Lake of the Long Sun


  • First publication by Tor, 1993
  • Also published in an omnibus edition with Nightside the Long Sun as Litany of the Long Sun, 2000


Patera Silk goes to Lake Limna to investigate an espionage case that may help him save his church.

Complete plot summary -- SPOILERS

Lake of the Long Sun is the second volume of the four-volume The Book of the Long Sun, which is followed by the three-volume The Book of the Short Sun. These, in turn, are set within the same universe as the four-volume The Book of the New Sun and Urth of the New Sun books.

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The Holy Ghost -- SPOILERS theories about the apparition of "Patera Pike's ghost"

Unanswered Questions


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