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“A complex, spellbinding web of otherworldly sorcery and hauntings. Both terrifying and touching, this book of wonders speaks eloquently about the nature of responsibility and family.”
"—Publishers Weekly"
“"The Sorcerer’s House "is, without qualification, a masterpiece. A fascinating novel that repays close reading with a tale of delightful subtlety, wit, and true insight.”
—SFRevu.com
Praise for Gene Wolfe:
“If any writer from within genre fiction ever merited the designation Great Author, it is surely Wolfe.”
"—The Washington Post Book World"
“Gene Wolfe is as good a writer as there is today. I feel a little bit like a musical contemporary attempting to tell people what’s good about Mozart.”
"—The Chicago Sun-Times"

"A complex, spellbinding web of otherworldly sorcery and hauntings. Both terrifying and touching, this book of wonders speaks eloquently about the nature of responsibility and family."
"--Publishers Weekly"
""The Sorcerer's House "is, without qualification, a masterpiece. A fascinating novel that repays close reading with a tale of delightful subtlety, wit, and true insight."
--SFRevu.com
Praise for Gene Wolfe:
"If any writer from within genre fiction ever merited the designation Great Author, it is surely Wolfe."
"--The Washington Post Book World"
"Gene Wolfe is as good a writer as there is today. I feel a little bit like a musical contemporary attempting to tell people what's good about Mozart."
"--The Chicago Sun-Times"

A complex, spellbinding web of otherworldly sorcery and hauntings. Both terrifying and touching, this book of wonders speaks eloquently about the nature of responsibility and family.

Praise for Gene Wolfe:

If any writer from within genre fiction ever merited the designation Great Author, it is surely Wolfe.

Gene Wolfe is as good a writer as there is today. I feel a little bit like a musical contemporary attempting to tell people what's good about Mozart.

A complex, spellbinding web of otherworldly sorcery and hauntings. Both terrifying and touching, this book of wonders speaks eloquently about the nature of responsibility and family. "Publishers Weekly"

"The Sorcerer's House "is, without qualification, a masterpiece. A fascinating novel that repays close reading with a tale of delightful subtlety, wit, and true insight. "SFRevu.com"

If any writer from within genre fiction ever merited the designation Great Author, it is surely Wolfe. "The Washington Post Book World on Gene Wolfe"

Gene Wolfe is as good a writer as there is today. I feel a little bit like a musical contemporary attempting to tell people what's good about Mozart. "The Chicago Sun-Times on Gene Wolfe""

A complex, spellbinding web of otherworldly sorcery and hauntings. Both terrifying and touching, this book of wonders speaks eloquently about the nature of responsibility and family. Publishers Weekly

The Sorcerer's House is, without qualification, a masterpiece. A fascinating novel that repays close reading with a tale of delightful subtlety, wit, and true insight. SFRevu.com

If any writer from within genre fiction ever merited the designation Great Author, it is surely Wolfe. The Washington Post Book World on Gene Wolfe

Gene Wolfe is as good a writer as there is today. I feel a little bit like a musical contemporary attempting to tell people what's good about Mozart. The Chicago Sun-Times on Gene Wolfe

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-A complex, spellbinding web of otherworldly sorcery and hauntings. Both terrifying and touching, this book of wonders speaks eloquently about the nature of responsibility and family.- --Publishers Weekly

-The Sorcerer's House is, without qualification, a masterpiece. A fascinating novel that repays close reading with a tale of delightful subtlety, wit, and true insight.- --SFRevu.com

-If any writer from within genre fiction ever merited the designation Great Author, it is surely Wolfe.- --The Washington Post Book World on Gene Wolfe

-Gene Wolfe is as good a writer as there is today. I feel a little bit like a musical contemporary attempting to tell people what's good about Mozart.- --The Chicago Sun-Times on Gene Wolfe



"A complex, spellbinding web of otherworldly sorcery and hauntings. Both terrifying and touching, this book of wonders speaks eloquently about the nature of responsibility and family." --Publishers Weekly

"The Sorcerer's House is, without qualification, a masterpiece. A fascinating novel that repays close reading with a tale of delightful subtlety, wit, and true insight." --SFRevu.com

"If any writer from within genre fiction ever merited the designation Great Author, it is surely Wolfe." --The Washington Post Book World on Gene Wolfe

"Gene Wolfe is as good a writer as there is today. I feel a little bit like a musical contemporary attempting to tell people what's good about Mozart." --The Chicago Sun-Times on Gene Wolfe

From the Author

Gene Wolfe is winner of the World Fantasy Award for Life Achievement and many other awards. In 2007, he was inducted into the Science Fiction Hall of Fame. He lives in Barrington, Illinois.


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5.0 out of 5 stars Another interesting turn
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4.0 out of 5 stars This is the latest delightful tale from Gene Wolfe
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4.0 out of 5 stars Well Written! I enjoyed much of it--But seem to have lost my taste for Fantasy this Winter
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5.0 out of 5 stars One of the best by a master storyteller
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4.0 out of 5 stars Gene at his Gene-ness
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5.0 out of 5 stars The best book by this author
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