A planet orbiting binary suns, Helliconia has a Great Year spanning three millennia of Earth time: cultures are born in spring, flourish in summer, then die with the onset of the generations-long winter. Helliconia is emerging from its centuries-long winter. The tribes of the equatorial continent emerge from their hiding places and are again able to dispute possession of the planet with the ferocious phagors. In Oldorando, love, trade and coinage are being redisovered, This is the first volume of the Helliconia Trilogy -- a monumental saga that goes beyond anything yet created by this master among today's imaginative writers.
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Review: Helliconia Spring (Helliconia #1)User Review - Goodreads
I read the Helliconia series a couple years back. As I started the first book I found it slow, sparse, but it was also enjoyable enough to keep reading. The deeper I got in the series, the more ...
Review: Helliconia Spring (Helliconia #1)User Review - Sarah Leech - Goodreads
this series really captures the imagination read them all many years ago and they are amongst my all time favourite reads. seeing the changes through the characters and the descriptive planetary changes are stunning. Read full review
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