25 years after the landmark publication of "Walk to the End of the World," Suzy McKee Charnas has completed her epic tale of the Holdfast.The Fems were slaves of the men in the Holdfast. When Alldera escaped her slavery, she led a band of rebels to build a world where women rule. Now Sorrel, Alldera's daughter, joins her mother. She brings with her a young boy she has adopted."The Conqueror's Child" completes an epic history of life and love and the war between men and women which will stand for generations to come.
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(210mm x 140mm x 32mm)
St Martin's Press
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Author Biography - Suzy McKee Charnas
Suzy McKee Charnas is the author of over a dozen works of science fiction, fantasy, and horror, including the Holdfast series from Tor Books and the Sorcery Hall series of books for young adults. She is the winner of the Hugo Award (for her short story "Boobs") and has won the James Tiptree, Jr. Award twice, once retrospectively for the first two Holdfast books and then for "The Conqueror's Child," final volume of the Holdfast series. Her recent books include "My Father's Ghost," a narrative nonfiction work about her father's old age. She adapted her novel, "The Vampire Tapestry," for the stage in the late 1990s. She was born and brought up in New York City, the setting for the Sorcery Hall books, and she currently lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico.