Orson Scott Card


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    Fantasy

    Oct-2015

    The much-anticipated third installment in Card s "New York Times" bestselling Mither Mages seriesDanny North is the first Gate Mage to be born on Earth in nearly two thousand years, or at least the first to survive and claim his power, for families o...

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    Science Fiction

    Nov-2014

    Years after a war that destroyed America, Sam Monson, the governor of the state of Deseret, negotiates a peace treaty with a woman out of his past on behalf of the son he left behind.This story is included in Orson Scott Card's collection The Folk of...

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    Science Fiction

    Nov-2014

    In a post-apocalyptic America, Timothy Carpenter is a teacher in a farming community. When he discovers the farm foreman and other men are stealing food, he reports them to the authorities an action that could cost him his life. This story is include...

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    Science Fiction

    Nov-2014

    In a post-apocalyptic America, range rider Deaver Teague is trying to get to the town of Moab to replace his dead horse. Along the way, he's picked up by the Aal family s pageant wagon. When Deaver decides to help them set up their next show, he beco...

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    Science Fiction

    Nov-2014

    In a post-apocalyptic America, Deaver Teague makes a living salvaging things left behind from before the war. When he hears some truck drivers talking about a hidden cache of gold in a Mormon temple in flooded Salt Lake City, he enlists some friends ...

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    Action Adventure

    Nov-2014

    From the internationally bestselling author of "Ender's Game" comes the riveting finale to the story of Rigg, a teenager who possesses a secret talent that allows him to see the paths of people's pasts. In "Pathfinder," Rigg joined forces with anothe...

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    Science Fiction

    Nov-2014

    In a post-apocalyptic America, Jamie Teague helps a group of travelers make their way past the murderous Bushwhackers. Jamie comes to find that the strangers are Mormons headed for Utah to avoid being massacred. Knowing that they will die without his...

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    Science Fiction

    Apr-2014

    This huge new collection of the short stories of one of Science Fiction's most beloved and popular writers is sure to please his millions of fans. "Keeper of Dreams, Volume One" contains 24 stories, Card's new introductions for each story, and commen...

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    Space Opera

    Jan-2014

    A dramatization written by Orson Scott Card, based on his bestselling novel and the upcoming theatrical film release. 70 years after a horrific alien war, an unusually gifted child is sent to an advanced military school in space to prepare for a futu...

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    Science Fiction

    Dec-2013

    Welcome to the surprisingly potent world of the novelette. Too long to be a short story, too short to be a novel: the award-winning magazine Orson Scott Card's InterGalactic Medicine Show (IGMS) has been an online haven for this powerful form of stor...

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    Space Opera

    Sep-2013

    The war for survival of the planet Lusitania will be fought in the heart of a child named Gloriously Bright.On Lusitania, Ender found a world where humans and pequininos and the Hive Queen could all live together; where three very different intellige...

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    Science Fiction

    Sep-2013

    This set contains Orson Scott Card's Ender's Shadow, Shadow of the Hegemon, Shadow Puppets, Shadow of the Giant, and Shadows in Flight....

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    Fantasy

    Mar-2013

    Mither Mages - 2

    In this sequel to The Lost Gate, bestselling author Orson Scott Card continues his fantastic tale of the Mages of Westil who live in exile on Earth. Here on Earth, Danny North is still in high school, yet he holds in his heart and mind all the sto...

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    Science Fiction / Fantasy

    Nov-2012

    Pathfinder - 2

    A complex fate. A deadly path. Book two in the New York Times bestselling series Publishers Weekly calls “an epic in the best sense.” When Rigg and his friends crossed the Wall between the only world they knew and a world they could not imagin...

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    Graphic Novel

    Jul-2012

    The all-new prequel to Orson Scott Card's science-fiction classic Ender's Game returns! With 44 million people killed by the toxic gas that the alien Formics unleashed in China, the only hope of a counter-agent lies with Mazer Rackham and the Mobile ...

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    Fantasy

    Feb-2012

    InterGalactic Awards Anthology Vol. I is a collection of stories from Orson Scott Card's award-winning magazine InterGalactic Medicine Show, spotlighting the winners of the magazine's readers' poll for best artwork and best short fiction. Edited by O...

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    Science Fiction

    Jan-2012

    Enderverse (chronologically) - 10

    At the end of Shadow of the Giant, Bean flees to the stars with three of his children--the three who share the engineered genes that gave him both hyper-intelligence and a short, cruel physical life. The time dilation granted by the speed of their tr...

