Signed N.K. Jemisin Books

N.K. Jemisin is a fantastically brilliant Brooklyn author who won the Hugo Award three years in a row for her Broken Earth trilogy. If you haven't yet read her work, you should really get on that, but if you need a little extra enticement, WORD is proud to offer signed copies of her books. Personalization is available prior to 2/24; please specify in the comments section of your order if you would like personalization. 

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ABOUT N.K. JEMISIN

N.K. Jemisin is an author of speculative fiction short stories and novels who lives and writes in Brooklyn, NY. In 2018, she became the first author to win three Hugos in a row for her Broken Earth novels. She has also won a Nebula Award, two Locus Awards, and a number of other honors. Her short fiction has been published in Clarkesworld, Tor.com, WIRED, and Popular Science as well as in podcast markets and print anthologies. She is a member of the Altered Fluid writing group. In addition to writing, she has been a counseling psychologist and educator (specializing in career counseling and student development), a hiker and biker, and a political/feminist/anti-racist blogger. Although she no longer pens the New York Times Book Review science fiction column called “Otherworldly” (which she covered for 3 years), she still writes occasional long-form reviews for the NYT.

How Long 'til Black Future Month?: Stories Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780316491341
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Published: Orbit - November 27th, 2018

"Marvelous and wide-ranging."--Los Angeles Times
"Gorgeous" --NPR Books
"Breathtakingly imaginative and narratively bold."--Entertainment Weekly


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The Fifth Season (The Broken Earth #1) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316229296
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Published: Orbit - August 4th, 2015

At the end of the world, a woman must hide her secret power and find her kidnapped daughter in this "intricate and extraordinary" Hugo Award winning novel of power, oppression, and revolution. (The New York Times)


This is the way the world ends...for the last time.

A season of endings has begun.


The Obelisk Gate (The Broken Earth #2) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316229265
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Published: Orbit - August 16th, 2016

In this "magnificent" Hugo Award winner and NYT Notable Book, an avenger's daughter grows more powerful every day--and her choices may destroy the world. (NPR)

This is the way the world ends, for the last time.

The season of endings grows darker, as civilization fades into the long cold night.


The Stone Sky (The Broken Earth #3) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316229241
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Published: Orbit - August 15th, 2017

Humanity will finally be saved or destroyed in the shattering conclusion to the post-apocalyptic and highly acclaimed NYT bestselling trilogy that won the Hugo Award three years in a row.

The Moon will soon return. Whether this heralds the destruction of humankind or something worse will depend on two women.


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The Killing Moon (The Dreamblood #1) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316187282
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Published: Orbit - May 2012

The city burned beneath the Dreaming Moon.

In the ancient city-state of Gujaareh, peace is the only law. Upon its rooftops and amongst the shadows of its cobbled streets wait the Gatherers - the keepers of this peace. Priests of the dream-goddess, their duty is to harvest the magic of the sleeping mind and use it to heal, soothe . . . and kill those judged corrupt.


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The Shadowed Sun (The Dreamblood #2) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316187299
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Published: Orbit - June 12th, 2012

Gujaareh, the city of dreams, suffers under the imperial rule of the Kisuati Protectorate. A city where the only law was peace now knows violence and oppression. And nightmares: a mysterious and deadly plague haunts the citizens of Gujaareh, dooming the infected to die screaming in their sleep.


The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms (The Inheritance Trilogy #1) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780316043915
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Published: Orbit - February 25th, 2010

In this brilliantly original debut fantasy, a young woman becomes entangled in a power struggle of mythic proportions.


The Broken Kingdoms (The Inheritance Trilogy #2) Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780316043960
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Published: Orbit - November 3rd, 2010

In this stunning sequel to The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms, one blind woman will challenge the will of the gods and change the fate of the world.


The Kingdom of Gods (The Inheritance Trilogy #3) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316043939
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Published: Orbit - October 27th, 2011

The incredible conclusion to the Inheritance Trilogy, from one of fantasy's most acclaimed stars.

For two thousand years the Arameri family has ruled the world by enslaving the very gods that created mortalkind. Now the gods are free, and the Arameri's ruthless grip is slipping. Yet they are all that stands between peace and world-spanning, unending war.