Reading the Bones by Sheila Finch
Reading the Bones by Sheila Finch
Reading the Bones by Sheila Finch
Reading the Bones by Sheila Finch

Reading the Bones

by Sheila Finch
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This skillful and entertaining exploration of language and cross-cultural communication presents a portrait of sentient beings in the midst of discovering written language. The Xenolinguists are a guild of alien-language translators who travel the galaxy. Translator Ries Danyo is a down-on-his-luck lingster, so far gone he's hooked on zyth. Once a promising talent, he's fallen to interpreting for the deputy commissioner’s wife on her shopping sprees in the Freh bazaar. But when a Freh uprising leads to murder, Danyo must lead the commissioner’s daughters to safety on a journey that irrevocably changes the Frehti language and the future of Krishna itself.
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About this Edition

Language

English

Publication Date

Oct 1, 2003

Format

eBook

Number of Pages

254

ISBN

ISBN-13

9781616961176