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Berkley Publishing Corporation, 1979 - Fiction - 369 pages
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In the land of Orsinia, Itale Sorde, heir to the beautiful Malafrena Valley, becomes a member of a revolutionary group and moves to the city of Krasnoy, forsaking Malafrena

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User Review  - Cara - Goodreads

3.5 stars - love LeGuin's writing style, the characters were well defined, but the story was just okay. A little difficult to follow. Read full review

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User Review  - J Eddy - Goodreads

Malafrena is not a real place. Itale never dreamed of love, nor Piera of him. Estenskar did not live, only his poems. Only the dreams themselves are real, only their youth, only the wind called freedom that swept through their lives like a storm unforgettable. Read full review

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Ursula K. Le Guin was born in Berkeley, California, in 1929. Among her honors are a National Book Award, five Hugo and five Nebula Awards, the Kafka Award, a Pushcart Prize, and the Harold D. Vursell Memorial Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. She lives in Portland, Oregon.

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