New PDF release: High Couch of Silistra (The Silistra Quartet Book 1)

By Janet Morris

ISBN-10: 0996428917

ISBN-13: 9780996428910

ISBN-10: 0996428976

ISBN-13: 9780996428972


Biology shapes reality...

One woman's mythic look for self-realization in a far off tomorrow...

Her sensuality was once on the center of her global, her quest past the civilized stars.

Aristocrat. Outcast. Picara. Slave. Ruler.

"Engrossing characters in a wonderful adventure." - Charles N. Brown, Locus Magazine

"The awesome and erotic adventures of the main appealing courtesan in tomorrow's universe" - Frederik Pohl

"The top unmarried instance of prostitution utilized in delusion is Janet Morris' Silistra series... Estri's personality is such a lot like that of Ishtar who describes herself as "'a prostitute compassionate am I'" simply because she "symbolizes the artistic submission to the calls for of intuition, to the chaos of nature ...the loose girl, in preference to the domesticated woman". Linking Estri with those lunar and water symbols isn't really tough as a result of the moon's everlasting virginity (the energy of integrity) hyperlinks together with her changeability (the prostitute's switching of lovers). [...] Morris strengthens the moon imagery by way of having Estri as a well-keepress simply because wells, fountains, and the moon because the orb which controls water have lengthy been linked to fertility, [...] In a feeling, she is just like the moon simply because she is seemingly everlasting, by no means waxing or waning other than in her pursuit of the search; she is the prototypical wanderer just like the moon and Ishtar. She is the everlasting evening image of the moon towards the Day-Keepers [...] At her majority (her 300th birthday), she is given a silver-cubed hologram letter from her mom, containing a videotape of her belief through the savage bronzed barbarian god from one other global. [...] If Estri's mom then acts as a bawd, prepared her lineage as Well-Keepress to her daughter, then Estri's great-grandmother Astria as foundress of the good turns into a different mother-bawd determine while she bargains her prophetic suggestion in her letter: "Guard Astria for you'll lose it, and extra. watch out for person who isn't as he turns out. Stray now not within the port urban of Baniev ...look good approximately you, in your father's daughter's brother seeks you". Having no brother that she understands of doesn't remain Estri from venture the heroic quest of discovering her father." - Anne ok. Kaler, The Picara: From Hera to delusion Heroine

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