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    Science Fiction

    Sep-2011

    An original science fiction manga by the bestselling author of Ender's Game and his daughter Twenty-five years ago, the alien Givers came to Earth. They gave the human race the greatest technology ever seen -- four giant towers known as Ladders t...

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    General Fiction

    May-2011

    We all know Shakespeare's classic ghost story--the young prince Hamlet's dead father appears to him, demanding vengeance upon Hamlet's uncle Claudius, who has usurped the throne and, to add insult to injury, married Hamlet's mother.Hamlet dithers and...

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    Fantasy

    Jan-2011

    Mither Mages - 1

    Danny North knew from early childhood that his family was different, and that he was different from them. While his cousins were learning how to create the things that commoners called fairies, ghosts, golems, trolls, werewolves, and other such mira...

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    Science Fiction / Fantasy

    Dec-2010

    Pathfinder - 1

    From the internationally bestselling author who brought us Ender's Game comes a brand-new series that draws readers into the world of Rigg, a teenager who possesses a secret talent that allows him to see the paths of people's pasts. Rigg's only confi...

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    Science Fiction

    Jan-2010

    Empire - 2

    The war of words between right and left collapsed into a shooting war, and raged between the high-technology weapons on each side, devastating cities and overrunning the countryside. At the close of Empire, political scientist and government advis...

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    Science Fiction

    Oct-2009

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    Space Opera

    Nov-2008

    Enderverse (chronologically) - 3

    At the close of Ender's Game, Ender Wiggin knows that he cannot live on Earth. He has become far more than just a boy who won a game: He is the Savior of Earth, a hero, a military genius whose allegiance is sought by every nation of the newly shatter...

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    Fantasy

    Nov-2008

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    Science Fiction

    Aug-2008

    Bestselling writer Orson Scott Card founded the online magazine Intergalactic Medicine Show in 2006. It has been a big success, drawing submissions from well-known sf and fantasy writers, as well as fostering some amazing new talents. This collection...

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    Science Fiction

    Apr-2008

    This huge new collection of the short stories of one of Science Fiction's most beloved and popular writers is sure to please his millions of fans. The volume contains 24 stories, Card's new introductions for each story, and commentary on his life and...

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    Space Opera

    Nov-2007

    Enderverse (chronologically) - 1.5

    Orson Scott Card offers a Christmas gift to his millions of fans with this short novel set during Ender's first years at the Battle School where it is forbidden to celebrate religious holidays. The children come from many nations, many religions; w...

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    Fantasy

    Aug-2007

    Is it space that children dream of, or merely visiting other worlds? Todd had always set his heart on being an astronaut, but when he meets an alien and travels to another world, he doesn't use a spaceship, he just hangs out in his own back yard. In ...

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    Science Fiction

    Nov-2006

    Empire - 1

    The American Empire has grown too fast, and the fault lines at home are stressed to the breaking point. The war of words between Right and Left has collapsed into a shooting war, though most people just want to be left alone. The battle rages bet...

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    General Fiction

    Dec-2005

    Women of Genesis - 3

    Leah couldn't remember a time when her younger sister Rachel wasn't the darling of the family. Jacob, looking for a haven from his brother's rage, found refuge in the home of the two sisters. Leah fell in love but it was Rachel that Jacob wanted. Lea...

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    Fantasy

    Oct-2005

    Contains 4 classic Starscape titles: "Ender's Game" by Orson Scott Card Winner of the Hugo and Nebula Awards In order to develop a secure defense against a hostile alien race's next attack, government agencies breed child geniuses and train them as s...

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    Science Fiction / Fantasy

    Jun-2005

    In a prosperous African American neighborhood in Los Angeles, infant Mack Street is found abandoned in an overgrown park and taken in by a blunt-speaking single woman. Growing up, Mack senses that he is different from most, and knows that he has stra...

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    Space Opera

    Mar-2005

    Enderverse (chronologically) - 6

    Julian Delphiki grew up being called Bean, because he was so very small as a child. But within that tiny body was a mental giant. He was the smallest and youngest student at the Battle School, but he became Ender Wiggins's right hand. Since then h...

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    Science Fiction

    Jan-2005

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    Science Fiction

    Mar-2004

    An overview of the best science fiction short stories of the 20th century as selected and evaluated by critically-acclaimed author Orson Scott Card. Featuring stories from the genre's greatest authors: Isaac Asimov, Arthur C. Clarke, Robert A. Hein...

