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Product Description: Nancy Kress, winner of multiple awards for her science fiction and fantasy, ranges through space and time in this stunning collection. Anne Boleyn is snatched from her time stream--with unexpected consequences for two worlds. A far-future spaceship brings religion to a planet that already harbors shocking natives...read more

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9781596067219 | Sgd ltd edition (Subterranean, September 30, 2015), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Nancy Kress, winner of multiple awards for her science fiction and fantasy, ranges through space and time in this stunning collection.

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Product Description: Aliens have landed in New York. After several months of no explanations, they finally reveal the reason for their arrival. The news is not good.Geneticist Marianne Jenner is having a career breakthrough, yet her family is tearing itself apart...read more

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9781616961756 | Tachyon Pubns, September 9, 2014, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Aliens have landed in New York.

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Product Description: Science-fiction superstar and multiple Hugo and Nebula Award winner Nancy Kress comes to YA in this brain-twisting thrillerHow far would you go?The Collapse has ransacked the economy, making work almost impossible to find and forcing Amy from college hopeful to sole provider for her terminally-ill grandmother and rebellious younger sister...read more

Hardcover:

9780670012473 | Viking Childrens Books, November 8, 2012, cover price $17.99

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9780142427460 | Reprint edition (Speak, November 14, 2013), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Science-fiction superstar and multiple Hugo and Nebula Award winner Nancy Kress comes to YA in this brain-twisting thrillerHow far would you go?

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By Elizabeth Bear (contributor), Caitlin Kiernan (contributor), Nancy Kress (contributor), Ursula K. Le Guin (contributor) and Alex Dally Macfarlane (editor)

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9781607013914 | Prime Books, June 4, 2013, cover price $15.95

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Product Description: PLEASE NOTE: This is the original novella which won the Hugo and Nebula awards. Leisha Camden is a genetically engineered 'Sleepless.' Her ability to stay awake all the time has not only made her more productive, but the genetic modifications have also given the 'Sleepless' a higher IQ and may even make them immortal...read more

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9781612420578 | Lightning Source Inc, April 23, 2013, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: PLEASE NOTE: This is the original novella which won the Hugo and Nebula awards.

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9781931520454, titled "Fountain of Age: Stories" | Small Beer Pr, May 8, 2012, cover price $16.00

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Product Description: 2012 Nebula Award Winner2012 Locus Award Winner2013 Hugo Nominee2013 Sturgeon Award NomineeIn the year 2035, all that is left of humanity lives in the Shell.No one knows why the Tesslies attacked in 2014, devastated the environment, and nearly destroyed humanity...read more

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9781616960650 | Tachyon Pubns, April 1, 2012, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: 2012 Nebula Award Winner2012 Locus Award Winner2013 Hugo Nominee2013 Sturgeon Award NomineeIn the year 2035, all that is left of humanity lives in the Shell.

Reveals methods for creating a compelling story from beginning to end, discussing solutions for potential problems at each stage of the creative process

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9780898795509 | Writers Digest Books, November 1, 1992, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Reveals methods for creating a compelling story from beginning to end, discussing solutions for potential problems at each stage of the creative process

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9781599632193, titled "Beginnings, Middles, & Ends" | 2 edition (Writers Digest Books, March 21, 2011), cover price $14.99
9780898799057, titled "Beginnings, Middles & Ends" | Writers Digest Books, May 1, 1999, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Reveals methods for creating a compelling story from beginning to end, discussing solutions for potential problems at each stage of the creative process
9780198511151, titled "Elementary Wave Mechanics With Applications to Quantum Chemistry" | 2nd edition (Oxford Univ Pr, June 1, 1956), cover price $11.95 | also contains Elementary Wave Mechanics With Applications to Quantum Chemistry

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Product Description: SPECIAL SHRINKWRAPPED BUNDLE! The tools you need to take your fiction to the next level are all right here with the Writer's Digest Write Great Fiction Collection. From creating irresistible plots and rich characters, to crafting engaging dialogue and authentic settings, to techniques to help you polish your manuscript off before submitting it for publication, you'll have your bases covered with this series of five books each devoted to a specific aspect of the craft of fiction writing...read more

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9781599631868 | Pck edition (Writers Digest Books, October 22, 2010), cover price $84.95 | About this edition: SPECIAL SHRINKWRAPPED BUNDLE!

The aliens appeared one day, built a base on the moon, and put an ad on the internet:“We are an alien race you may call the Atoners. Ten thousand years ago we wronged humanity profoundly.  We cannot undo what has been done, but we wish humanity to understand it.  Therefore we request twenty-one volunteers to visit seven planets to Witness for us.  We will convey each volunteer there and back in complete safety.  Volunteers must speak English. Send requests for electronic applications to witness@Atoners.com."At first, everyone thought it was a joke.  But it wasn’t.This is the story of three of those volunteers, and what they found on Kular A and Kular B.

