Ursula K. Le Guin

Bestselling Author • Essayist • Novelist • Poet



Praise for Lavinia

Arguably her best novel, and an altogether worthy companion volume to one of the Western world’s greatest stories.

Kirkus Reviews

The Lathe of Heaven

Praise for The Lathe of Heaven

A rare and powerful synthesis of poetry and science, reason and emotion.

The New York Times

The Left Hand of Darkness

Praise for The Left Hand of Darkness

As profuse and original in invention as The Lord of the Rings.

Michael Moorcock

A Wizard of Earthsea

Praise for A Wizard of Earthsea

The most thrilling, wise and beautiful children’s novel ever, it is written in prose as taut and clean as a ship’s sail… It poses the deep questions about life, death, power and responsibility that children need answering.

The Guardian

Late in the Day: Poems 2010 - 2014

Praise for Late in the Day: Poems 2010 - 2014

Late in the Day intertwines our human stories with those of gnats and fireflies and stars and distant galaxies, in the hope that readers will look up, look out and see the world before, for them, it’s gone.

Willamette Week


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