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Ursula K. Le Guin

Ursula K. Le Guin was born in Berkeley, California, in 1929. Her novels include Rocannon's World, Planet of Exile, City of Illusions, and The Left Hand of Darkness. With the awarding of the 1975 Hugo and Nebula Awards to The Dispossessed, she became the first author to win both awards twice for novels. Le Guin lives in Portland, Oregon.

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The Left Hand of Darkness
Written by Ursula K. Le Guin, Introduction by Neil Gaiman
Penguin Classics | Hardcover | October 2016
$25.00/34.00(Canada) | 978-0-14-311159-7 (0-14-311159-0)

A deluxe hardcover edition of the queen of science fiction’s trailblazing novel about a planet full of genderless beings—part of Penguin Galaxy, a collectible series of six sci-fi/fantasy classics, featuring a series introduction by Neil Gaiman
 
A groundbreaking work of science fiction, The Left Hand of Darkness tells the story... Read more






The Princess and the Goblin
Written by George MacDonald, Introduction by Ursula K. Le Guin
Puffin Books | Trade Paperback | June 2011
$5.99/7.99(Canada) | 978-0-14-133248-2 (0-14-133248-4)

Princess Irene lives in a castle in a wild and lonely mountainous region. One day she discovers a steep and winding stairway leading to a bewildering labyrinth of unused passages with closed doors - and a further stairway. What lies at the top? Can the ring the princess is given protect... Read more






Changing Planes
Written by Ursula K. Le Guin
Ace | Paperback | July 2005
$7.99/8.99(Canada) | 978-0-441-01224-4 (0-441-01224-8)

The National Book Award-winning author takes flight with this bestselling collection of speculative fiction where a woman visits fifteen otherworldly—yet familiar—societies. Read more






Selected Stories of H. G. Wells
Written by H.G. Wells, Edited by Ursula K. Le Guin
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | July 2004
$17.00/23.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-7075-3 (0-8129-7075-6)

Le Guin's selection of twenty-six stories showcases Well's genius and reintroduces readers to his singular talent for making the unbelievable seem utterly plausible. Read more






The First Men in the Moon
Written by H.G. Wells, Introduction by Ursula K. Le Guin
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | June 2003
$7.95/10.50(Canada) | 978-0-8129-6831-6 (0-8129-6831-X)

“Why do people read science fiction? In hopes of receiving such writing as this—a ravishingly accurate vision of things unseen; an utterly unexpected yet necessary beauty.” So says Ursula K. Le Guin in her Introduction to The First Men in the Moon, H. G. Wells’s 1901 tale of space travel. Heavily... Read more






The Time Machine
Written by H.G. Wells, Illustrated by W.A. Dwiggins, Introduction by Ursula K. Le Guin
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | November 2002
$10.00/13.00(Canada) | 978-0-375-76118-8 (0-375-76118-7)

When the intrepid Time Traveller finds himself in the year 802,701, he encounters a seemingly utopian society of evolved human beings but then unearths the dark secret that sets mankind on course toward its inevitable destruction. An insightful look into a distant, bleak, and disturbing future, The Time Machine goes beyond... Read more






The Left Hand of Darkness
Written by Ursula K. Le Guin
Ace | Trade Paperback | July 2000
$16.00/17.00(Canada) | 978-0-441-00731-8 (0-441-00731-7)

Winner of the Hugo and Nebula Awards

A groundbreaking work of science fiction, The Left Hand of Darkness tells the story of a lone human emissary to Winter, an alien world whose inhabitants can change their gender. His goal is to facilitate Winter's inclusion in a growing intergalactic civilization. But to do...

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The Left Hand of Darkness
Written by Ursula K. Le Guin
Ace | Paperback | March 1987
$9.99/12.50(Canada) | 978-0-441-47812-5 (0-441-47812-3)

When The Left Hand of Darkness first appeared in 1969, the original jacket copy read, "Once in a long while a whole new world is created for us. Such worlds are Middle Earth, Dune—and such a world is Winter."  Twenty-five years and a Hugo and Nebula Award later, these words remain... Read more





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