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Queen of Candesce Audiobook

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Written by Karl Schroeder

Narrated by Joyce Irvine

Published on June 11, 2008

Audio is 1893 hours and 20 minutes

About Queen of Candesce:

Venera Fanning was last seen falling into nothingness at the end of Sun of Suns. Now, in Queen of Candesce, Venera finds herself plunging through the air among the artificial worlds of Virga, far from home and her husband, who may or may not be alive. Landing in the ancient nation of Spyre, Venera encounters new enemies and new friends (or at least convenient allies). She must quickly learn who she can trust, and who she can manipulate in order to survive.

Survival isn’t her only goal; with the powerful Key of Candesce in her hands, she can control the fate of the entire world of Virga, yet something even more pressing is driving her—the all consuming need for revenge.

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Venera finds herself plunging through the air among the artificial worlds of Virga, far from home and her husband, who may or may not be alive.

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KARL SCHROEDER lives in Toronto, Ontario

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“Oh, what worldbuilding! Schroeder is a master.” —Cory Doctorow

“Lushly realized . . . Queen of Candesce has a backdrop that’s simultaneously steampunk and space opera, a complex and believably flawed lead character, and plenty of action and intrigue.” —Interzone

“With Queen of Candesce, Karl Schroeder’s Virga saga establishes itself as an SF saga of the same order as LeGuin’s Earthsea series, Asimov’s Robot stories, and Niven’s Ringworld stories.” —SFRevu

“Over the years, science-fiction has provided us with awesome environments, the best ones based on careful logic. There was Hal Clement’s Mission of Gravity and Robert Forward’s Dragon’s Egg. Karl Schroeder’s new novel is in a class with these masterpieces.” —Vernor Vinge on Sun of Suns

Queen of Candesce was published on June 11, 2008.

The Queen of Candesce Audiobook is 1893 hours and 20 minutes. Speechify has the Unabridged edition version of the audiobook.

Both the publication language and the narration language are in English.

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Subjects in Queen of Candesce

Queen of Candesce includes the following subjects: Science Fiction / Steampunk. The BISAC Subject Code is Fiction, Science Fiction, Space Opera.

About the Author(s) of Queen of Candesce

The author of Queen of Candesce is Karl Schroeder.

About the Narrator of Queen of Candesce Audiobook

The narrator for the Queen of Candesce Audiobook is Joyce Irvine.

Queen of Candesce Audiobook Additional Info

The imprint is Macmillan Audio. It is supplied by MPS. The ISBN-10 is 1427205884. The ISBN-13 is 9781427205889.

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