WorldCat Identities

Vinge, Joan D.

Overview
Works: 128 works in 418 publications in 14 languages and 11,897 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction, American  Fantasy fiction  History  Drama  Screenplays  War stories  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author, Adapter, Honoree
Classifications: PS3572.I53, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Joan D Vinge
The snow queen by Joan D Vinge( Book )

46 editions published between 1980 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the end of her third lifetime draws near, Arienrhod, the ancient ruler of far Tiamat, clones several heirs, and seeds then on different islands throughout her sea-dark world
Return of the Jedi : the storybook based on the movie by Joan D Vinge( Book )

7 editions published in 1983 in English and French and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a sequel to "The Star Wars Storybook" and "The Empire Strikes Back Storybook", Luke Skywalker and his friends in the Rebel Alliance formulate a daring plan to battle with the Empire and its evil leaders, Darth Vader and the Emperor
The Summer Queen by Joan D Vinge( Book )

16 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moon Dawntrader, the Summer Queen, risks her husband, children, and kingdom when she tries to stop the slaughter of the mer
World's end by Joan D Vinge( Book )

18 editions published between 1984 and 1991 in English and French and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

BZ Gundhalinu, police officer of the Hegemony, has lost his love, Moon Dawntreader Summer, now the Summer Queen. His new assignment is Four, a planet of great mineral wealth. The unchartered wildnerness known as World's End has swallowed up countless numbers of prospectors, including BZ's brothers. BZ sets out for World's End to rescue his brothers and restore his family's honor and lost wealth
Psion by Joan D Vinge( Book )

22 editions published between 1982 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sixteen-year-old delinquent who has spent his life lying and stealing becomes involved in a research project which unleashes his extraordinary telepathic powers
Catspaw by Joan D Vinge( Book )

24 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The telepathic orphan and future punk Cat is kidnapped, taken to Earth, and forced to protect those he hates most, the taMings, until he discovers that he is not a bodyguard, he is the bait
The Random House book of Greek myths by Joan D Vinge( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells some of the most famous Greek myths about gods, goddesses, humans, heroes, and monsters, explaining the background of the tales and how they have survived
Dreamfall by Joan D Vinge( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a visit to a planet to research his alien roots, an Earthman of mixed blood is sucked into a conflict between the races. He is Cat, half-human, half-Hydran, a race of non-violent telepaths colonized by humans. Problems begin when Cat becomes involved with a Hydran woman
The Dune storybook by Joan D Vinge( Book )

6 editions published in 1984 in English and German and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Paul Atreides, son of a powerful family from the planet Caladan, may be the looked-for leader who will save the desert planet Dune, source of a precious spice which gives people strange mental powers
Phoenix in the ashes by Joan D Vinge( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Hugo Award-winner comes a collection of six of her finest short works--"Psiren," " The Peddler's Apprentice," "Phoenix in the Ashes," "The Storm King," "Mother and Child," and "Voices from the Dust"
Tangled up in blue by Joan D Vinge( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A new thriller in the Snow Queen universe ..."--Jacket
Alien blood : Psion, Catspaw by Joan D Vinge( Book )

8 editions published between 1982 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally published as two separate titles
The New women of wonder : recent science fiction stories by women about women( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cowboys & aliens by Joan D Vinge( Book )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Polish and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a stranger who cannot remember his past arrives in the desert town of Absolution, Arizona, in 1873, shortly before the city is attacked by aliens, he marshalls resistance to the invaders as his memories return
Fireship by Joan D Vinge( Book )

8 editions published between 1975 and 1983 in 4 languages and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heaven chronicles by Joan D Vinge( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En route to Heaven Belt, an asteroid pattern thought to be as rich in natural resources as is Earth, the inhabitants of the planet Morningside are attacked by the people of the outermost asteroid, and a civil war ensues
Santa Claus the movie storybook by Joan D Vinge( Book )

9 editions published in 1985 in 5 languages and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When one of Santa's elves goes to work for an unscrupulous toy manufacturer, Santa's own life is ultimately changed forever
Tarzan, king of the apes by Joan D Vinge( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A baby boy, left alone in the African jungle after the deaths of his parents, Lord and Lady Greystoke, is adopted by an ape, whose own infant has died, and raised to manhood without ever seeing another human being
Willow : based on the motion picture by Joan D Vinge( Book )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a magical land, a poor farmer is entrusted with the care of an infant who is destined to become a good and wise queen and bring about the downfall of the evil sorceress who is the present queen
The outcasts of Heaven Belt by Joan D Vinge( Book )

10 editions published between 1978 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Random House book of Greek myths
Alternative Names
Dennison, Joan Carol.

Dennison, Joan Carol 1948-

Frenkel, Joan D.

Joan D. Vinge Amerikaans auteur

Joan D. Vinge amerikansk poet

Joan D. Vinge anthropologue et archéologue, auteur de science-fiction

Joan D. Vinge autrice di fantascienza statunitense

Joan D. Vinge escritora estadounidense

Joan D. Vinge US-amerikanische Science-Fiction-Autorin

Vinge, J.D.

Vinge J. D. 1948-

Vinge, Joan Carol Dennison.

Vinge , Joan D.

Vinge, Joan D. 1948-

Vinge, Joan D. (Joan Dennison), 1948-

Vinge, Joan Dennison 1948-

Виндж Д. 1948-

Джоан Виндж

Джоан Д. Виндж

ジョーン・D・ヴィンジ

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The Summer QueenPsionCatspawThe Random House book of Greek mythsDreamfallTangled up in blueCowboys & aliensHeaven chronicles