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    Fantasy

    Nov-2003

    Tales of Alvin Maker - 6

    Alvin has been trying to avert a terrible war that his wife Peggy, a torch of extraordinary power, has seen down the lifelines of every American. Now she has sent him down the Mizzippy to the city of New Orleans, or Nueva Barcelona as they call it un...

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    Science Fiction

    Sep-2003

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    Space Opera

    Aug-2003

    Enderverse (chronologically) - 0

    Meet Andrew "Ender" Wiggin, the unforgettable boy-hero of Ender's Game-winner of the Hugo Award and the Nebula Award for Best Novel--and enter his Universe through this collection of stories. "The Polish Boy" is John Paul Wiggin, the future father...

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    Space Opera

    Sep-2002

    Enderverse (chronologically) - 5

    Earth and its society has been changed irrevocably in the aftermath of Ender Wiggin's victory over the Formics--the unity enforced upon the warring nations by an alien enemy has shattered. Nations are rising again, seeking territory and influence, an...

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    Science Fiction

    2002

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    Fantasy

    Dec-2001

    Women of Genesis - 2

    Born into a time and place where a woman speaks her mind at her peril, and reared as a motherless child by a doting father, Rebekah grew up to be a stunning, headstrong beauty. She was chosen by God for a special destiny. For Rebekah must leave he...

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    Space Opera

    Dec-2001

    Enderverse (chronologically) - 4

    The War is over, won by Ender Wiggin and his team of brilliant child-warriors. The enemy is destroyed, the human race is saved. Ender himself refuses to return to the planet, but his crew has gone home to their families, scattered across the globe. T...

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    Science Fiction / Fantasy

    Sep-2001

    Women of Genesis - 1

    Sarai was a child of ten years, wise for her age but not yet a woman, wfien she first met Abram. He appeared before her in her father's house, filthy from the desert, tired and thirsty. But as the dirt of travel was washed from his body, the sight of...

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    General Fiction

    Apr-2000

    Noted author Orson Scott Card explores what it might have been like to be Moses, and provides an account of the lives of Moses's brother, Aaron, his sister Miriam, the two women that he called mother, and the woman he married....

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    Space Opera

    Oct-1999

    Enderverse (chronologically) - 2

    A COMPANION VOLUME TO ENDER'S GAME, ONE THAT EXPANDS AND COMPLIMENTS THE FIRST, ENHANCING ITS POWER, ILLUMINATING ITS EVENTS AND ITS POWERFUL CONCLUSION. Andrew "Ender" Wiggin was not the only child in the Battle School; he was just the best of th...

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    Fantasy

    Aug-1999

    Orson Scott Card weaves a tale of a mythical familys upheaval, showing the consequences of misplaced hopes and what happens when people let themselves become disconnected from one another. Somewhere between medieval fantasy and contemporary fairy ...

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    Fantasy

    Apr-1999

    The moment young Ivan stumbled upon a clearing in the dense Carpathian forest, his life was forever changed. Atop a pedestal encircled by fallen leaves, the beautiful princess Katerina lay as still as death--while a malevolent presence stirred in the...

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    Fantasy

    Oct-1998

    The greatest collection of original fantasy short novels ever--11 of the most famous bestselling writers of epic fantasy tell new and original tales set in their bestselling worlds. Featured are works by Terry Pratchett, Orson Scott Card, Ursula K. L...

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    Science Fiction

    Oct-1998

    An anthology of the most innovative and talented science fiction writers of the 1980s includes eighteen revealing stories by Orson Scott Card, Nancy Kress, Gregory Benford, Octavia E. Butler, Lewis Shiner, Karen Joy Fowler, Greg Bear, David Zindell, ...

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    Fantasy

    Aug-1998

    Tales of Alvin Maker - 5

    Peggy is a Torch, able to see the fire - burning in each person's heart. She can follow the paths of each person's future, and know each person's most intimate secrets. From the moment of Alvin Maker's birth, when the Unmaker first strove to kill him...

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    Science Fiction / Fantasy

    Mar-1998

    DAMAGED HOUSES A master craftsman, Don Lark could fix everything except what mattered, his own soul. After tragedy claimed the one thing he loved, he began looking for dilapidated houses to buy, renovate, and resell at a profit--giving these empty s...

