The Longest Way Home

The Longest Way Home

Robert Silverberg


the most well known and revered literary artists within the box of technology fiction, Robert Silverberg transports us once more to a superb, deftly conceived international in transition -- and propels us on a extraordinary odyssey of survival and self-discovery.

The Longest approach HomeThe people have been first to reach in this far off planet, laying aside the docile, clever aboriginal races they encountered. The 'Masters "followed to subjugate the careless, complacent fellow people who preceded them the following. And so it has remained for ages...

Fifteen-year-old Joseph grasp Keilloran has identified purely privilege, recognize, and civility. Born to take over the reins of residence Keilloran whilst he comes of age, he awakens one evening within the nice condominium of far away family to the thunder of conflict -- a terrifying din that has no longer been heard in this peaceable international because the unique Conquest. throughout him are devastation and dying, because the neighborhood folks stand up to wreak vengeance at the unsuspecting, unprepared Masters. using a stillfaithful servant, Joseph slightly escapes together with his existence. yet now he's stranded and on my own 10,000 miles from his home.

Damned via his beginning and sophistication -- surrounded via enemies who might kill him in the event that they stumbled on him -- Joseph needs to now embark on a trip of unbelievable distance towards a house which may additionally already be in ruins. His odyssey should be extra bad -- and extra wondrous -- than he ever imagined, as an international he used to be stored sheltered from comes alive earlier than him. Venturing deep into the lives and cultures of outstanding Indigene peoples -- pushed to seek, scratch, and scheme for his survival -- a imaginitive younger grasp mill be created anew as he's compelled to re-evaluate his homeworld and his position in it. regardless of what's awaiting him on the end, not anything right here will ever be an analogous back. And Joseph will develop into a guy sooner than his lengthy trip ends.

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