➳ Embassytown Read ➻ Author China Miéville – Horsebackridingnorthcarolina.us

Embassytown In The Far Future, Humans Have Colonized A Distant Planet, Home To The Enigmatic Ariekei, Sentient Beings Famed For A Language Unique In The Universe, One That Only A Few Altered Human Ambassadors Can Speak.Avice Benner Cho, A Human Colonist, Has Returned To Embassytown After Years Of Deep Space Adventure She Cannot Speak The Ariekei Tongue, But She Is An Indelible Part Of It, Having Long Ago Been Made A Figure Of Speech, A Living Simile In Their Language.When Distant Political Machinations Deliver A New Ambassador To Arieka, The Fragile Equilibrium Between Humans And Aliens Is Violently Upset Catastrophe Looms, And Avice Is Torn Between Competing Loyalties To A Husband She No Longer Loves, To A System She No Longer Trusts, And To Her Place In A Language She Cannot Speak Yet Speaks Through Her.