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Tea With the Black Dragon

R.A. Macavoy

Tea With the Black Dragon

by R.A. Macavoy

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Published by Bantam .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science Fiction - General,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Fiction - Science Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7822504M
    ISBN 100553254030
    ISBN 109780553254037
    OCLC/WorldCa441673253

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Black Dragon: Book 1 1. Tea with the Black Dragon 2. Twisting the Rope. Book Type: Novel: Genre: Fantasy Sub-Genre Tags: Contemporary Fantasy Urban Fantasy Mythic Fiction (Fantasy) If you liked Tea with the Black Dragon you might like these books.

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An elegant, delightful, and unusual novel that blends ancient myth with modern wizardry, Tea with the Black Dragon is “a small masterpiece, setting a fantasy story against a contemporary background”.

Tea with the Black Dragon is a fantasy novel by R. MacAvoy. It was nominated for the Nebula Award for Best Novel inthe Hugo Award for Best Novel inand won MacAvoy the John W.

Campbell Award for Best New Writer in and the Locus Award for best first novel in An elegant, delightful, and unusual novel that blends ancient myth with modern wizardry, Tea with the Black Dragon is "a small masterpiece, setting a fantasy story against a contemporary background" (Booklist).Tea With the Black Dragon/5(16).

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Tea with the Black Dragon (Black Dragon #1) View larger image. By: R. MacAvoy. Synopsis Martha Macnamara knows that her daughter Elizabeth is in trouble, she just does not know what kind.

Mysterious phone calls from San Francisco at odd hours of the night are the only contact she has had with Elizabeth for years. Book Details Book.

Her debut novel, TEA WITH THE BLACK DRAGON, won the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer. She has also written the DAMIANO trilogy, the chronicles of a wizard's young son, set during an alternate history version of the Italian Renaissance; THE BOOK OF KELLS, and TWISTING THE ROPE, the highly acclaimed sequel to TEA WITH THE BLACK DRAGON/5(16).

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Fantasy Fiction. Oolong—black China tea—gets its name by combining the characters that mean "black" and "dragon." So when Martha Macnamara, Gaelic fiddler, joins Mayland Long, an intriguing dark-skinned oriental gentleman with curiously long fingers, for tea in his elegant, book-stuffed hotel room overlooking the Pacific Ocean, she is startled by an /5().

In this novel, the author of The Book of Kells returns to the modern-day California of Tea with the Black Dragon, blending fantasy, mystery, Chinese lore, and a timeless love story as she so masterfully did in her debut, which earned nominations for Nebula, Hugo, World Fantasy, and Philip K.

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[R A MacAvoy; Pauline Ellison] -- The tale of Martha MacNamara--brought west to San Francisco by her daughter's disappearance--and of the man who changed her life: a mysterious Asian gentleman named Mayland Long who risked his.