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Someplace to Be Flying (Newford)

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Published by Orb Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction - Fantasy,
  • Fiction,
  • Fantasy,
  • Fantasy - General,
  • Fiction / Fantasy / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8053420M
    ISBN 10076530757X
    ISBN 109780765307576
    OCLC/WorldCa61491352

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With Someplace To Be Flying he has produced a book that should appeal even to those who, like this reviewer, do not generally care a lot for fantasy.” —Toronto Globe and Mail on Someplace to Be Flying “As page-turning and intelligent as usual for de Lint, who clearly has no equal as an urban fantasist and very few equals among fantasists Series: Newford.

Editions for Someplace to Be Flying: X (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (ebook published in ), Lily is a photojournalist in search of the "animal people" who supposedly haunt the city's darkest slums. Hank is a slumdweller who knows the bad streets all too well.

One night, in a brutal incident, their two lives collide--uptown Lily and downtown Hank, each with a quest and a role to play in the secret drama of the city's oldest the animal people walk among us.4/5(14). Someplace to Be Flying, print edition review excerpts: "Nobody does urban fantasy better than Charles de Lint.

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Lily is a photojournalist in search of the "animal people" who supposedly haunt the city's darkest. Charles de Lint (born Decem ) is a Canadian writer of Dutch origins.

He is married to—and plays music with—MaryAnn Harris. Primarily a writer of fantasy fiction, he has written widely in the subgenres of urban fantasy, contemporary magical realism, and mythic fiction. Along with writers like Terri Windling, Emma Bull, and John Crowley, de Lint in the s pioneered Genre: Fantasy, horror, Mythic fiction, Magical.

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Its underlying themes are portrayed with assurance and excellence in every category. De Lint plays with style and structure to the great benefit of the book, and I was hoping that he would treat.

With Someplace To Be Flying he has produced a book that should appeal even to those who, like this reviewer, do not generally care a lot for fantasy.” —Toronto Globe and Mail on Someplace to Be Flying “As page-turning and intelligent as usual for de Lint, who clearly has no equal as an urban fantasist and very few equals among fantasists.

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When Lily, a photojournalist, investigates rumors she has heard of magical animal people living in the ruins of Newford's slums, she meets these strange and fantastical creatures, including Coyote the Trickster, Jackdaw the storyteller, and the Crow Girls.

Someplace to Be Flying By Charles de Lint Meet Hank the brave gypsy cab driver whose life collides in a brutal incident with that of Lily, a photojournalist in the wrong place at the wrong time; and the much-beloved crow girls, who will leave an indelible mark on your soul. Click to read more about Someplace to be Flying by Charles de Lint.

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Someplace to be Flying isn't like that. It's not that there isn't a plot there are two, really, one about Raven's pot, and one about sisters. It's more that the plots, while important, just aren't what the book is about. ― Charles de Lint, quote from Someplace to Be Flying “There was too much going on here -- too much that strayed from odd all the way over into seriously weird.” “The best change you can make is to hold up a mirror so that people can look into it and change themselves.

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Someplace to Be Flying by Charles de Lint Published: by Orb Books Genres: Fantasy, Urban Fantasy Pages: Format: Paperback Source: Purchased Buy on Amazon View on Goodreads.

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With Someplace To Be Flying he has produced a book that should appeal even to those who, like this reviewer, do not generally care a lot for fantasy." --Toronto Globe and Mail on Someplace to Be Flying/5(56). Unique to this edition is a new Afterword by the author describing many gratifying events and memories that have come about specifically because of this book, with particular attention to the crow girls.

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With Someplace To Be Flying he has produced a book that should appeal even to those who, like this reviewer, do not generally care a lot for fantasy.” ―Toronto Globe and Mail on Someplace to Be /5(76).

Another urban fantasy (Trader,etc.) set in the fictional town of Newford, from Canadian writer de Lint. Hank Walker and his armored gypsy cab offer a discreet service to various shady customers.

But late one night Hank stops to help photographer Lily Carson when she's threatened by a man with a gun- -and gets shot. Out of nowhere come two street punks, the mischievous. Book Reviews. Someplace to Be Flying. by Charles de Lint. If you had to put a label on this latest Charles de Lint novel, science fiction would come the closest.

But it’s not the sci-fi stuff we’re used to, where the familiar world is swept away in a high-tech orgy free of ties to planet Earth. Overall, Someplace to Be Flying is a good, typical Charles de Lint novel. Not as gripping as The Little Country or Memory and Dream, but still worth picking up and reading.

His odd blend of native American and Celtic mythology seems a little contrived at times, however he does manage to carry it off well throughout this book and the earlier.

Someplace to Be Flying by Charles De Lint. Tor Books. Hardcover. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, that’ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library.

Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included. The book title I chose this time for inspiration is Someplace to Be Flying by Charles de Lint. From the jacket cover: "Charles de Lint has won a worldwide audience for his unique brand of "urban fantasy," tales that charge the modern world with spirit and magic and open our eyes to the deep truths around us.

Someplace to be Flying is an urban fantasy novel by Charles de Lint. It isn't his newest book (published in ), but it feels more balanced and well wrought than some of his newer pieces, and Author: Jessica Wagar.

Someplace to be Flying Book Summary and Study Guide. Charles de Lint Booklist Charles de Lint Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Someplace to be Flying; Lily, a photographer, is searching for the animal people; those who were here when the world was created and shortly afterwards.

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Someplace to Be Flying by Charles De Lint. Doherty Associates, LLC, Tom, Paperback. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy.

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend jacket quality is not guaranteed. Someplace to Be Flying Résumé Charles de Lint's beloved fictional city of Newford is the backdrop for this riveting urban fantasy which pays homage to ancient Native American legends of secret "animal people" living among us and features an afterword original to this edition.

Animal people will love “Someplace to be Flying” by Charles de Lint June 2, by Watt Childress 6 Comments “The gardens of the first lands are still lying there, right under the skin of the world — pulsing the way our heartbeat drums under our own skin.”Author: Watt Childress.

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