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2113 : Stories Inspired by the Music of Rush

1 April 2016

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Summary

The music of Rush, one of the most successful bands in music history, is filled with fantastic stories, evocative images, thought-provoking futures and pasts. In this anthology, notable, bestselling, and award-winning writers each chose a Rush song as the spark for a new story, drawing inspiration from the visionary trio Geddy Lee, Alex Lifeson, and Neil Peart.Enduring stark dystopian struggles or testing the limits of the human spirit, the characters populating 2113 find strength while searching for hope in a world that is repressive, dangerous, or just debilitatingly bland. Most of these tales are science fiction, but some are fantasies, thrillers, even edgy mainstream. Many of Rush’s big hits are represented, as well as deeper cuts . . . with wonderful results. This anthology also includes the seminal stories that inspired the Rush classics (3z(BRed Barchetta(3y (Band (3z(BRoll the Bones,(3y (Bas well as Kevin J. Anderson’s novella sequel to the groundbreaking Rush album 2112.2113 contains stories by New York Times bestselling authors Kevin J. Anderson, Michael Z. Williamson, David Mack, David Farland, Dayton Ward, and Mercedes Lackey; award winners Fritz Leiber, John McFetridge, Steven Savile, Brad R. Torgersen, Ron Collins, David Niall Wilson, and Brian Hodge, as well as many other authors with their imaginations on fire.--Publisher's description.

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Control Number Identifier
CaOOCEL
Date published
2016.
Description conventions
rda
Dewey Decimal Classification Number
823/.0108092
Dewey Decimal Edition Number
23
Distributor
Canadian Electronic Library (Firm)
General Note
Issued as part of the desLibris books collection
LCCN
PN6120.2
LCCN Item number
T86 2016eb
Modifying agency
CaBNVSL
Original cataloging agency
CaOONL
Physical Description | Extent
1 electronic text (391 pages)
Publisher or Distributor Number
CaOOCEL
System Control Number
(CaBNVSL)kck00236608
(OCoLC)930042070
(CaOOCEL)468028
System Details Note
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Title proper/short title
Twenty-one thirteen
Two thousand one hundred and thirteen
Two thousand one hundred thirteen
Transcribing agency
CaOONL
Rights
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions