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Snodgrass, Melinda M. 1951-

Overview
Works: 41 works in 104 publications in 1 language and 6,317 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Short stories  Science fiction  Fantasy fiction  Love stories 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PS648.S3, 813.54
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Most widely held works about Melinda M Snodgrass
 
Most widely held works by Melinda M Snodgrass
Inside straight by Wild Cards Trust( Book )
9 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new generation of aces comes of age as twenty-one of them compete against each other in a series of tasks and stunts on the blockbuster TV reality show "American Hero," and John Fortune, son of the show's creator, discovers his destiny
Suicide kings : a wild cards mosaic novel by Wild Cards Trust( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1946, an alien virus that rewrites human DNA was accidentally unleashed in the skies over New York City. It killed ninety percent of those it infected. Nine percent survived to mutate into tragically deformed creatures. And one percent gained superpowers
Busted flush : a wild cards mosaic novel by George R. R. (EDT)/ Snodgrass, Melinda M. (CON)/ Farrell, S. L./ Milan, Victor/ Miler, John Jos Martin( Book )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of "Wild Cards" tales finds veteran ace John Fortune assembling a team of powerful mutants to assist the world's troubled regions, in a volume that includes contributions by such writers as Melinda Snodgrass, Carry Vaughn, and Stephen Leigh
Fort Freak by George R. R Martin( Book )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collaborative novel reveals the world of Fort Freak, a Manhattan police precinct that is operated by mutants and superpowered agents of justice
Lowball by George R. R Martin( Book )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Decades after an alien virus changed the course of history, the surviving population of Manhattan still struggles to understand the new world left in its wake. Natural humans share the rough city with those given extraordinary--and sometimes terrifying--traits. While most manage to coexist in an uneasy peace, not everyone is willing to adapt. Down in the seedy underbelly of Jokertown, residents aregoing missing. The authorities are unwillingto investigate, except for a fresh lieutenant looking to prove himself and a collection of unlikely jokers forced to take matters into their own hands--or tentacles. The deeper into the kidnapping case these misfits and miscreants get, the higher the stakes are raised. Edited by #1 -- Lowball At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied
Songs of love & death : all-original tales of star-crossed love by Gardner R Dozois( Book )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of original tales that explores crossover themes of romance, fantasy, and science fiction, with contributions by such genre authors as Tanith Lee, Jo Beverly, Jim Butcher, and Neil Gaiman
The edge of reason by Melinda M Snodgrass( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Officer Richard Oort of the Albuquerque Police Department is caught in the middle of this primal battle when he rescues a mysterious teenage girl from a trio of inhuman hunters. Recruited by the Lumina to serve as their latest paladin, Richard ends up fighting beside a handful of unlikely allies, including an adolescent sorceress, an enigmatic philanthropist, a sexy coroner, and a homeless god with multiple personalities
Jokers wild a mosaic novel by Melinda M Snodgrass( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 2014 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The journey into high adventure soars on! Let the secret history of the world be told--of the alien virus that struck Earth after World War II, and of the handful of survivors who found they now possess superhuman powers. Some were called Aces, endowed with powerful mental and physical prowess. The others were Jokers, tormented by bizarre mind or body disfigurements. Some served humanity. Others wreaked terror. Now, forty years later, under the streets of Manhattan an evil genius unleashes the powers of darkness--and Aces and Jokers alike must fight for their lives. Here, in the third volume of the Wild Cards series, seven of science fiction's most gifted writers take you on a journey of wonder and excitement. Includes stories by: Edward Bryant, Leanne C. Harper, George R.R. Martin, John J. Miller, Lewis Shiner, Walter Simons, Melinda M. Snodgrass"--
The edge of ruin by Melinda M Snodgrass( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Richard Oort is an Alburquerque cop and also CEO of Lumina Enterprises. He works to defend the people against the Old Ones who are driving humans to acts of unspeakable violence
The tears of the singers by Melinda M Snodgrass( Book )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Composer Guy Maslin joins the crew of the "Enterprise" to investigate the strange continuous song of the inhabitants of Taygeta, source of a dangerous spacewarp, and they discover that the destruction of the Singers is linked to the growing discontinuity
Aces high by George R. R Martin( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"After the alien virus struck humanity in the wake of World War II, a handful of the survivors found they possessed superhuman powers. The Wild Cards shared-world volumes tell their story. Here in book two, we trace these heroes and villains through the tumultuous 1980s, in stories from SF and fantasy giants such as George R.R. Martin, Roger Zelazny, Pat Cadigan, Lewis Shiner, Walter Jon Williams, and others"--
A Very large array : New Mexico science fiction and fantasy ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ace in the hole : a Wild cards mosaic novel ( Book )
6 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Decades have passed since the first victims of the Wild Card virus appeared in public life. Transformed into Aces, with useful and remarkable powers, or Jokers, deformed and twisted, the virus has changed lives. But not all mutations are easily identified. As campaigners converge on Atlanta for the Democratic Party Convention, one man sets his final plan into motion. Gregg Hartmann, outwardly normal, polite and serious, is in fact secretly a sadistic murderer with terrible psychic abilities. He also has an insatiable lust for power. And what better hiding place is there than being in the race for the most protected, public and powerful role in the world? If Hartmann can secure the Democratic nomination, he may well become the President of the United States. But there are those who would stop him...Edited by George R. R. Martin with assistance from Melinda M. Snodgrass, this mosaic novel also contains work from Victor Milan, Walter Jon Williams, Walton Simons and Stephen Leigh
Runespear by Victor Milán( Book )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aces abroad a mosaic novel by Stephen Leigh( )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What would our world be like if superhuman heroes and villains had been real flesh-and-blood men and women who lived through the 20th century's most turbulent history? In Wild cards 4: Aces abroad, a fact-finding mission seeks the truth about how Wild cards are treated in other nations. From the jungles of Haiti to the Great Wall of China and behind the Iron Curtain, the Wild cards team investigates the fate of their fellow Aces and Jokers everywhere
Card sharks : a wild cards mosaic novel ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dead man's hand : a Wild card novel by George R. R Martin( Book )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wild cards a mosaic novel by George R. R Martin( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The alien virus arrived on Earth just after World War II and the world was never the same. For those who become infected, there are two results: death, or transformation. And depending on the recipient, death is sometimes the preferable outcome. Only a few lucky ones become super-human "aces" as a side effect of the virus; the rest are turned into horrible, grotesque "jokers." It's a strange and wonderful, terrible and terrifying world where anything can go. A world that, in a twist of fate, could lie just outside your door. A world of Wild cards
Jokertown shuffle : a Wild cards mosaic novel ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One-eyed jacks : a Wild card Mosaic novel by George R. R Martin( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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