WorldCat Identities

Lerner, Edward M.

Overview
Works: 52 works in 173 publications in 5 languages and 7,193 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Short stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3564.I9, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Edward M Lerner
Fleet of worlds by Larry Niven( Book )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a chain reaction of supernovae explosions at the core of the galaxy unleashes a deadly wave of radiation that will sterilize the entire galaxy, the Citizens--accompanied by Kirsten Quinn-Kovacs, a descendant of human survivors--flee into the unknown
Juggler of worlds by Larry Niven( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Korean and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two hundred years before the discovery of the Ringworld, covert agent Sigmund Ausfaller represents Earth's secret weapon, humanity's best defense against all conspiracies--real and imagined. Who better than a brilliant paranoid to expose the devious plots of others? Yet he may finally have met his match in Nessus, representative of the secretive Puppeteers, the elder race who wield vastly superior technologies. Nessus schemes in the shadows with Earth's traitors and adversaries, even after the race he represents abruptly vanishes from Known Space
Destroyer of worlds by Larry Niven( Book )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and German and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale set ten years after the events in "Juggler of Worlds" traces the reluctant efforts of the Puppeteers to counter onrushing alien refugees who are ransacking the planets they pass on their way toward the Fleet of Worlds
Fate of worlds : return from the Ringworld by Larry Niven( Book )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For decades, the spacefaring species of Known Space have battled over the largest artifact -- and grandest prize -- in the galaxy: the all-but-limitless resources and technology of the Ringworld. But without warning the Ringworld has vanished, leaving behind three rival war fleets ... But the crises converging upon the trillion Puppeteers of the Fleet of Worlds go far beyond even the onrushing armadas. One way or another, the fabled race of Puppeteers may have come to the end of their days in Fate of Worlds, the final installment of the Fleet of Worlds series."--Page 4 of cover
Betrayer of worlds by Larry Niven( Book )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and German and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fleeing the supernova chain reaction at the galactic core, the Puppeteers of the Fleet of Worlds seek a way to survive among enemies and crises
Fools' experiments by Edward M Lerner( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonic attacks on the computer industry's top minds coincide with the escape of a malicious artificial life form created by misguided researchers, prompting computer scientist Doug Carey to institute unconventional measures to save humanity
Energized by Edward M Lerner( Book )

5 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a geopolitical miscalculation taints the world's remaining oil fields, America captures a passing asteroid as an alternate fuel, compelling NASA engineer Marcus to go into space to combat an international cabal
Betrayer of worlds by Larry Niven( )

10 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fleeing the supernova chain reaction at the galactic core, the cowardly Puppeteers of the Fleet of Worlds have just barely survived. They've stumbled from one crisis to the next: The rebellion of their human slaves. The relentless questing of the species of Known Space. The spectacular rise of the starfish-like Gw'oth. The onslaught of the genocidal Pak. Catastrophe looms again as past crises return--and converge. Who can possibly save the Fleet of Worlds from its greatest peril yet?
Destroyer of worlds by Larry Niven( )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The newly liberated humans of the Fleet of Worlds now face a new threat besides the sly Puppeteers: the Pak, a very smart and utterly ruthless species who are fleeing the exploding galactic core in an armada of ships at near light speed. Sigmund Ausfaller, who had been transported by the Puppeteers from Earth to the Fleet, is now sent with his human allies to reconnoiter and divert the Pak
Fleet of worlds : 200 years before the discovery of the Ringworld by Larry Niven( )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kirsten Quinn-Kovacs is among the best and brightest of her people. She gratefully serves the gentle race that rescued her ancestors from a dying starship and nurtures them still. But, if only the Citizens knew where Kirsten's people came from!
Fate of worlds : return from the Ringworld by Larry Niven( )

