WorldCat Identities

Jones, Gwyneth A.

Overview
Works: 84 works in 257 publications in 4 languages and 5,979 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Science fiction  Short stories  Young adult works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Short stories, English  Ghost stories  Juvenile works  High interest-low vocabulary books 
Roles: Author, Performer, Singer
Classifications: PR6060.O5163, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Gwyneth A Jones
 
Most widely held works by Gwyneth A Jones
White Queen by Gwyneth A Jones( Book )

15 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two journalists and an alien in an African nation are swept up into a worldwide whirlwind of events with an alien invasion of Earth
North wind by Gwyneth A Jones( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hunt for an instant transfer device on an Earth inhabited by aliens and humans. The protagonists are Sydney Carton, a human, and Bella, an alien hermaphrodite whose father worked on the invention. The search for the device, coveted by numerous groups, takes place against the background of a gender war. By the author of White Queen
Phoenix Café by Gwyneth A Jones( Book )

8 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man has sex with a female alien in a world where sex has been abolished, procreation being achieved by cloning. The alien is Catherine, a member of a race which has subjugated Earth, while the Earthman is Misha, a revolutionary planning to attack them. By the author of White Queen
Divine endurance by Gwyneth A Jones( Book )

16 editions published between 1984 and 2005 in English and French and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasy-roman
Life : a novel by Gwyneth A Jones( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Life" is a richly textured fictional biography of the brilliant Anna Senoz, a scientist who makes a momentous discovery about the X and Y chromosomes. Anna's discovery provokes widespread sexual rage and impacts cruelly on her career, her marriage, and her child. Ultimately, Anna faces a challenge that the practice of science alone cannot meet
Bold as love by Gwyneth A Jones( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Home Secretary of the UK decides to recruit a Countercultural Think Tank of pop stars in order to make the government look too cool to be overthrown. It's just another publicity stunt for the rockers, until the shooting begins. Now, Slater and her friends must find a way to stay alive, and overthrow the dominant social order, while the UK disintegrates under their feet. Will rock & roll's revolutionary promise finally deliver, or will ethnic violence drown hippie idealism in rivers of blood?
The shadow on the stairs by Gwyneth A Jones( Book )

14 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and German and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe plans to use a ghost story, complete with visuals and sound effects, to scare his father's girlfriend into moving out of their house, but he discovers that elements of his contrived story may contain more fact than fiction
Flowerdust by Gwyneth A Jones( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a futuristic southeast Asian country, the rulers have started distributing to their people an addictive drug, the flowerdust of the title. With great danger to himself, a local revolutionary investigates what is behind this drug and discovers a genocide plot
Deconstructing the starships : science, fiction and reality by Gwyneth A Jones( Book )

9 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spirit : or, the Princess of Bois Dormant by Gwyneth A Jones( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A little girl survives a massacre and is offered a choice: become General Nef's concubine, or join his wife's household as a servant, forever. Years later, the Princess of Bois Dormant comes to the capital city of the human Diaspora. The mysterious vengeance of Heaven falls on those who betrayed a servant girl and her mistress, long ago
Castles made of sand by Gwyneth A Jones( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Midnight lamp by Gwyneth A Jones( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Band of gypsies by Gwyneth A Jones( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eclipse four : new science fiction and fantasy( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of science fiction and fantasy stories by such authors as Emma Bull, Jeffrey Ford, Michael Stanwick, and Jo Walton
Finders keepers by Gwyneth A Jones( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best science fiction and fantasy of the year by Jonathan Strahan( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects the lastest science fiction and fantasy short stories from such authors as Neil Gaiman, Nalo Hopkinson, K.J. Parker, Peter S. Bagle, and Jeffrey Ford
Rainbow bridge by Gwyneth A Jones( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The codeword came to England in June: Ax Preston, rockstar warlord, leader of the English people, icon of the embattled techno-Utopians of Europe, decided to do nothing. He knew the price would be high, but he saw a chance of winning the game
The visitor by Gwyneth A Jones( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in Undetermined and English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Engineering infinity( Book )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The universe shifts and changes: suddenly you understand, you get it, and are filled with a sense of wonder. That moment of understanding drives the greatest science-fiction stories and lies at the heart of Engineering Infinity. Whether it's coming up hard against the speed of light and, with it, the enormity of the universe, realizing that terraforming a distant world is harder and more dangerous than you'd ever thought, or simply realizing that a hitchhiker on a starship consumes fuel and oxygen with tragic results, it's hard science-fiction where sense of wonder is most often found and where science-fiction's true heart lies ..."--Page 4 of cover
The universe of things : short fiction by Gwyneth A Jones( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Languages
English (124)

Spanish (3)

German (1)

French (1)

Covers
North windPhoenix CaféDivine enduranceLife : a novelBold as loveThe shadow on the stairsDeconstructing the starships : science, fiction and realitySpirit : or, the Princess of Bois Dormant