The dreaming jewels

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Bluejay Books, 1985 - Fiction - 186 pages
4 Reviews
This prize-winning fantasy tells how love triumphs over evil. Also use: Venus Plus X (1988) and The Stars Are the Styx (1984).

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User Review  - ScoLgo - LibraryThing

A taut magical realism story with solid SF under-pinnings. Horty is a young orphan who, abused by his step-father, runs away and gets picked up by a strange group of carnies. Impersonating a girl ... Read full review

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Imagine that aliens have been coming to earth forever in the form of crystals ferried in by meteors. The crystals lie dormant in the soil until an impulse of some kind causes them to "clone" a nearby ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
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Section 2
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Section 3
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Sturgeon is well known among readers of classic science-fiction anthologies and much respected by critics. He was listed as a primary influence of the much more famous Ray Bradbury and Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.. Kurt Vonnegut has stated that his character Kilgore Trout was based on Theodore Sturgeon.

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