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Night's Master
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Night's Master
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* NM: May 2018 Pick: Night's Master by Tanith Lee
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What Members Thought

Matthew
May 10, 2018 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I really enjoyed what this book had to offer. Its format and overt sexuality might take some readers by surprise, but if you think of this as written like a book of mythology, it works perfectly well. The chapters in the book are each a stand alone story. Some of them build upon previous chapters with events or characters, but not all.

What we get here is a fantastic crafting of a world and all of its myth. The place setting was mostly in the dessert, almost an Arabic sort of description. It all
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Beth
May 15, 2018 rated it liked it
Lush, fairy-tale vocabulary and vivid imagery made this a fun read, but the sexism dated it a lot and I'm too curmudgeonly to give books a pass on that anymore.
Jessica Nickelsen
May 09, 2016 rated it really liked it
Fascinating book, with its mythologic-perspective and long gaze. Mysterious, beautiful and terrible. Wonderful stuff.
Nita
Jun 14, 2011 marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
ZJ Bowen
Jan 01, 2018 marked it as to-read
Jlawrence
Jun 13, 2014 rated it really liked it
taeli
Oct 10, 2013 marked it as to-read
Nicole
Apr 29, 2018 marked it as to-read
Jef
Jan 22, 2015 marked it as to-read
Leticia
Oct 08, 2014 marked it as to-read
Shelves: fantasy, women
Kat
Oct 06, 2014 marked it as to-read
Kristie
Apr 26, 2018 is currently reading it  ·  review of another edition
Adrienne
Dec 16, 2010 marked it as considering
Shelves: fantasy
Havva
Sep 09, 2007 rated it it was ok
Shelves: fantasy
Bill
May 08, 2018 rated it it was ok
Leesa
Apr 25, 2018 marked it as didn-t-finish-but-may-try-again
Shelves: e-book, audiobook
Jen
Apr 24, 2018 rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: 2018-sword
Carrie
Sep 05, 2017 marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
Aaron
Jul 31, 2018 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommended to Aaron by: Sword & Laser
Shelves: fantasy
snurp
Jul 23, 2018 rated it it was ok
Shelves: e-books, fantasy
Tom Merritt
May 27, 2018 rated it really liked it