|Author:||Sheri S. Tepper
Doubleday Foundation, 1989
|Series:||The Arbai Trilogy: Book 1|
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What could be more commonplace than grass, or a world covered over all its surface with a wind-whipped ocean of grass? But the planet Grass conceals horrifying secrets within its endless pastures. And as an incurable plague attacks all inhabited planets but this one, the prairie-like Grass begins to reveal these secrets -- and nothing will ever be the same again...
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- Val's Random Comments: Grass - Sheri S. Tepper
I was hoping to find the time to take part in the WWend Women of Genre Fiction reading challenge this year. Until now that has been a dismal failure. I haven't had time to research and acquire the book I need for it and have ...
- Grass by Sheri S Tepper | Vulpes Libris
Grass by Sheri S Tepper. grass Guest reviewer Emma Barnes uncovers the themes at the heart of a science fiction classic. I discovered Sheri S Tepper by accident many years ago, when I picked up one of her books from a ...
- Grass by Sheri S. Tepper | My very own Reader's Advisory Page
Grass Tepper, Sheri S. (1989). Grass. New York: Bantam Books. 544 p. $15.98 paperback Genre: Science Fiction Summary: A long time ago the human race fled to planet known as ?Grass.? However this planet was already ...
- Grass, Sheri S Tepper | SF Mistressworks
Grass, Sheri S Tepper (1989) Review by Michaela Staton. Born in 1929 in Colorado, Sheri S. Tepper did not begin to receive much notice or acclaim until she retired from her position as Director of Rocky Mountain Planned ...
- Grass, Sheri S Tepper | SF Mistressworks
Grass by Sheri Tepper (1989) Review by Cara Murphy. On the Back of the Book: Generations ago, humans fled to the cosmic anomaly known as Grass. But before humanity arrived, another species had already claimed Grass ...
- Grass would make a wonderful movie? | Sheri S. Tepper
To Ms Tepper and/or publicist, Has there been any suggestion of making a movie from the novel ?Grass?? This is a visually powerful story combined with many issues that are socially relevant to our world. The concept of a ...
- Grass ? Review | Many A True Nerd
Grass by Sheri S. Tepper is a good example of a sci-fi book which wears its influences on its sleeve; it borrows the single ecosystem planet, the quasi-feudal power structure and the sense of mysticism interwoven with science.
- That's interesting...: "Grass" by Sheri S. Tepper
Note: This is a re-read for me. Grass was originally published in 1989, so I first read it maybe twenty years ago. I remembered the setting and the general idea of the story, but not the details. So it was a lot of fun to read again.
- Sun and Shield: Grass, by Sheri S. Tepper
Sheri S. Tepper is a prolific writer, and at least one of her novels (Grass, which was published by Doubleday in 1989, and is the subject of this post -- I read the paperback version.) was nominated for the Hugo award.
- Grass by Sheri S. Tepper | Libwen Reviews
Sheri S. Tepper's Grass, the first in the Arbai trilogy, is nothing short of amazing. We are given a multi-layered story that keeps true to the science fiction and fantasy genres while managing to create something completely new ...
- Review: Grass by Sheri S. Tepper - The Eyrie
Grass. It's an alien world full of its namesake, almost entirely covered in fields of the plant. Fields of a huge variety, colors not found anywhere else, types not found anywhere else, including grass as thick as bamboo that grows ...
- Science Fiction & Fantasy: Grass by Sheri S. Tepper
Sheri Tepper is an author to give hope to all aspiring writers of mature years, because her first published novel didn't appear until she was in her mid-fifties. However, she hit the ground running and has since authored some ...
- Voracious Reader: Grass (Sheri S Tepper)
My most vivid memory of this book, read a month or so ago, is a description of the plague that made me want to throw up. Tepper is certainly a skilled writer in evoking violence and rather horrible things, and I think this book is ...
- Grass by Sheri S. Tepper | Po(sey) Sessions
I was first exposed to Sheri S. Tepper when I was searching for female science fiction authors. There was a bit of debate online about the quality of her writing. But after talking to some of the people I trust most, I have come to ...
- Grass ? Sheri S. Tepper | Ela's Book Blog
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