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    Horror

    Aug-1996

    A FAMILY SECRET BEST KEPT QUIET Quentin Fears is a certifiable recluse, moving restlessly from town to town, investing the millions he's made as a software creator and always avoiding companionship. Until one night he meets his dream woman, Madele...

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    Space Opera

    Jul-1996

    Enderverse (chronologically) - 9

    THE DESTRUCTION OF LUSITANIA DRAWS NEAR The planet Lusitania is home to three sentient species: the Pequeninos; a large colony of -humans; and the Hive Queen, brought there by Ender. But once again the human race has grown fearful; the Starways Co...

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    Science Fiction

    1996

    Pastwatch -

    IN ONE O'F THE MOST POWERFUL AND THOUGHT-PROVOKING NOVELS OF HIS REMARKABLE CAREER, ORSON SCOTT CARD INTERWEAVES A COMPELLING PORTRAIT OF CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS WITH THE STORY OF A FUTURE SCIENTIST WHO BELIEVES SHE CAN ALTER HUMAN HISTORY FROM A TRAGED...

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    General Fiction

    Jan-1996

    In the not-too-distant future, a major scientific breakthrough has created a way to open windows into the past. Orson Scott Card interweaves a compelling portrait of Christopher Columbus with the story of a future scientist who believes she can alter...

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    Fantasy

    Sep-1995

    Tales of Alvin Maker - 4

    Alvin is a Maker, the first to be born in a century. Now a grown man and a journeyman smith, Alvin has returned to his family in the town of Vigor Church. He will share in their isolation, work as a blacksmith, and try to teach anyone who wishes t...

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    Science Fiction

    May-1995

    Homecoming - 5

    High above the Earth orbits the starship Basilica. On board the huge vessel is a sleeping woman. Of those who made the journey, Shedemai alone has survived the hundreds of years since the Children of Wetchik returned to Earth. She now wears the Cl...

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    Science Fiction

    Feb-1995

    Homecoming - 4

    The Oversoul of the colony planet Harmony selected the family of Wetchik to carry it back to long-lost Earth. Now grown to a tribe in the years of their journey to Harmony's hidden starport, they are ready at last to take a ship to the stars. But fro...

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    General Fiction

    Feb-1994

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    Science Fiction

    Feb-1994

    Homecoming - 3

    The City of Basilica has fallen. Now Wetchik, Nafai, and all their family must brave the desert wastes, and cross the wide continents to where Harmony's hidden spaceport lies silent, abandoned, waiting for the command to make the great interstellar s...

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    Fantasy

    Mar-1993

    Maps in a Mirror - 4

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    Science Fiction

    1993

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    Science Fiction

    Jan-1993

    Homecoming - 2

    As Harmony's Oversoul grows weaker, a great warrior has arisen to challenge its bans. His name is Moozh, and he has won control of an army using forbidden technology. Now he is aiming his soldiers at the city of Basilica, that strong fortress above t...

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    Science Fiction

    Dec-1992

    Maps in a Mirror - 3

    "I believe that speculative fiction--science fiction in particular--is the last American refuge of religious literature. Real religious literature, I think, explores the nature of the universe and discovers the purpose behind it. When we find that pu...

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    Horror

    Oct-1992

    From bestselling storyteller Orson Scott Card comes a gripping story of terror within a small town. Step Fletcher, his pregnant wife DeAnne, and their three children move to Steuben, North Carolina with high hopes. But Step's new job with a software ...

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    Science Fiction

    Sep-1992

    Maps in a Mirror - 2

    Here are seven tales of the possible futures open to humanity, including Card's brilliant story, "The Originist," set with permission in Isaac Asimov's Foundation universe....

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    Science Fiction

    Apr-1992

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    Science Fiction

    Mar-1992

    Homecoming - 1

    High above the planet Harmony, the Oversoul watches. Its task, programmed so many millennia ago, is to guard the human settlement on this planet--to protect this fragile remnant of Earth from all threats. To protect them, most of all, from themselves...

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    General Fiction

    Jan-1992

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    Space Opera

    Jul-1991

    Enderverse (chronologically) - 8

    THE WAR FOR THE SURVIVAL OF THE PLANET LUSITANIA WILL BE FOUGHT IN THE HEART OF A CHILD NAMED GLORIOUSLY BRIGHT. On Lusitania, Ender found a world where humans and pequininos and the Hive Queen could all live together; where three very different i...

