Sailing to Sarantium: Book One of the Sarantine Mosaic (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Sep 7, 2010 - Fiction - 448 pages
13 Reviews
Crispin is a master mosaicist, creating beautiful art with colored stones and glass. Summoned to Sarantium by imperial request, he bears a Queen's secret mission, and a talisman from an alchemist. Once in the fabled city, with its taverns and gilded sanctuaries, chariot races and palaces, intrigues and violence, Crispin must find his own source of power in order to survive-and unexpectedly discovers it high on the scaffolding of his own greatest creation.


  

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Review: Sailing to Sarantium (The Sarantine Mosaic #1)

User Review  - Lowed - Goodreads

This did not live up to his previous work I've read which was Tigana. I was going to bitch out how this book was pretentious that it borders to being superfluous and tedious, but decided not to for ... Read full review

Review: Sailing to Sarantium (The Sarantine Mosaic #1)

User Review  - Megan Baxter - Goodreads

Guy Gavriel Kay excels at writing those moments when the world stops, the characters hold their breath, and I do too. Those moments when powers beyond comprehension are right in front of you (worldly ... Read full review

Contents

PART
CHAPTER I
CHAPTER II
CHAPTER III
CHAPTER IV
CHAPTER V
PART
CHAPTER VI
CHAPTER VII
CHAPTER VIII
CHAPTER IX
CHAPTER X
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Guy Gavriel Kay is an internationally bestselling author. He has been awarded the International Goliardos Prize for his work in the literature of the fantastic, is a two-time winner of the Aurora Award, and won the 2008 World Fantasy Award for Ysabel. His works have been translated into twenty-five languages.

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