WorldCat Identities

Nye, Jody Lynn 1957-

Works: 118 works in 295 publications in 6 languages and 10,884 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Fantasy fiction  Handbooks and manuals  Stories, plots, etc  Fantasy fiction, American  Horror fiction  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Humorous fiction  Fantasy comics 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PS3563.A255, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jody Lynn Nye
The ship who won by Anne McCaffrey( Book )

19 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 1,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a mission to search the galaxy for intelligent beings, Carialle and Keff encounter a bizarre alien race ruled by sorcerers who seem to possess magical powers of enormous potency
The dragonlover's guide to Pern by Jody Lynn Nye( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to help visualize the setting and background created by Anne McCaffrey in the world of Pern
The death of sleep by Anne McCaffrey( Book )

15 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lunzie Mespil, Healer, is blown out of a space liner. She's not too worried; a month or two in cryogenic stasis awaiting inevitable rescue, and then on with her life. Only, it's not a month or two ... Lunzie waits for 62 years before she is finally picked up!
The planet pirates by Anne McCaffrey( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three bestselling volumes--Sassinak, The Death of Sleep, and Generation Warriors--together in a single giant novel. McCaffrey traces the careers of two remarkable women--Sassinak and Lunzie--who work together to save a confederation of worlds
The ship who saved the worlds by Anne McCaffrey( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carialle and Keff encounter a bizarre alien race ruled by power sorcerers in "The Ship Who Won," while in "The Ship Errant," an Inspector General who believes she has been damaged by a past trauma targets Carialle and Keff
Crisis on Doona by Anne McCaffrey( Book )

6 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a twenty-five year contract arranging the cohabitation of the planet Doona between humans and the cat-like Hrrubans comes up for renewal, an unknown entity works to sabotage the heretofore successful alliance
Generation warriors by Anne McCaffrey( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lunzie, fresh from her adventures in The Death of Sleep, has discovered that the one good heavyworlder she ever met isn't so good after all
The ship errant by Jody Lynn Nye( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and Japanese and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the sequel to The Ship Who Won, written by Nye with Anne McCaffrey, Carialle and Keff, the brainship and brawn who discovered intelligent life on the planet Ozran, now serve as couriers for the "globe-frogs", to return their new friends from whence they came. But to get there, they must transit a sector where Carialle experienced a trauma so intense it nearly destroyed her mind
An unexpected apprentice by Jody Lynn Nye( Book )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Halfling Tildi Summerbee has led a typical, unexciting life, tending the house for her brothers while they manage the family farm. Her days are boring, but happy ... until a thraik attack decimates her family. In an effort to provide for Tildi, the town's leaders arrange a marriage and take control of her farm--after all, a female halfling is incapable of handling such matters. Tildi sees things differently. In order to escape her arranged marriage and overcome the prejudices against the "weaker" sex, she decides to pass herself off as a man. Assuming the guise of her brother Teldo, Tildi disappears into the night. She plans to accept Teldo's position as an apprentice to a great wizard. But she soon finds that the rest of the world isn't very welcoming to halflings, and that she is surrounded by fantastic dangers that are more than a match for a wizard's apprentice.--From publisher description
Myth alliances by Robert Asprin( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the sheepish Wuhses are taken advantage of by the overbearing Pervects, Skeeve teams up with Zol Icty--self-help expert and bestselling author of Imps Are from Imper, Deveels Are from Deva--on a mission in personal empowerment
Dragons deal by Robert Asprin( Book )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As head dragon and owner of a successful gambling operation in New Orleans, Griffen McCandles has a lot on his plate. Especially since the Krewe of Fafnir--a society of dragons--has asked him to be the king of their Mardi Gras parade. But not everyone is happy with Griffen's new leadership status and when a young dragon in Griffen's employ is murdered, it becomes clear that certain dragons will stop at nothing to dethrone the new king
Piers Anthony's visual guide to Xanth by Piers Anthony( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bursting with exquisitely detailed maps, charts, and illustrations, here'e an indispensable addition to the amazing Anthony Xanthian anthology that no true "Xanthophile" will want to be without
Myth-chief by Robert Asprin( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Skeeve has decided, at long last, to come out of his self-imposed retirement and get back into the problem-solving biz. He confidently expected to walk in and take his rightful place as the head of M.Y.T.H., Inc. He didn't expect to have to face off against Aahz for the job. With their friends lending help but showing no favorites, they start a not-so-friendly contest to see who will run the company by taking opposite sides of the next case to walk in the door. Will the legendary partnership survive the battle, or will this be the end of a beautiful friendship?"--Page 4 of cover
Treaty at Doona by Anne McCaffrey( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The attempts of the alien Gringgs to enter into a trade agreement with the leaders of Doona leads to unrest and uncertainty for both the Hrruban and the human colonists
Myth-gotten gains by Robert Asprin( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aahz discovers that the shabby-looking sword he bought at a flea market in a remote dimension is Ersatz, leader of the Golden Hoard, a fabled collection of powerful magical treasures that can turn any ordinary being into a hero. They go in search of the other members of the Hoard, only to find that they're not the only ones looking. A dancer named Calypsa, working with Aahz's old friend Tananda, is seeking to collect them to free her grandfather from the dreaded wizard Barrik. Trouble is, everyone wants the treasures for themselves, and there are good reasons why the Golden Hoard is never all in the same dimension at one time
The monster hunter files by Bryan Thomas Schmidt( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For well over a century, Monster Hunter International has kept the world safe from supernatural threats small and large. Now MHI opens their archives for the first time to reveal the secret history of the world's most elite fighting force. Discover what happened when Agent Franks took on the Nazis. See how the Vatican's Combat Exorcists deal with Old Ones in Mexico. Featuring all new tales from Jim Butcher, John Ringo, Jessica Day George and many more"--
Myth-told tales by Robert Asprin( Book )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents all the short stories contained in the authors' M.Y.T.H. universe
Myth-taken identity by Robert Asprin( Book )