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    Science Fiction

    Feb-1991

    "New writers bring vision. The writers of the eighties changed us all, quite often against our will." --FROM ORSON SCOTT CARD'S INTRODUCTION TO FUTURE ON FIRE 'Future on Fire is the first volume in a series that will collect representative stori...

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    Science Fiction

    Dec-1990

    It was a miracle of science that permitted human beings to live, if not forever, then for long, long time. Some people, anyway. The rich, the powerful, they lived their lives at the rate of one year every ten. Some created two societies: that of peop...

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    Science Fiction

    Oct-1990

    Maps in a Mirror - 1

    "Maps in a Mirror" brings together nearly all of Orson Scott Card's short fiction written between 1977 and 1990. For those readers who have followed this remarkable talent since the beginning, here are all those amazing stories gathered together in o...

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    Science Fiction

    Oct-1990

    Mick Winger is only seventeen?and already he's killed over a dozen people. Not on purpose; he never meant to hurt anyone. But when Mick gets angry, people die, even the people he loves the most. Now he's on the run from his own terrible talent, and f...

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    Science Fiction

    Jun-1989

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    Science Fiction

    Jun-1989

    Only a few nuclear weapons fell in America-the weapons that destroyed our nation were biological, and, ultimately, cultural. But in the chaos, the famine, the plague, there existed a few pockets of order. The strongest of them was the state of Desere...

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    Science Fiction

    Aug-1988

    It is an alien sphere, but one controlled by Man for millennia. A legend as old as the stars rules this world: when the seventh seventh seventh human Heptarch is crowned, he will be the Kristos and will bring eternal salvation...or the destruction of...

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    Fantasy

    Jan-1988

    Tales of Alvin Maker - 2

    Come home to the magical America that might have been, and marvel as the tale of Alvin Maker unfolds. The seventh son of a seventh son is a boy of mysterious powers, and he is waking to the mysteries of the land and its own chosen people....

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    Fantasy

    1987

    Tales of Alvin Maker - 1

    Using the lore and folk magic of the men and women who helped settle a continent and the beliefs of the tribes who were here before them, Orson Scott Card has created an alternate frontier America where folk magic works, and has colored the entire hi...

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    Space Opera

    Feb-1986

    Enderverse (chronologically) - 7

    In the aftermath of his terrible war, Ender Wiggin disappeared, and a powerful voice arose: the Speaker for the Dead, who told the true story of the Bugger War. Now, long years later, a second alien race has been discovered, but again the aliens' ...

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    Space Opera

    Jan-1985

    Enderverse (chronologically) - 1

    "INTENSE is the word for ENDER'S GAME. Aliens have attacked Earth twice and almost destroyed the human species. To make sure humans win the next encounter, the world government has taken to breeding military geniuses--and then training them in the ar...

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    Fantasy

    1984

    HARD TIMES MAKE HARD PEOPLE When ten-year-old Dinah Kirkham saw her father leaving in the middle of the night, she asked when he would he back. "Soon:' he said. On that night in 1829, John Kirkham built the foundation of his daughter's certainty t...

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    Historical Romance

    Jan-1984

    For Pride, For Passion, For Her Family From the inferno of industrial England to the shining promise of a new America, Dinah Kirkham rose to free herself and her children from poverty's grim reign, and reach for the freedom that is every woman's d...

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    General Fiction

    Jul-1983

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    Fantasy

    Feb-1983

    JUSTICE IS CRUEL But tender mercy is the cruelest of all. It was for mercy's sake that Palicroval the Fair left you to live after the desecration of your honor...to live and become great Queen Beauty, whose power makes the very gods tremble and...

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    Science Fiction

    Sep-1981

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    Science Fiction

    Nov-1980

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    Science Fiction

    Jun-1980

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    Science Fiction

    May-1979

    ONLY TIME WAS ON HIS SIDE... Billions of people had watched loops of his daring exploits as a starship captain. He was all the rage in the highest circles of Capitol society. But to a group of revolutionaries, Jason Worthing was at the heart of th...

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    Fantasy

    1979

    HE WALKS THE PERILOUS PATH FROM DISGRACE TO LEGEND Lanik Mueller's birthright as heir to planet Treason's most powerful rulership will never be realized. He is a "rad"--radical regenerative. A freak among people who can regenerate injured flesh......

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    Science Fiction

    1978

    Kidnapped at an early age, the young singer Ansset has been raised in isolation at the mystical retreat called the Songhouse. His life has been filled with music, and having only songs for companions, he develops a voice that is unlike any heard befo...

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