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Published by Doubleday in New York .
Written in English


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StatementGeorge Alec Effinger.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3555.F4 E95 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination265 p. ;
Number of Pages265
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1864973M
ISBN 100385414234, 0385414242
LC Control Number90022944

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Exile Kiss, the third book in the series, starts strong with Marid Audran and his patron cast into the desert (and stripped of Papa's wealth and influence) after being framed for murder. The book promises a tense conflict where Marid and Papa must pit their wits against the world to regain what was taken, but the novel falls apart in its second.   The Exile Kiss: Marîd Audran is finally learning to appreciate the wealth and benefits that come from being on Friedlander Bey’s payroll when a powerful enemy does the unthinkable, and gets both Audran and Bey exiled from the Budayeen. Abandoned in the lifeless and lethal Arabian Desert, Audran and Bey have only one option: survive long Author: George Alec Effinger.   ” —The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction on The Exile Kiss “Fast, cool, clever, beautifully written, absolutely authoritative. A kind of cyberpunk Raymond Chandler book with dashes of Roger Zelazny, Ian Fleming, and Scheherezade—but altogether original.” —Robert Silverberg on When Gravity Fails. From the PublisherBrand: Tom Doherty Associates. Get this from a library! The exile kiss. [George Alec Effinger] -- Marîd Audran has risen from hustling on the streets of the decadent Budayeen ghetto to being the right-hand man of one of the Maghreb's most feared men. As an enforcer for the powerful Friedlander.

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