Gideon The Ninth Is The Most Fun You Ll Ever Have With A Skeleton.The Emperor Needs Necromancers.The Ninth Necromancer Needs A Swordswoman.Gideon Has A Sword, Some Dirty Magazines, And No 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 Necromantic Skeletons 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.Harrowhark Nonagesimus, Reverend Daughter Of The Ninth House And Bone Witch Extraordinaire, Has Been Summoned Into Action The Emperor Has Invited The Heirs To Each Of His Loyal Houses To A Deadly Trial Of Wits And Skill If Harrowhark Succeeds She Will Become An Immortal, All Powerful Servant Of The Resurrection, But No Necromancer Can Ascend Without Their Cavalier Without Gideon S Sword, Harrow Will Fail, And The Ninth House Will Die.Of Course, Some Things Are Better Left Dead.
Tamsyn Muir is a horror, fantasy and sci fi author whose short fiction has been nominated for the Nebula Award, the Shirley Jackson Award, the World Fantasy Award and the Eugie Foster Memorial Award A Kiwi, she has spent most of her life in Howick, New Zealand, with time living in Waiuku and central Wellington She currently lives and works in Oxford, in the United Kingdom Her debut science fant
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- Gideon the Ninth
- Tamsyn Muir
- 19 February 2019 Tamsyn Muir