The Obelisk Gate

The Broken Earth, Book 2, WINNER OF THE HUGO AWARD 2017

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The Obelisk Gate: The Broken Earth, Book 2, WINNER OF THE HUGO AWARD 2017
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  • 9780356508368
  • 9780356504896

Winner of the 2017 Hugo Award for Best Novel
Book 2 in the record-breaking triple Hugo Award-winning trilogy

The season of endings grows darker, as civilization fades into the long cold night.
Essun has found shelter, but not her missing daughter. Instead there is Alabaster Tenring, destroyer of the world, with a request only Essun can grant.

Praise for this trilogy:
'Amazing' Ann Leckie
'Breaks uncharted ground' Library Journal
'Beautiful' Nnedi Okorafor
'Astounding' NPR
'Brilliant' Washington Post
'Heartbreaking, wholly unexpected' Brian Staveley
'Awesome' Book Smugglers
'A powerful story of hope and survival' The Root

The Broken Earth trilogy begins with The Fifth Season, continues in The Obelisk Gate and concludes with The Stone Sky - out now.

  • Little, Brown Book Group; August 2016
  • ISBN 9780356504896
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  • Title: The Obelisk Gate
  • Author: N. K. Jemisin
  • Imprint: Orbit
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  • 9780356508368
  • 9780356504896

In The Press

A lightning rod around which storm clouds gather to burst and strike in the trilogy's final book next year

About The Author

N. K. Jemisin is a Brooklyn-based author and the winner of two Hugo Awards for her novels The Fifth Season and The Obelisk Gate. She previously won the Locus Award for her first novel, The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms, and her short fiction and novels have been nominated multiple times for Hugo, World Fantasy and Nebula awards, and shortlisted for the Crawford and the James Tiptree, Jr. Awards. She is a science fiction and fantasy reviewer for the New York Times, and you can find her online at nkjemisin.com.

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ISBNs
  • 9780356508368
  • 9780356504896