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The End of the Game (The End of the Game #1-3)

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Omnibus Edition comprising Jinian Footseer, Dervish Daughter and Jinian Star-Eye
Hardcover, Omnibus Edition, 528 pages
Published 1986 by Nelson Doubleday, Garden City
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Mary Holland
Jul 20, 2012 Mary Holland rated it it was amazing
A collection of three novels: Jinian Footseer, Dervish Daughter, and Jinian Star-eye, set in the fantasy world of the Game. This series is attached to the Mavin Manyshaped and the Peter trilogies, but some of the same plot events are described differently and there are some disconnects. Of the nine total novels, these three are my favorites, with the first, Jinian Footseer, being the best. Young Jinian is studying to be a wize-ard and learning the art of survival as a pawn in the Game when her ...more
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Oct 12, 2015 Ash H. rated it really liked it

This is the most sane trilogy, if I may, of all books in this series, which includes True Game and The Chronicles of Mavin Many-shaped...
Must be because it is not from a Shifter's perspective (:-)).
However, it remains a good fun read, just a bit tedious at times.
You may think me odd, but I wish Ms Tepper would have written more about the Dervishes since of all variable characters in there, I was absolutely riveted by the lot.
As one can see even Jinian didn't want to met her mother (Bartlemy of t
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Jul 14, 2014 Leslie rated it really liked it
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At first I wasn't sure that I was liking this last trilogy of the Land of True Game series, but as I got deeper into the story, it came together. I do think that the first trilogy was the best but it was satisfying to reach the conclusion.
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Sheri Stewart Tepper was a prolific American author of science fiction, horror and mystery novels; she was particularly known as a feminist science fiction writer, often with an ecofeminist slant.

Born near Littleton, Colorado, for most of her career (1962-1986) she worked for Rocky Mountain Planned Parenthood, where she eventually became Executive Director. She has two children and is married to G
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The End of the Game (3 books)
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