Orson Scott Card's InterGalactic Medicine Show

Orson Scott Card's InterGalactic Medicine Show

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Bestselling writer Orson Scott Card founded the online magazine "The InterGalactic Medicine Show" in 2006. It's been a big success, drawing submissions from well-known SF and fantasy writers, as well as fostering some amazing new talents. This collection contains some of the magazine's best stories from the past year.There is fiction from David Farber, Tim Pratt, and David Lubar among others, plus four new Ender's Game universe stories by Card himself. This collection is sure to appeal to Card's fans, and be a great ambassador to them for these other talented writers.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 416 pages
  • 139.7 x 210.82 x 33.02mm | 408.23g
  • St Martin's Press
  • Tor Books
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • First
  • 0765320002
  • 9780765320001
  • 462,685

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"Card has taken the venerable SF concepts of a superman and an interstellar war against aliens, and superb characterization, pacing, and language, combined them into a seamless story of compelling power," Booklist"show more

About Ed Schubert

Orson Scott Card is the author of the novels Ender's Game, Ender's Shadow, and Speaker for the Dead. Ender's Game and Speaker for the Dead both won Hugo and Nebula Awards, making Card the only author to win these two top prizes in consecutive years. There are seven other novels to date in The Ender Universe series. Card has also written fantasy: The Tales of Alvin Maker is a series of fantasy novels set in frontier America; his most recent novel, The Lost Gate, is a contemporary magical fantasy. Card has written many other stand-alone sf and fantasy novels, as well as movie tie-ins and games, and publishes an internet-based science fiction and fantasy magazine, Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show. Card was born in Washington and grew up in California, Arizona, and Utah. He served a mission for the LDS Church in Brazil in the early 1970s. Besides his writing, Card directs plays and teaches writing and literature at Southern Virginia University. He lives in Greensboro, North Carolina, with his wife, Kristine Allen Card, and youngest daughter, Zina Margaret.Ed Schubert is the editor of Intergalactic Medicine Show. He is also a short story writer whose work has appeared in magazines and anthologies in the U.S. and Britain.show more

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