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Sofia Samatar Message Board 1/1/2012
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A Stranger In Olondria
A young man travels through a foreign country and gets swept up in a religious conflict while being haunted by the ghost of a woman. Jevick is a young man from the island of Tyom. His father owns a plantation, and hires a tutor from the major trading country of Olondria to teach Jevick to write and speak Olondrian. As a result Jevick falls in love with books and poetry, and all things Olondrian. The island peoples are superstitious and rural, and have...