Reviews: A stunning novel that encompasses both suffering and hope.... The best work yet from one of science fiction's best writers. Splendid work -- brutal, gripping and genuinely harrowing, the product of diligent research, fine writing and well-honed instincts, that should appeal far beyond the normal science-fiction constituency.
- Kirkus Reviews (starred review). The world of 1348 burns in the mind's eye, and every character alive that year is a fully recognized being.... It becomes possible to feel...
That Connie Willis did, in fact, over the five years Doomsday Book took her to write, open a window to another world, and that she saw something there. - The Washington Post Book World. Condition: Binding - fine, new and unread, only removed from the shrinkwrap to get it autographed by the author.Dust jacket - none, as issued. If this book is listed as a first edition, it will also be a first printing. We do not consider later printings to be first editions. We know the difference between a publisher's edition and a bo ok cl ub edition and will always disclose bo ok cl ub editions.
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Please do not ask us to do otherwise. In the first years, our exprience was that the post office would lose a package about every one to two years. The item "Signed by author, Doomsday Book by Connie Willis, Easton Press, 3 award winner" is in sale since Monday, August 13, 2018. This item is in the category "Books\Fiction & Literature". The seller is "red_dragon_books" and is located in San Luis Obispo, California.
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