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Rudnicki, Stefan 1945-

Overview
Works: 604 works in 2,493 publications in 1 language and 61,900 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Domestic fiction  History  Fantasy fiction  Novels  Christmas stories  Political fiction  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Performer, Director, Author, Producer, Editor, Production personnel, Author of introduction, Compiler
Classifications: PS3553.A655, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Stefan Rudnicki
Ender's game by Orson Scott Card( Recording )

33 editions published between 1905 and 2013 in English and held by 2,307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six-year-old Ender Wiggin and his siblings at Battle School are being tested and trained to determine whether they possess the abilities to remake the world-- if the world survives an all-out war with an alien enemy
The lost gate by Orson Scott Card( Recording )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny grew up in a family compound in Virginia, believing that he alone of his family had no magical power. But he was wrong. Kidnapped from his high school by a rival family, he learns that he has the power to reopen the gates between Earth and the world of Westil
Speaker for the dead by Orson Scott Card( Recording )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ender Wiggin, the young military genius, discovers that a second alien war is inevitable and that he must dismiss his fears to make peace with humanity's strange new brothers
Big country by Louis L'Amour( Recording )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ride, you Tonto raiders: Matt Sabre finds himself on the special trail to the home of the man he gunned down. It was a rough and bitter trip from El Paso to the Mogollons in the Tonto Basin, where if a man saw a stranger, he shot him!
The Actor's book of classical monologues( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revolutionary summer the birth of American independence by Joseph J Ellis( Recording )

6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph J. Ellis' focus: the summer of 1776, the most dramatic few months in the story of our country's founding. The thirteen colonies came together and agreed to secede from the British Empire. At the same time, the British dispatched the largest armada ever to cross the Atlantic; it cruised off the coast of Staten Island in early July
Leaving by Karen Kingsbury( Recording )

8 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When offered the chance to audition for a Broadway musical in New York City, Bailey Flanigan is unable to pass up what she considers an opportunity of a lifetime. However, her boyfriend Cody is staying behind in Indiana to be close to his mother. Now in a big city all by herself, Bailey must embark on the latest chapter in her young life
Legacy of ashes The history of the CIA by Tim Weiner( Recording )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of the CIA from the end of World War II to Iraq, in a study that condemns the organization for its record, its inability to understand world affairs, the violence it has unleashed, and its undermining of American politics
His illegal self by Peter Carey( )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Che is a precocious young boy raised in isolated privilege by his New York grandmother. Yearning for his famous outlaw parents--radical 1960s activists who are now among the FBI's most wanted--he's denied all access to television and the news. But he takes hope from his long-haired teenage neighbor, who predicts, "They will come for you, man. They'll break you out of here." And one afternoon, the prediction appears to come true. Soon Che, too, is an outlaw, fleeing with the woman into the subway and pitched into a journey that leads them to a hippie commune in the jungles of tropical Australia. Here, Che slowly, bravely confronts his life, learning that nothing is what it seems
The gate thief by Orson Scott Card( Recording )

9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here on Earth, Danny North is still in high school, yet he holds in his heart and mind all the stolen outselves of thirteen centuries of gatemages. The Families still want to kill him if they can't control him--and they can't control him; he is far too powerful. On Westil, Wad is now nearly powerless--he lost everything to Danny in their struggle. Even if he can survive the revenge of his enemies, he must still somehow make peace with the Gatemage Daniel North, for when Danny took that power from Loki, he also took responsibility for the Great Gates. And when he comes face-to-face with the mages who call themselves Bel and Ishtoreth, he will understand just why Loki closed the gates all those centuries ago
The Actor's book of monologues for women from non-dramatic sources by Stefan Rudnicki( Book )

7 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"More than 200 selections from ... prose and verse."--Cover
Shadow puppets by Orson Scott Card( Recording )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Earth and its society have been irrevocably changed in the aftermath of Ender Wiggin's victory over the Formics. The unity enforced upon the warring nations by an alien enemy has shattered. Nations are rising again, seeking territory and influence, and most of all, seeking to control the skills and loyalty of the children from the Battle School. But one person has a better idea. Peter Wiggin, Ender's older, more ruthless brother, sees that any hope for the future of Earth lies in restoring a sense of unity and purpose. And he has an irresistible call on the loyalty of Earth's young warriors. With Bean at his side, the two will reshape our future.--
Learning by Karen Kingsbury( Recording )

7 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bailey is slowly inching toward her dream of becoming an actress while Cody coaches and mentors a high school football team. However, they are slowly drifting apart, and when Cody's past catches up to him, he is forced to reach out to others for help
Empire [a disturbing look at a possible future] by Orson Scott Card( Recording )

11 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American Empire has grown too fast, and the fault lines at home are stressed to the breaking point. The war of words between Right and Left has collapsed into a shooting war, though most people just want to be left alone. The battle rages between the high-technology weapons on one side, and militia foot-soldiers on the other, devastating the cities, and overrunning the countryside. But the vast majority, who only want the killing to stop, and the nation to return to more peaceful days, have technology, weapons and strategic geniuses of their own. When the American dream shatters into violence, who can hold the people and the government together? And which side will you be on?
Earth unaware by Orson Scott Card( Recording )

9 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mining ship El Cavador, beyond Pluto, detects a fast-moving incoming object headed toward Earth. The crew decides it's probably not important, but they're wrong: it represents the opening wave of the first Formic War
Ender in exile by Orson Scott Card( Recording )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Savior of Earth and a military genius, Ender is given the opportunity to live on Eros, at one of Earth Hegemony's training facilities, in isolation. Opting instead to leave his home planet and set out for the colonies, Ender enters into a life-changing adventure
A war of gifts by Orson Scott Card( Recording )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a short novel set during Ender Wiggins's first years at Battle School, where it is forbidden to celebrate religious holidays, chaos erupts when older student Dink Meeker places a gift in another student's shoe on Sinterklaaus Day, a small act of rebellion that ignites a struggle between the students and staff and forces everyone to make a choice during the War over Santa Claus
Hidden empire by Orson Scott Card( Recording )

10 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

President Averell Torrent launches America into a get-tough, this-world-is-our-empire foreign policy stance. When Captain Bartholomew "Cole" Coleman sees the danger Torrent poses to American democracy and the potential disasters involved in his foreign military adventures, he quickly runs afoul of Torrent and, while on the run, finds proof that Torrent orchestrated a presidential assassination
Lost boys by Orson Scott Card( )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Step Fletcher, his wife DeAnne, and their children have just moved to Steuben, North Carolina, where there has been a rash of mysterious disappearances. Plagued by various problems, the religious Fletcher family slowly adjusts to the community. Eight-year-old son Stevie, however, spends all his spare time with his imaginary friends. Preoccupied with settling into their new home, Step and DeAnne fail to understand the connection between Stevie's friends and the young boys' disappearances. Almost too late, Stevie makes the ultimate sacrifice to convince his family that his imaginary friends are real and to reveal the boys' murderer
Pathfinder by Orson Scott Card( Recording )

12 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rigg is a teenager who possesses a secret talent that allows him to see the paths of people's pasts. Rigg's only confidant is his father, whose sudden death leaves Rigg completely alone, aside from a sister he's never met. But a chance encounter with Umbo, another teen with a special talent, reveals a startling new aspect to Rigg's abilities, compelling him to reevaluate everything he's every known
 
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The Actor's book of classical monologues
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The lost gateSpeaker for the deadBig countryThe Actor's book of classical monologuesLeavingLegacy of ashes The history of the CIAHis illegal selfThe Actor's book of monologues for women from non-dramatic sources