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9780765319869 | 1 edition (Tor Books, February 17, 2009), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: The aliens appeared one day, built a base on the moon, and put an ad on the internet:“We are an alien race you may call the Atoners.

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9780765359568 | Reprint edition (Tor Science Fiction, February 2, 2010), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: The aliens appeared one day, built a base on the moon, and put an ad on the internet:"We are an alien race you may call the Atoners.

Miscellaneous:

9781429967655 | 1 edition (Tor Books, April 1, 2010), cover price $7.99

Miscellaneous:

9781582976969 | Writers Digest Books, August 1, 2009, cover price $16.99

The product of an experiment in genetic manipulation, superintelligent Leisha Camden is forced to live a life apart from most 'ordinary' people and seeks the companionship of other superhumans

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9780688121891 | William Morrow & Co, April 1, 1993, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: The product of an experiment in genetic manipulation, superintelligent Leisha Camden is forced to live a life apart from most 'ordinary' people and seeks the companionship of other superhumans
9781561461417 | Pulphouse Pub, February 1, 1991, cover price $35.00

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9780060733483 | Reprint edition (Harper Voyager, December 1, 2004), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: A human who has been genetically modified never to require sleep, extraordinarily intelligent Leisha Camden and her kind become outcasts in a repressive and violent campaign designed to drive the 'Sleepless' from human society.
9780380718771 | Reprint edition (Avon Books, March 1, 1994), cover price $7.50 | About this edition: One of the many humans who have been genetically modified never to require sleep, extraordinarily intelligent Leisha Camden and her kind become outcasts in a campaign designed to drive the 'Sleepless' from human society.

Miscellaneous:

9780061931956 | Harpercollins, May 19, 2009, cover price $9.99

CD/Spoken Word:

9781884612428 | 1 una edition (Audiotext, December 1, 2005), cover price $17.99

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781884612275 | Unabridged edition (Audiotext, March 1, 2000), cover price $17.99

Prebinding:

9780613171052 | Turtleback Books, December 1, 2003, cover price $15.30 | About this edition: PLEASE NOTE: This is the original novella which won the Hugo and Nebula awards.

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Product Description: One of Writer's Digest Books' most popular series is now available on one searchable CD! Readers will learn the ins and outs of fiction writing with this comprehensive five-book series covering Plot & Structure; Dialogue; Characters, Emotion & Viewpoint; Revision & Self-Editing; and Description & Setting! The Write Great Fiction series covers all the essential elements of fiction, from learning how to write believable characters, to utilizing various story structure models, to revising an earlier draft...read more

Hardcover:

9781582976006 | Cdr edition (Writers Digest Books, November 28, 2008), cover price $49.99 | About this edition: One of Writer's Digest Books' most popular series is now available on one searchable CD!

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Product Description: In this original bio-thriller from the author of Beggars in Spain, the threat of terrorism and biological warfare is all too real when the danger comes from a family’s most cherished pets.Tessa Sanderson, ex-FBI agent, has moved to a sleepy Maryland town to escape her tragic past...read more

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9781892391780 | 1 edition (Tachyon Pubns, July 1, 2008), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: In this original bio-thriller from the author of Beggars in Spain, the threat of terrorism and biological warfare is all too real when the danger comes from a family’s most cherished pets.

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Product Description: Blending a focus on cutting-edge technology with deep emotional impacts, this enticing collection draws its stories from various Year's Best and Reader's Choice lists. The pathos of the human condition is explored in such stories as "My Mother, Dancing," in which seedlings are planted and those responsible must decide if they will play God with them, or let natural selection progress; or in "Nano Comes to Clifford Falls," where nanotechnology brings every wish to everyone—yet dire problems still ensue...read more

Hardcover:

9781930846500 | Golden Gryphon Pr, May 1, 2008, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Blending a focus on cutting-edge technology with deep emotional impacts, this enticing collection draws its stories from various Year's Best and Reader's Choice lists.

