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Alvin Journeyman
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Tor Fantasy
Publication date September 1, 1996
Pages 400
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780812509236
ISBN-10 0812509234
Dimensions 1.25 by 4 by 6.75 in.
Weight 0.45 lbs.
Original list price $7.99
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Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Alvin returns to his family in the town of Vigor Church to share in their isolation, work as a blacksmith, and teach anyone who wishes to learn the secrets of being a Maker, unaware that his ancient enemy, the Unmaker, plots to end his life. Reissue.
Amazon.com description: Product Description:

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 to learn the knack of being a Maker. For Alvin has had a vision of the Crystal City he will build, and he knows that he cannot build it alone.

But he has left behind in Hatrack River enemies as well as true friends. His ancient foe, the Unmaker, whose cruel whispers and deadly plots have threatened Alvin's life at every turn, has found new hands to do his work of destruction.



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Hardcover
Book cover for 9780312860059
 
Signed edition from Tor Books (December 1, 1995)
9780312860059 | details & prices | 381 pages | 6.75 × 10.25 × 1.50 in. | 2.15 lbs | List price $200.00
About: [Audio CD Library Edition in vinyl case] [Read by Orson Scott Card, Heather Cogswell, Gabrielle De Cuir, Kirby Heyborne, Stephen Hoye, Stefan Rudnicki, Mirron Willis] A 1996 Locus Award Winner for Best Fantasy Novel Alvin is a Maker, the first to be born in a century.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780812509236
 
The price comparison is for this edition
Reprint edition from Tor Fantasy (September 1, 1996)
9780812509236 | details & prices | 400 pages | 4.00 × 6.75 × 1.25 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $7.99
About: Alvin Miller, a gifted seventh son of a seventh son, utilizes his skills as a Maker to help create a brighter future for America, but his task is further challenged by his ancient enemy, the Unmaker, who plots to end Alvin's life
Cassette/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9781574534870
 
With Nana Visitor (other contributor) | Abridged edition from Audio Literature (January 1, 2002)
9781574534870 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $25.00
About: Alvin Miller, a gifted seventh son of a seventh son, utilizes his skills as a Maker to help create a brighter future for America, but his task is further challenged by his ancient enemy, the Unmaker, who plots to end Alvin's life.
Reinforced
Reprint edition from Demco Media (September 1, 1996)
9780606110334 | details & prices | 4.00 × 6.75 × 1.00 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $15.64
About: Alvin Miller, a gifted seventh son of a seventh son, utilizes his skills as a Maker to help create a brighter future for America, but his task is further challenged by his ancient enemy, the Unmaker, who plots to end Alvin's life
Prebinding
Book cover for 9781417723850
 
from Turtleback Books (September 1, 1996)
9781417723850 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.00 × 1.25 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $18.40
About: Alvin Miller, a gifted seventh son of a seventh son, utilizes his skills as a Maker to help create a brighter future for America, but his task is further challenged by his ancient enemy, the Unmaker, who plots to end Alvin's life

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