Slow River

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Slow River
Cover of first edition (hardcover)
Author Nicola Griffith
Country United Kingdom
Language English
Genre Science fiction novel
Publisher Del Rey Books
Publication date
Media type Print (Hardcover & Paperback)
Pages 343 pp
ISBN 0-345-39165-9
OCLC 32013101
813/.54 20
LC Class PS3557.R48935 S58 1995

Slow River is British writer Nicola Griffith's second science fiction novel, first published in 1995. It won the Nebula Award for Best Novel[1] and the Lambda Literary Award in 1996.

Plot introduction[edit]

Lore Van de Oest was born in one of the mightiest families on earth. However, she suddenly loses everything.


  1. ^ "The Nebula Awards". Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America. Archived from the original on December 17, 2005. Retrieved 2008-11-15.