Product Description: Humankind has expanded out into interstellar space using star gates-technological remnants left behind by an ancient, long-vanished race. But the technology comes with a price. Among the stars, humanity encountered the Fallers, a strange alien race bent on nothing short of genocide...read more

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9780312874063 | Tor Books, July 1, 2000, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: When a new race of aliens stumbles upon the ancient star gates that make interstellar travel possible, humankind sends a team of scientists to study a newly discovered planet populated with an alien society in which everyone agrees on the truth

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9780312875831 | Forge, June 30, 2014, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Humankind has expanded out into interstellar space using star gates-technological remnants left behind by an ancient, long-vanished race.
9780765343413 | Tor Science Fiction, September 1, 2002, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: When a new race of aliens stumbles upon the ancient star gates that make interstellar travel possible, humankind sends a team of scientists to study a newly discovered planet populated with an alien society in which everyone agrees on the truth.

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Product Description: New Dreams for Old is a collection of science fiction and fantasy stories by Mike Resnick, showing the depth and range that has not only made him a popular seller, but also placed him fourth (and climbing) on the all-time award list of all science fiction writers living and dead (as compiled by Locus)...read more
By Nancy Kress (introduced by) and Mike Resnick

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9781591024415 | Pyr Books, June 1, 2006, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: New Dreams for Old is a collection of science fiction and fantasy stories by Mike Resnick, showing the depth and range that has not only made him a popular seller, but also placed him fourth (and climbing) on the all-time award list of all science fiction writers living and dead (as compiled by Locus).

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A sequel to Crossfire finds the distant-future human settlers of a new world, having allied themselves with the plant-like Vines race, facing a war against the technologically superior Furs and spreading a Vines-created virus designed to stop aggressive behavior. Reprint.

Hardcover:

9780765306883 | 1 edition (Tor Books, August 1, 2004), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The human settlers of a new world, having allied themselves with the plant-like Vines race, face a war against the technologically superior Furs and spread a Vines-created virus designed to stop aggressive behavior.

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9780765346032 | Reprint edition (Tor Science Fiction, June 1, 2005), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: A sequel to Crossfire finds the distant-future human settlers of a new world, having allied themselves with the plant-like Vines race, facing a war against the technologically superior Furs and spreading a Vines-created virus designed to stop aggressive behavior.

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Product Description: A truly unforgettable story is defined by its characters. Their motivations, their changes, their actions compel us to read on, anxiously trying to discern what will happen next.In Dynamic Characters, award-winning author and Writer's Digest columnist Nancy Kress explores the fundamental relationship between characterization and plot, illustrating how vibrant, well-constructed characters act as the driving force behind an exceptional story...read more

Hardcover:

9780898798159 | Writers Digest Books, June 1, 1998, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: In Dynamic Characters, award-winning author and Writer's Digest columnist Nancy Kress explores the fundamental relationship between characterization and plot, illustrating how vibrant, well-constructed characters act as the driving force behind an exceptional story.

Paperback:

9781582973197 | Writers Digest Books, June 15, 2004, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: A truly unforgettable story is defined by its characters.

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When members of a human colony on a distant planet, led by Jake Holman, stumble upon a primitive humanoid species on their world, they soon realize that the aliens are not native to the planet and find themselves suddenly caught in the middle of an interstellar war between two very different alien species. Reprint.

Hardcover:

9780765304674 | Tor Books, February 1, 2003, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: When members of a human colony on a distant planet, led by Jake Holman, stumble upon a primitive humanoid species not native to their world, they soon find themselves caught in the middle of an interstellar alien war.

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9780765343895 | Reprint edition (Tor Science Fiction, April 1, 2004), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: When members of a human colony on a distant planet, led by Jake Holman, stumble upon a primitive humanoid species on their world, they soon realize that the aliens are not native to the planet and find themselves suddenly caught in the middle of an interstellar war between two very different alien species.

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As humans face defeat at the hands of the alien Fallers, four Earth dwellers travel deep into space to test a theory, and hopefully defeat their enemy, in the epic conclusion of the Probability Trilogy, which began with Probability Moon and Probability Sun. Reprint.

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9780765301703 | Tor Books, September 1, 2002, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: As humans face defeat at the hands of the alien Fallers, four Earth dwellers travel deep into space to test a theory, and hopefully defeat their enemy.

Paperback:

9780765345141 | Reprint edition (Tor Science Fiction, January 1, 2004), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: As humans face defeat at the hands of the alien Fallers, four Earth dwellers travel deep into space to test a theory, and hopefully defeat their enemy.

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Product Description: Told from the perspective of several generations of teenagers, this science fiction novel involves an Earth ravaged by mankind, high-tech manipulative aliens, and advanced genetics. Early in the 21st century, global warming has caused sickness and death among plants, animals, and humans...read more

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9781930846180 | 1 edition (Golden Gryphon Pr, August 1, 2003), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Told from the perspective of several generations of teenagers, this science fiction novel involves an Earth ravaged by mankind, high-tech manipulative aliens, and advanced genetics.

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