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James S. A. Corey in Conversation With Ann Leckie / Ticketed Event

December 1, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

$30
Online, N/A, Portland, OR 97207

The biggest science fiction series of the decade comes to an incredible conclusion in Leviathan Falls (Orbit), the ninth and final novel in James S. A. Corey’s Hugo Award-winning space opera series, The Expanse. The Laconian Empire has fallen, setting the 1,300 solar systems free from the rule of Winston Duarte. But the ancient enemy that killed the gate builders is awake, and the war against our universe has begun again. In the dead system of Adro, Elvi Okoye leads a desperate scientific mission to understand what the gate builders were and what destroyed them, even if it means compromising herself and the half-alien children who bear the weight of her investigation. Through the wide-flung systems of humanity, Colonel Aliana Tanaka hunts for Duarte’s missing daughter… and the shattered emperor himself. And on the Rocinante, James Holden and his crew struggle to build a future for humanity out of the shards and ruins of all that has come before. As nearly unimaginable forces prepare to annihilate all human life, Holden and a group of unlikely allies discover a last, desperate chance to unite all of humanity, with the promise of a vast galactic civilization free from wars, factions, lies, and secrets if they win. But the price of victory may be worse than the cost of defeat. Corey will be joined in conversation by Ann Leckie, author of the Hugo, Nebula, and Arthur C. Clarke Award-winning novel, Ancillary Justice.

Please note
: This is a ticketed event. Purchasing a copy of Leviathan Falls ($30) entitles you to attend our virtual event with Corey and Leckie on Wednesday, December 1, at 5pm (PT). After you’ve purchased the book, we will automatically register you for the Zoom event — and will send you a confirmation email two days prior to the event containing a Zoom link to the event and instructions on how to access it.

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Details

Date:
December 1, 2021
Time:
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cost:
$30
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https://www.powells.com/events-update

Venue

Online
N/A
Portland, OR 97207

Organizer

Phone:
503-228-4651
Website:
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