and Nebula-winning masterpiece The Left Hand of Darkness.

Direction of the Road

Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062470829
Release Date: 2017-02-14
Genre: Fiction

The recipient of numerous literary prizes, including the National Book Award, the Kafka Award, and the Pushcart Prize, Ursula K. Le Guin is renowned for her spare, elegant prose, rich characterization, and diverse worlds. "Direction of the Road" is a short story originally published in the collection The Wind's Twelve Quarters.

Winter s King

Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062470997
Release Date: 2017-02-14
Genre: Fiction

The recipient of numerous literary prizes, including the National Book Award, the Kafka Award, and the Pushcart Prize, Ursula K. Le Guin is renowned for her spare, elegant prose, rich characterization, and diverse worlds. "Winter's King" is a short story originally published in the collection The Wind's Twelve Quarters.

April in Paris

Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062470935
Release Date: 2017-02-14
Genre: Fiction

The recipient of numerous literary prizes, including the National Book Award, the Kafka Award, and the Pushcart Prize, Ursula K. Le Guin is renowned for her spare, elegant prose, rich characterization, and diverse worlds. "April in Paris" is a short story originally published in the collection The Wind's Twelve Quarters.

Semley s Necklace

Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062470874
Release Date: 2017-02-14
Genre: Fiction

The recipient of numerous literary prizes, including the National Book Award, the Kafka Award, and the Pushcart Prize, Ursula K. Le Guin is renowned for her spare, elegant prose, rich characterization, and diverse worlds. "Semley's Necklace" is a short story originally published in the collection The Wind's Twelve Quarters.

Darkness Box

Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062470942
Release Date: 2017-02-14
Genre: Fiction

The recipient of numerous literary prizes, including the National Book Award, the Kafka Award, and the Pushcart Prize, Ursula K. Le Guin is renowned for her spare, elegant prose, rich characterization, and diverse worlds. "Darkness Box" is a short story originally published in the collection The Wind's Twelve Quarters.

The Stars Below

Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062470898
Release Date: 2017-02-14
Genre: Fiction

The recipient of numerous literary prizes, including the National Book Award, the Kafka Award, and the Pushcart Prize, Ursula K. Le Guin is renowned for her spare, elegant prose, rich characterization, and diverse worlds. "The Stars Below" is a short story originally published in the collection The Wind's Twelve Quarters.

The Word of Unbinding

Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062470966
Release Date: 2017-02-14
Genre: Fiction

The recipient of numerous literary prizes, including the National Book Award, the Kafka Award, and the Pushcart Prize, Ursula K. Le Guin is renowned for her spare, elegant prose, rich characterization, and diverse worlds. "The Word of Unbinding" is a short story originally published in the collection The Wind's Twelve Quarters.

The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas

Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062470973
Release Date: 2017-02-14
Genre: Fiction

The recipient of numerous literary prizes, including the National Book Award, the Kafka Award, and the Pushcart Prize, Ursula K. Le Guin is renowned for her spare, elegant prose, rich characterization, and diverse worlds. "The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas" is a short story originally published in the collection The Wind's Twelve Quarters.

The Masters

Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062470928
Release Date: 2017-02-14
Genre: Fiction

The recipient of numerous literary prizes, including the National Book Award, the Kafka Award, and the Pushcart Prize, Ursula K. Le Guin is renowned for her spare, elegant prose, rich characterization, and diverse worlds. "The Masters" is a short story originally published in the collection The Wind's Twelve Quarters.

A Trip to the Head

Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062470843
Release Date: 2017-02-14
Genre: Fiction

The recipient of numerous literary prizes, including the National Book Award, the Kafka Award, and the Pushcart Prize, Ursula K. Le Guin is renowned for her spare, elegant prose, rich characterization, and diverse worlds. "A Trip to the Head" is a short story originally published in the collection The Wind's Twelve Quarters.

The Field of Vision

Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062470911
Release Date: 2017-02-14
Genre: Fiction

The recipient of numerous literary prizes, including the National Book Award, the Kafka Award, and the Pushcart Prize, Ursula K. Le Guin is renowned for her spare, elegant prose, rich characterization, and diverse worlds. "The Field of Vision" is a short story originally published in the collection The Wind's Twelve Quarters.

The Rule of Names

Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 9780062470904
Release Date: 2017-02-14
Genre: Fiction

The recipient of numerous literary prizes, including the National Book Award, the Kafka Award, and the Pushcart Prize, Ursula K. Le Guin is renowned for her spare, elegant prose, rich characterization, and diverse worlds. "The Rule of Names" is a short story originally published in the collection The Wind's Twelve Quarters.