Keywords: promethean age

Book of Iron

Book of Iron


Elizabeth Bear

ISBN: 9781596066243
Year of publication: 2013

Elizabeth Bear BOOK OF IRON This is for The Jeff. One Bijou bolted alone through the marble and lapis corridors of the Beys palace like a messenger-boy fearing the back of his masters hand. The red-black springs of her curls bounced against her skull with each step. Her Northern shoes flapped in her hand she ran barefoot, bare soles sure on checkerboard floors that had warmed already with the heat of the day. Behind her, something dry rattled as if in pursuit: Ambrosias, one of her artifices. ...

Keywords: magic Promethean Age