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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Ace Books
Publication date April 1, 1989
Binding Paperback
Edition Reissue
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780441909155
ISBN-10 0441909159
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $3.50
§As reported by publisher
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The planet Athshe was a paradise whose people were blessed with a mystical awareness of existence.

Then the conquerors arrived and began to rape, enslave, and kill humans with a flicker of humanity. The athseans were unskilled in the ways of war, and without weapons. But the gentle tribesmen possessed strange powers over their dreams. And the alien conquerors had taught them how to hate.…



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This edition contains multiple works--typically stories or entire novels--that are found in different collections. Below find each work in this edition grouped by how you can find each.
Editions for the work The Word for World Is Forest
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780399117169
 
from Putnam Pub Group (March 1, 1976)
9780399117169 | details & prices | List price $6.95
About: The colonizing earthmen's persistent exploitation and abuse of the Athsheans' delicately balanced culture and ecology forebode extraterrestrial genocide or vengeful rebellion
Paperback
Book cover for 9780441909155 Book cover for 9780765324641 Book cover for 9780765349859
 
Reprint edition from Tor Teen (July 1, 2018)
9780765349859 | details & prices | 144 pages | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | List price $6.99
About: When the Athsheans, the inhabitants of a peaceful world, are conquered by the bloodthirsty Yumens, they retaliate against their captors, abandoning their rules against violence and endangering the very foundations of their society.
With Ursula K. Le Guin | Reprint edition from Tor Books (July 6, 2010)
9780765324641 | details & prices | 189 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $13.99
About: The award-winning masterpiece by one of today's most honored writers, Ursula K.
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With Tamora Pierce | Reissue edition from Ace Books (April 1, 1989)
9780441909155 | details & prices | List price $3.50
This edition also contains Wolf-Speaker, Wolf-speaker, Wolf-speaker
About: The planet Athshe was a paradise whose people were blessed with a mystical awareness of existence.
Miscellaneous
With Ursula K. Le Guin | 2 edition from Tor Books (July 6, 2010)
9781429983549 | details & prices | 192 pages | List price $9.99
Editions for the work Wolf-speaker
Hardcover
from Atheneum (September 29, 2015)
9781481440257 | details & prices | 324 pages | 6.00 × 8.50 × 1.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 0.95 lbs | List price $19.99
This edition also contains Wolf-Speaker, Wolf-speaker
Paperback
Book cover for 9780439968072 Book cover for 9780441909155 Book cover for 9780441910809 Book cover for 9781481440240
 
Reprint edition from Atheneum (September 29, 2015)
9781481440240 | details & prices | 324 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 0.60 lbs | List price $10.99
This edition also contains Wolf-Speaker, Wolf-speaker
About: Daine’s magic must save her friends—both wolf and human—in this second book of the Immortals series, featuring an updated cover for longtime fans and fresh converts alike, and including an all-new afterword from Tamora Pierce.
New edition from Gardners Books (August 20, 2004)
9780439968072 | details & prices | 239 pages | 5.25 × 7.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $12.70
This edition also contains Wolf-Speaker, Wolf-speaker
About: The third title in the series 'The Immortals' written by the author of 'The Song of the Lioness Quartet'.
With Richard A. Lupoff | from Ace Books (December 1, 1992); titled "Night of the Living 'Gator!"
The price comparison is for this edition
With Ursula K. Le Guin | Reissue edition from Ace Books (April 1, 1989); titled "The Word for World Is Forest"
9780441909155 | details & prices | List price $3.50
This edition also contains The Word for World Is Forest, Wolf-Speaker, Wolf-speaker
About: The planet Athshe was a paradise whose people were blessed with a mystical awareness of existence.
CD/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9781501236532 Book cover for 9781501237775 Book cover for 9781511361354 Book cover for 9781511361361
 
With Full Cast Family (other contributor) | Mp3 una edition from Brilliance Audio (November 1, 2015)
9781511361361 | details & prices | 5.25 × 6.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.18 lbs | List price $12.99
About: When the wolves of Long Lake call, Daine must use her powerful ability to communicate with animals to save them from an ecological disaster.
With Full Cast Family (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Brilliance Audio (November 1, 2015)
9781511361354 | details & prices | 6.50 × 5.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $19.99
About: When the wolves of Long Lake call, Daine must use her powerful ability to communicate with animals to save them from an ecological disaster.
With The Full Cast Family (other contributor) | Mp3 una edition from Brilliance Audio (March 24, 2015); titled "Wolf speaker"
9781501236532 | details & prices | 5.25 × 6.50 × 0.25 in. | 0.15 lbs | List price $17.99
About: When the wolves of Long Lake call, Daine must use her powerful ability to communicate with animals to save them from an ecological disaster.
With The Full Cast Family (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Brilliance Audio (March 24, 2015)
9781501237775 | details & prices | 6.50 × 5.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $34.99
About: When the wolves of Long Lake call, Daine must use her powerful ability to communicate with animals to save them from an ecological disaster.
Reinforced
from Demco Media (June 1, 2005)
9780606345569 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.25 × 1.25 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $14.53
About: When the wolves of Long Lake call, Daine must use her powerful ability to communicate with animals to save them from an ecological disaster.

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