Gideon the Ninth

Gideon the Ninth

Description

The Emperor needs necromancers.

The Ninth Necromancer needs a swordswoman.

Gideon has a sword, some dirty magazines, and no more time for undead bullshit.

Tamsyn Muir's Gideon the Ninth unveils a solar system of swordplay, cut-throat politics, and lesbian necromancers. Her characters leap off the page, as skillfully animated as arcane revenants. The result is a heart-pounding epic science fantasy.

Brought up by unfriendly, ossifying nuns, ancient retainers, and countless skeletons, Gideon is ready to abandon a life of servitude and an afterlife as a reanimated corpse. She packs up her sword, her shoes, and her dirty magazines, and prepares to launch her daring escape. But her childhood nemesis won't set her free without a service. The emperor has called his necromancers to action, and Harrowhark is set on Gideon attending her as bodyguard. If Gideon survives, she'll be a hero, and a free woman. If not, she can look forward to eternity as a shambling bone-servant.


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Details

Author(s)
Tamsyn Muir
Format
Hardback | 448 pages
Dimensions
148 x 216 x 39mm | 510g
Publication date
01 Oct 2019
Publisher
St Martin's Press
Publication City/Country
New York, United States
Language
English
ISBN10
1250313198
ISBN13
9781250313195
Bestsellers rank
175