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Child of a rainless year

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Published by Tor in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Mexico
    • Subjects:
    • Inheritance and succession -- Fiction.,
    • Mothers and daughters -- Fiction.,
    • Missing persons -- Fiction.,
    • Home ownership -- Fiction.,
    • Adoptees -- Fiction.,
    • New Mexico -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJane Lindskold.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3562.I51248 C47 2005
      The Physical Object
      Pagination400 p. ;
      Number of Pages400
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3312219M
      ISBN 100765309378
      ISBN 109780765309372
      LC Control Number2004065941

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Jane Lindskold is the author of more than twenty published novels, including the six volume Firekeeper Saga (beginning with Through Wolfs Eyes), Child of a Rainless Year (a contemporary fantasy set in Las Vegas, New Mexico), and The Buried Pyramid (an archeological adventure fantasy set in 's Egypt)/5.

Child of a Rainless Year was a nearly perfect book. I loved it, and resented the time when I had to put the novel down to do something else. The one thing that I have read by Lindskold in the past is Donnerjack-- the Zelazny novel that she completed post-humously after Zelazny's death.

Unlike a lot of serious Zelazny fans, I really liked the book/5(31). Child of a Rainless Year was a nearly perfect book. I loved it, and resented the time when I had to put the novel down to do something else.

The one thing that I have read by Lindskold in the past is Donnerjack-- the Zelazny novel that she completed post-humously after Zelazny's death/5. Child of a Rainless Year out of 5 based on 0 ratings.

9 reviews. kmaziarz on LibraryThing captures so many things and wraps it all up with a tale that I hold in my heart like those fairy tales I learned as a child.

but Jane Lindskold's Child of a Rainless Year is the best new book I've read in a long time. I'd read some of her short /5(9). Child of a Rainless Year was a nearly perfect book. I loved it, and resented the time when I had to put the novel down to do something else. The one thing that I have read by Lindskold in the past is Donnerjack-- the Zelazny novel that she completed post-humously after Zelazny's death.

Unlike a lot of serious Zelazny fans, I really liked the book.5/5(4). Child of a Rainless Year by Jane Lindskold reads a bit like an Isabel Allende novel, with artistic descriptions and mystery surrounding the whole story.

The book is a bit slow in parts but ultimately, a girl who is told she was born in a year without rain, fulfilling, weaving together magic, mystery, and a little bit of romance, in telling of Author: Chris Woodall.

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Get this from a library. Child of a rainless year. [Jane M Lindskold] -- Remembering her exotic Las Vegas, New Mexico childhood, the flamboyant mother who abandoned her, and the foster parents who agreed to change their identities in order to adopt her, Mira Fenn returns.

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Elegant Tease. Reviewed by Andi Shechter. Child of A Rainless Year is the slow, elegant and subtle story of Mira, a child raised, not happily, in New Mexico for several years who becomes a foster child and moves far away. Mira's mother, Colette, was so self-interested that nothing outside of herself mattered.

“Child of a Rainless Year ” Written on: 13/05/ by Harriet Klausner ( reviews written) Child of a Rainless Year Jane Lindskold Tor, May$ ISBN: When Mira Fenn turned nine years old her mom Colette disappeared and the pre-adolescent moved to 4/5(1). Child of A Rainless Year (eBook): Lindskold, Jane M.: Remembering her exotic Las Vegas, New Mexico childhood, the flamboyant mother who abandoned her, and the foster parents who agreed to change their identities in order to adopt her, Mira Fenn returns to the home.

LINDSKOLD, Jane. Child of a rainless year. Tor. c $ A Mira's whole life was her mother Colette, an elegant but unstable woman.

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Iconoclast or Malcontent. You decide. Tag Archives: fantasy. Child of a Rainless Year. Febru – pm. By Jane Lindskold. If the reviews of this book on Amazon are to be trusted, mine is a minority opinion.

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One of her most popular series of novels is the Firekeeper saga that has six titles, she has also written an archeological fantasy adventure set in 19th century Egypt, and a modern day fantasy set in Las Vegas.

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In so many fantasies, the hero is young, perhaps because publishers think that only young people read. Child of a Rainless Year by Jane Lindskold.

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The rainless period of the year lasts for months, from September 30 to April. I couldn't quite discern what time either portion of the story was set in - Vida's story, or Margaret's, some years later.

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Then come back and join Alan and me in a discussion of the vote.The prophet vanished, but the drought remained. We know little of the horror of a rainless year.

Our seasons come and go, and the bounteous heaven waters the bounteous earth, until we cease to associate plenty, beauty, and life itself with the unfailing rain.