Engine Summer Paperback
by John Crowley
Part of the S.F. Masterworks series
In the drowsy tranquility of Little Belaire, the Truthful Speakers lead lives of peaceful self-sufficiency ignoring the depopulated wilderness beyond their narrow borders.
It is a society untouched by pain or violence and the self-destroying 'Angels' of the past are barely remembered.
But when Rush That Speaks leaves his home on a pilgrimage of self-enlightenment, he finds a landscape haunted by myths and memories.
The overgrown ruins reflect a world outside that is stranger than his people ever dreamed ...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 256 pages
- Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
- Publication Date: 10/01/2013
- Category: Science fiction
- ISBN: 9780575082816