9 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The explosive finale to the Ringworld and the Fleet of Worlds series. For decades, the spacefaring species of known space have battled over the largest artifact--and grandest prize--in the galaxy: the all-but-limitless resources and technology of the Ringworld. Now, without warning, the Ringworld has vanished, leaving behind three rival war fleets
Small miracles by Edward M Lerner( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After surviving an explosion while using a technologically engineered protective suit, Brent Cleary catches the attention of the military and alarms his best friend with increasingly disturbing post-accident personality changes
Moonstruck by Edward M Lerner( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assigned to be the liaison between Earth and the aliens in a gigantic starship who claim to represent a federation of intelligent races, Kyle Gustafson becomes suspicious about the aliens' peaceful intentions
Juggler of worlds by Larry Niven( )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two hundred years before the discovery of the Ringworld, covert agent Sigmund Ausfaller represents Earth's secret weapon, humanity's best defense against all conspiracies--real and imagined. Who better than a brilliant paranoid to expose the devious plots of others? Yet he may finally have met his match in Nessus, representative of the secretive Puppeteers, the elder race who wield vastly superior technologies. Nessus schemes in the shadows with Earth's traitors and adversaries, even after the race he represents abruptly vanishes from Known Space
Energized by Edward M Lerner( )

7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's oil supply is tainted, and the few countries with oil and natural gas reserves control the world economy. Then comes Phoebe, an asteroid America coaxes into Earth orbit to mine its resources. But some people will do anything to shut the project down
Fools' experiments by Edward M Lerner( Recording )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The military-industrial complex unwittingly unleashes a devastating threat to humanity after government programmers experiment with viruses and worms. But what escapes is no ordinary computer virus, and when the deadly artificial life-form reaches the Internet, humanity's very existence is at stake
Probe by Edward M Lerner( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The computers say that someone is out there, and the computers never lie
Ringworld's children by Larry Niven( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ringworld's children: Explorer Louis Wu, an Earth-born human who was part of the first expedition to Ringworld, becomes enmeshed in interplanetary and interspecies intrigue as war and a powerful new weapon threaten to tear the Ringworld apart forever. Now, the future of Ringworld lies in the actions of its children: Tunesmith, the Ghoul protector; Acolyte, the exiled son of Speaker-to-Animals; and Wembleth, a strange Ringworld native with a mysterious past
The time travel megapack by Edward M Lerner( )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Time travel is one of the staples of science fiction, right up there with aliens, space opera, and robots. Most science fiction authors have written at least one time travel story. This collection samples some of the best. TIME OUT, by Edward M. Lerner THESE STONES WILL REMEMBER, by Reginald BretnorPROJECT MASTODON, by John Gregory Betancourt12:01 P.M., by Richard A. LupoffTIME CONSIDERED AS A SERIES OF THERMITE BURNS IN NO PARTICULAR ORDER, by Damien BroderickTIME AND TIME AGAIN, by H. Beam PiperTRY, TRY AGAIN, by John Gregory BetancourtTHE ETERNAL WALL, by Raymond Z. GallunTHE MAN FROM TIME, by Frank Belknap LongOF TIME AND TEXAS, by William F. NolanTHE EDGE OF THE KNIFE, by H. Beam PiperTHROUGH TIME AND SPACE WITH FERDINAND FEGHOOT (10), by Grendel BriartonTIME BUM, by C.M. KornbluthNEBOGIPFEL AT THE END OF TIME, by Richard A. LupoffUNBORN TOMORROW, by Mack ReynoldsLOST IN THE FUTURE, by John Victor Peterson
A stranger in paradise by Edward M Lerner( )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of five of the author's science fiction stories
 
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Alternative Names
Edward M. Lerner American writer

Edward M. Lerner Amerikaans romanschrijver

Едуард М. Лърнър

러너, 에드워드 M

Languages
English (121)

German (8)

Korean (2)

Polish (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
Juggler of worldsDestroyer of worldsBetrayer of worldsFools' experimentsBetrayer of worldsDestroyer of worldsFleet of worlds : 200 years before the discovery of the RingworldSmall miracles