4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aahz gets an unwelcome visit from two blue-skinned bruisers and a small magician wanting Skeeve to cough up the dough for an extremely large bill that he skipped out on. Knowing that Skeeve has many faults, but welshing on a debt is not one of them, he enlists the aid of Chumley and Massha to go with him to the last place any self respecting Pervert would ever visit...the mall! Once there, they discover that the mall rats have created a scheme to steal customers' credit cards. Realizing that Skeeve is a victim of identity theft they set our to set matters right and to clear their friend's name
Class Dis-mythed by Robert Asprin( Book )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's the biggest myth in the universe: the Klahd magician known as the Great Skeeve is really great. Though he's become an inter-dimentional legend, Skeeve couldn't have done it without a lot of luck and a little help from his friends. And now they need the favor returned. Aahz, Massha, Chumley, and Markie have all sent Skeeve students to tutor in the art of practical magik. Never mind that Skeeve is supposed to be on sabbatical, trying to turn himself into a wizard to match the hype. Only Skeeve's students have something up their sleeves, and it just may put all their newfound knowledge - and their lives - to the test."--Page 4 of cover
A forthcoming wizard by Jody Lynn Nye( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her brother's death, halfling Tildi Summerbee becomes the guardian of a very special book that can alter everything in existence ... just as her new calling has altered forever her preconceptions of society and order and her trusting ways and belief in her superiors' honesty
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The ship who won
The dragonlover's guide to PernThe death of sleepThe planet piratesThe ship who saved the worldsCrisis on DoonaGeneration warriorsThe ship errantAn unexpected apprentice
Alternative Names
Jody Lynn Nye American speculative fiction writer

Jody Lynn Nye Amerikaans romanschrijfster

Lynn Nye, Jody.

Nye, Jody L.

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