by Vonda N. McIntyre
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-084-2
Nebula, Hugo, Locus, and Pacific Northwest Booksellers award-winning science fiction novel.
The healer Snake travels through a post-apocalyptic world with her genetically engineered serpents, the cobra Mist and the rattlesnake Sand, and with the alien dreamsnake Grass, whose venom eases pain and the fear of death.
REVIEWS & COMMENTS:
“With that being said, did Ds include everything that I love about SF? Absolutely! Did I enjoy every second of this book? No question about it!” —Hugo Endurance Project
“This is a book like a mountain stream — fast, clean, clear, exciting, beautiful.” —Ursula K. Le Guin
“It’s a haunting, rich, and tender novel that explores the human side of science fiction in a manner that’s all too uncommon. The world it creates is vivid and fascinating, and Snake is a marvelously well realized character.” —Roger Zelazny
“A splendid tale, combining the sensitivity and attention to mood of the new generation of SF writers with a gripping and well-worked-out adventure.” —Publishers Weekly