Modesitt, L. E., Jr., 1943-

The soprano sorceress / L.E. Modesitt, Jr. - First edition - New York : Tor, 1997. - 509 pages : maps ; 24 cm. - The spellsong cycle ; 1. [The spellsong cycle ; bk. 1] . - Modesitt, L. E., Jr., 1943- Spellsong cycle ; 1. .

Sequel: The spellsong war. "A Tom Doherty Associates book."

A feminist fantasy starring Anna Marshal, a bored singer in Iowa. Wishing for a more liberated life, she is whisked into a parallel universe where music is magic, and helps to defeat an invader with her music. But as she subsequently finds out, even in fantasy land there is gender politics.



Women music teachers--Fiction.
Women singers--Fiction.
Music and magic--Fiction.
Marshall, Anna (Fictitious character)--Fiction.

Fantasy fiction.
Musical fiction.

PS3563.O264 / S66 1997