Search Results: "Andre Norton"


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THE TIME TRADERS by Andre Norton
Released: Oct. 7, 1958

"An interesting idea, well handled by Andre Norton, science fiction expert, who projects his reader deftly both backwards and forwards in time and injects his narrative with considerable and interesting historical information."
At the end of this century Ross Murdock is given the choice between prison and a dangerous role in a secret mission. Read full book review >

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SCARFACE by Andre Norton
Released: June 15, 1948

"Straight adventure- well done."
Well-sustained, action-packed pirate yarn which should provide good material to bridge that gap for the boys emerging from the comic book stage. Read full book review >

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STAR SOLDIERS by Andre Norton
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Aug. 1, 2001

Reissue of two novels, long out of print, known collectively as the Central Control sequence: Star Rangers (1953) and Star Guard (1955). Read full book review >

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THE BEAST MASTER by Andre Norton
Released: Aug. 19, 1959

"Written by the author of Star Gate and Star Guard, this fantasy is made convincing by the author's boldness of imagination and by his ability to yield totally to the atmosphere which he creates."
Once more projecting his reader into the future, Andre Norton tells the story of Hosteen Storm, a Navajo, and his strange compulsion to avenge his father's alleged death. Read full book review >

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CATSEYE by Andre Norton
Released: Sept. 1, 1961

"Matter-of-fact details and a fast-moving if somewhat murky plot are sure to absorb young science fiction fans."
Once more Andre Norton whirls his reader far into space worlds of the future and adventures in inter-planetary intrigue. Read full book review >

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RIDE PROUD, REBEL! by Andre Norton
Released: April 28, 1961

"A moving and suspenseful tale which carries a conviction of reality."
Andre Norton- in a new role- weaves a substantial and dramatic narrative with the Civil War as its focus. Read full book review >

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THE JARGOON PARD by Andre Norton
Released: Sept. 10, 1974

"Perhaps."
If "jargoon pard" sounds like either an obscure spoonerism or an anagram, put yourself in a properly somber fantasy.receptive frame of mind and be advised that a jargoon is a semiprecious stone and a jargoon pard is thus a (leo)pard skin belt of magical werepeople properties with the power to turn young Kethan into a snarling pard beast. Read full book review >

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GALACTIC DERELICT by Andre Norton
Released: Oct. 19, 1959

"There's a hint of racial antagonism- a chip on the shoulder attitude- at the start, for Travis is an Apache but it has a negligible part in the story, though Travis' background and training stand him in good stead."
Andre Norton has no peer in his chosen field of science fiction for teen agers. Read full book review >

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WIZARDS' WORLDS by Andre Norton
Released: Nov. 24, 1989

Thirteen substantial tales, 1953-85, from short to novella length, showing Norton's complete range from sword and sorcery to science fiction. Read full book review >

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WRAITHS OF TIME by Andre Norton
Released: Aug. 18, 1976

"Save this for those time-space pockets in which the Norton name itself is a powerful fetish."
Ashake, a Nubian princess of the blood, knows that she had a prior existence as black archaeologist Tallahassee Mitford before being pulled bodily through a time warp and into the ancient kingdom of Meroe as it is—or was—in some other continuum. Read full book review >

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GOLDEN TRILLIUM by Andre Norton
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: July 15, 1993

"A satisfying installment, independently intelligible, with at least one more (from Bradley) still to come."
Third in the fantasy series following Black Trillium (1990, coauthored by Marion Zimmer Bradley, Julian May, and Norton) and Blood Trillium (1992, by May solo). Read full book review >

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STORM OVER WARLOCK by Andre Norton
Released: April 4, 1960

"A boy's story, packed with adventure and fancy."
Fleeing from Throg invaders, Shann Lantree and Ragnar Thorwald enter the world of beautiful women. Read full book review >