Title Profile & Character Information

The Quantum Rose

Annotation
"The Saga of the Skolian Empire chronicles the lives of the members of the ruling family of the Empire in the distant interstellar future, weaving a fine blend of action, romance, and hard science fiction." "The Quantum Rose is the story of Kamoj Argali, the young ruler of an impoverished province on a backward planet. To keep her people from starving, she has agreed to marry Jax Ironbridge, ruler of the prosperous neighboring province. But before they can be wed, Kamoj is forced into marriage with a mysterious stranger from a distant planet, throwing her world into utter chaos."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved

Awards
2001  Nebula Awards

Characters
NameQuanta Argali, Kamoj
GenderFemale
OccupationGovernor

NameLionstar, Havryl
GenderMale
TraitsWealthy
Mysterious

GenreScience fiction
Romance
    --Futuristic
Adventure
Saga
Fiction
TopicsMarriage of convenience
Love triangles
Cultural differences
SettingBalumil (Planet)
Planet
Isolated, technologically underdeveloped planet


Series
  Saga of the Skolian Empire
1Primary inversion
2Catch the lightning
3The Last hawk
4The Radiant seas
5Ascendant sun
6The Quantum rose
7Spherical harmonic
8The Moon's shadow
9Skyfall
10Schism
11The Final key