A Voyage to Arcturus

by David Lindsay

Public Domain

Science Fiction Story: After a strange interstellar journey, Maskull, a man from Earth, awakens alone in a desert on the planet Tormance, seared by the suns of the binary star Arcturus. As he journeys northward, guided by a drumbeat, he encounters a world and its inhabitants like no other, where gender is a victory won at dear cost; where landscape and emotion are drawn into an accursed dance; where heroes are killed, reborn, and renamed; and where the lure of Shaping, who may be God, torment Maskull in his pilgrimage

Tags: Science Fiction   Aliens   Futuristic   Fantasy   Novel-Classic  

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