Green Universe
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(3.6 based on 356 ratings)
  • 1
    Green | Jay Lake

    Green

    • UNABRIDGED (16 hrs and 53 mins)
    • By Jay Lake
    • Narrated By Katherine Kellgren
    Overall
    (230)
    Performance
    (147)
    Story
    (152)

    She was born in poverty, in a dusty village under the equatorial sun. She does not remember her mother, she does not remember her own nameher earliest clear memory is of the day her father sold her to the tall pale man. In the Court of the Pomegranate Tree, where she was taught the ways of a courtesanand the skills of an assassinshe was named Emerald, the precious jewel of the Undying Dukes collection of beauties. She calls herself Green.

    Gods, Cat People, Female Assassins, Whips--

    --and Necrolocutors, temples, ships, self-mutilation, violence, love, and more!

    The fantasy world that Jay Lake depicts in Green is vivi..Show More »

    Reviewed on February 11 2011 by Jefferson (Jonan-ku, Fukuoka-shi, Japan)
  • 2
    Endurance: Green Universe, Book 2 | Jay Lake

    Endurance: Green Universe, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 41 mins)
    • By Jay Lake
    • Narrated By Katherine Kellgren
    Overall
    (76)
    Performance
    (66)
    Story
    (68)

    Green is back in Copper Downs. Purchased from her father in sunny Selistan when she was four years old, she was harshly raised to be a courtesan, companion, and bedmate of the Immortal Duke of Copper Downs. But Green rebelled.Green killed the Duke, and many others, and won her freedom. Yet she is still claimed by the gods and goddesses of her world, and they still require her service. Their demands are greater than any duke's could have been.

    Enjoyable

    I enjoyed the book in many ways more than the first.

    The performance was so good I sought out other things Katherine Kellgren did.

    A..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 26 2011 by MrBoobo (Bethpage, NY, United States)
  • 3
    Kalimpura: Green Universe, Book 3 | Jay Lake

    Kalimpura: Green Universe, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 59 mins)
    • By Jay Lake
    • Narrated By Katherine Kellgren
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (44)
    Performance
    (39)
    Story
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    Green is hounded by the gods of Copper Downs and the gods of Kalimpura, who have laid claim to her and her children. She never wanted to be a conduit for the supernatural, but when she killed the Immortal Duke and created the Ox god with the power she released, she came to their notice. Now she has sworn to retrieve the two girls taken hostage by the Bittern Court, one of Kalimpura’s rival guilds. But the Temple of the Lily Goddess is playing politics with her life.

    Please let there be a fourth book!

    I just finished listening to Kalimpura, and all I want to do is listen to it again. It's the kind of fantasy book that demonstrates through its own ex..Show More »

    Reviewed on February 24 2013 by Pam (United States)
  • Coming for Green: A Tale of the Green Universe | Jay Lake

    Coming for Green: A Tale of the Green Universe

    • UNABRIDGED (59 mins)
    • By Jay Lake
    • Narrated By Katherine Kellgren
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    (3)
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    Story
    (3)

    Written by multiple Hugo, Nebula, and World Fantasy Award nominee Jay Lake, "Coming for Green" is set in the universe of his "Green" novels. It was published for the first time in the 2010 collection, The Sky That Wraps. Over his long career, Jay Lake has published 10 novels and more than 300 stories. He was honored with the 2004 John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer.

    There are no listener reviews for this title yet.

  • People of Leaf and Branch: A Tale of the Green Universe | Jay Lake

    People of Leaf and Branch: A Tale of the Green Universe

    • UNABRIDGED (35 mins)
    • By Jay Lake
    • Narrated By Katherine Kellgren
    Overall
    (1)
    Performance
    (1)
    Story
    (1)

    Written by multiple Hugo, Nebula, and World Fantasy Award nominee Jay Lake, "People of Leaf and Branch" is set in the universe of his "Green" novels. It was first published in the June 2009 issue of Fantasy Magazine.

    Over his long career, Jay Lake has published 10 novels and more than 300 stories. He was honored with the 2004 John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer.

    There are no listener reviews for this title yet.

  • A Water Matter: A Tale of the Green Universe | Jay Lake

    A Water Matter: A Tale of the Green Universe

    • UNABRIDGED (52 mins)
    • By Jay Lake
    • Narrated By Katherine Kellgren
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    (2)
    Story
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    Written by multiple Hugo, Nebula, and World Fantasy Award nominee Jay Lake, "A Water Matter" is set in the universe of his "Green" novels. It was first published in 2008 on Tor.com. Over his long career, Jay Lake has published 10 novels and more than 300 stories. He was honored with the 2004 John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer.

    There are no listener reviews for this title yet.