Most widely held works about Elizabeth Moon
Most widely held works by Elizabeth Moon
The speed of dark by Elizabeth Moon ( Book )
30 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 1,445 libraries worldwide
"Lou Arrendale is a member of that lost generation, born just a little too soon to reap the advances of medical science. Part of a small group of high-functioning autistic adults, he has a steady job with a pharmaceutical company, a car, friends, and a passion for fencing." -- Jacket.
Trading in danger by Elizabeth Moon ( Book )
18 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Swedish and held by 1,164 libraries worldwide
Thrown out of the Space Academy in disgrace, Ky Vatta, daughter of a leading interstellar trading dynasty, is given the chance to redeem herself by captaining one of Vatta's oldest ships on its voyage to scrapyards.
Command decision by Elizabeth Moon ( Book )
18 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,065 libraries worldwide
With most of her family dead, slaughtered in brutal attacks aimed at destroying the Vatta interstellar shipping empire, Kylara Vatta struggles to rebuild her family business and recruit allies to strike back against a fleet of pirates.
Engaging the enemy by Elizabeth Moon ( Book )
14 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,018 libraries worldwide
In the wake of a series of assassinations that have left her parents dead and their shipping empire in ruins, Kylara Vatta, the unorthodox renegade heir to Vatta Transport, Ltd., sets out to avenge their deaths and find the individuals responsible.
Once a hero by Elizabeth Moon ( Book )
11 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,008 libraries worldwide
A battle over a starship in space. The ship belongs to Earth and is commanded by Lieutenant Esmay Suiza, a woman who has already proved herself in battle. The attackers are Alien barbarians and they capture the ship, but Esmay and her team counter-attack and save the day. By the author of Remnant Population.
Victory conditions by Elizabeth Moon ( Book )
17 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 999 libraries worldwide
Kylara Vatta has one final opportunity to muster the forces to destroy forever her enemy's power and to restore her family's name.
Marque and reprisal by Elizabeth Moon ( Book )
16 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 996 libraries worldwide
Cut off from home and all communications following the murders of members of her immediate family, ship captain Kylara Vatta struggles to discover who is behind these vicious attacks and who is determined to destroy her family and its wealth.
Sassinak by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 895 libraries worldwide
Sassinak was twelve when pirates raided her native colony, enslaving her and murdering her family. Abe, a fellow captive, befriends her and, when they are emancipated by Fleet (the military), becomes her guardian until he is slain in a barroom brawl. Intelligent and daring, Sass joins Fleet as a raw recruit, surprising everyone with her rapid rise to senior rank. And then her vengeance begins in earnest.
Change of command by Elizabeth Moon ( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 869 libraries worldwide
The continuing saga of a dictatorial family in space. They are the Familias Regnant and they must handle a riot on a prison planet, a controversy over rejuvenating drugs with nasty side effects, and the murder of one of their members.
Remnant population by Elizabeth Moon ( Book )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 851 libraries worldwide
When her company relocates to another planet, Ofelia Falfurrias, 70, who expects to be downsized anyway, decides to remain behind. Thus she discovers the planet's population as it emerges from hiding, now that the humans have left. A meeting of cultures.
Rules of engagement by Elizabeth Moon ( Book )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 850 libraries worldwide
To get away from a messy love life, space heiress Brun Meager heads for a trip among the stars, only to land in an even bigger mess when she is captured and raped. The perpetrators are the New Texas Godfearing militia. A sequel to Once a Hero.
Against the odds by Elizabeth Moon ( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 845 libraries worldwide
As Fleet is threatened by mutiny, class conflict, and power struggles, Esmay Suiza-Serrano finds herself unceremoniously dismissed from Fleet and hurtled into the midst of warfare that threatens all galactic civilization.
Oath of fealty by Elizabeth Moon ( Book )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 840 libraries worldwide
As Kieri Phelan ascends a throne he never sought, he must come to terms with his own half-elven heritage while protecting his new kingdom from his old enemies. Meanwhile, in Tsaia, Prince Mikeli escapes an assassination attempt made by the Verrakaien magelords. As dark forces gather against the two kings and their worlds, even Paks may find her gods-given magic and peerless fighting skills stretched to the limit--and beyond.
Generation warriors by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 705 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...
Kings of the north by Elizabeth Moon ( Book )
7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 702 libraries worldwide
With peace restored in the kingdoms of Tsaia and Lyonya, the newly crowned kings Mikeli and Kieri face trouble in keeping their thrones due to threats from an ex-pirate, an aggressive kingdom to the north, and corrupt magical forces.
The planet pirates by Anne McCaffrey ( Book )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 680 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 deed of Paksenarrion by Elizabeth Moon ( Book )
17 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and Czech and held by 585 libraries worldwide
A compilation of the high heroic fantasy novels revolving around the female character Paksenarrion.
Moon flights by Elizabeth Moon ( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 391 libraries worldwide
"Moon Flights, the definitive Elizabeth Moon short story collection, represents the highlights of an impressive career. Gathering together fifteen tales of fantasy, alternative history, and science fiction, Moon Flights features an original story, "Say Cheese," set in the Vatta's War cosmology, and an all-new introduction by Anne McCaffrey, legendary creator of the Dragonriders of Pern series. Ranging from humorous high fantasy tales of "The Ladies' Aid & Armor Society" to gritty, realistic chronicles of far-flung militaristic space opera, former marine Elizabeth Moon's storytelling mastery and eye for painstaking detail is evidenced in each of the tales contained herein. When honor, politics, and personal relationships clash against backdrops of explosive battles and larger-than-life action, the result is the breathtaking and astounding fiction found in Moon Flights" -- publisher website (April 2008).
Oath of gold by Elizabeth Moon ( Book )
12 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and Russian and held by 388 libraries worldwide
The final book in "The Deed of Paksenarrion" trilogy finds Paks waiting to fulfill her destiny to be a palladin by serving as an ordinary soldier in the Duke's company, where her growing powers alert her that evil forces are closing in on the Duke.
The legacy of Gird by Elizabeth Moon ( Book )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 362 libraries worldwide
An omnibus edition of "Surrender None" and "Liar's Oath", two novels set in the same world as Moon's Deed of Paksenarrion trilogy.
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Moon, Susan Elizabeth Norris.
Moon, Susan Elizabeth Norris 1945-
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