Barsk: The Elephants' Graveyard by Lawrence M. Schoen

By Lawrence M. Schoen

The 6th Sense meets Planet of the Apes in a relocating technological know-how fiction novel set thus far sooner or later, humanity is long past and forgotten in Lawrence M. Schoen's Barsk: The Elephants' Graveyard

An historian who speaks with the useless is ensnared via the earlier. a baby who feels no discomfort and who are not exist sees the longer term. among them are truths that would shake worlds.

In a far off destiny, no remnants of humans stay, yet their successors thrive in the course of the galaxy. those are the offspring of humanity's genius-animals uplifted into strolling, speaking, sentient beings. The Fant are one such species: anthropomorphic elephants ostracized through different races, and some time past exiled to the wet ghetto global of Barsk. There, they strengthen drugs upon which all species now count. the main coveted of those medications is koph, which permits a small variety of clients to have interaction with the lately deceased and research their secrets and techniques.

To holiday the Fant's keep an eye on of koph, an offworld shadow staff makes an attempt to strength the Fant to give up their wisdom. Jorl, a Fant Speaker with the lifeless, is pressured to query his deceased ally, who years in the past mysteriously devoted suicide. In so doing, Jorl reveals a mystery the powers that be would like to maintain buried without end. in the meantime, his lifeless friend's son, a bodily challenged younger Fant named Pizlo, is pushed by means of worrying visions to take his first unsteady steps towards an doubtful future.

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