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Bear, Elizabeth

Overview
Works: 70 works in 217 publications in 1 language and 14,361 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fantasy fiction, American  Fantasy fiction  History  Occult fiction  Domestic fiction  Science fiction 
Classifications: PS3602.E2475, 813.6
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Elizabeth Bear
All the windwracked stars by Elizabeth Bear ( Book )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A last surviving member of the ancient Valkyries race returns to the last surviving city on her dying world to reclaim a sword of power owned by her lost brothers and sisters, an effort that is challenged by a hunting Mingan the Wolf
Range of ghosts by Elizabeth Bear ( Book )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Going into exile after barely escaping a war waged by his cousin and brother, Temur, the grandson and heir of the Great Khan, teams up against an enemy cult with former princess Samarkar, who after a series of bitter betrayals has pursued a life of magical study
A companion to wolves by Sarah Monette ( Book )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teen-aged Njall, son and heir of the local lord, does not hide from the tithe of boys that the Wolfcarls demand. These men and their large bonded wolves are all that stand between the villages and the brutal trolls and wyverns that ravage the countryside and honor demands that Njall do what is right despite the sacrifice
By the mountain bound by Elizabeth Bear ( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For five hundred years the immortal Children of the Light, einherjar and valkyrie, have lived together in the North of Valdyrgard. But one dreadful day a woman is washed up from the sea, a Lady who is no mortal, though she is not valkyrie either. Thus begins the breaking of the Children of the Light, the tarnishing of their power, and the death of Valdyrgard. A prequel to Elizabeth Bear's highly acclaimed "All the Windwracked Stars."
Ink and steel : a novel of the Promethean Age by Elizabeth Bear ( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kit Marley, playwright and spy in the service of Queen Elizabeth, has been murdered. His true gift to Her Majesty was his way with words, crafting plays infused with a subtle magic that maintained her rule. He performed this task on behalf of the Prometheus Club, a secret society of nobles engaged in battle against sorcerers determined to destroy England. Assuming Marley's role is William Shakespeare--but he is unable to create the magic needed to hold the Queen's enemies at bay. Resurrected by enchantment in Faerie, Marley is England's only hope. But before he can assist Will in the art of magic, he must uncover the traitor among the Prometheans responsible for his death.--From publisher description
Undertow by Elizabeth Bear ( )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Andreé Deschênes wants to escape his life as a hired assassin. He hopes to learn the art of conjuring, manipulating the odds of people's lives. But a revolution is brewing in the city of Novo Haven, where an alien race is finally gaining ground, demanding they be treated as citizens. And before André moves on, he has a contract to fulfill
The sea thy mistress by Elizabeth Bear ( Book )
8 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beautiful Cathoair, now an immortal warrior angel, has been called back to the city of Eiledon to raise his son -- Muire's son as well -- cast up on shore as an infant. It is seemingly a quiet life. But deadly danger approaches: the evil goddess Heythe, who engineered the death of Valdyrgard, has travelled forward in time on her rainbow steed seeking revenge
Carnival by Elizabeth Bear ( )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Michelangelo Kisanagi-Jones and Vincent Katherinessen, former abassador-spies, have been ordered to New Amazonia to bring back information about the planet's cheap, renewable energy source. But secretly, one of the men devises other plans
Shattered pillars by Elizabeth Bear ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Exiled heir Re-Tamur and his wizard friend Sarmarkar take on the dark forces that are determined to conquer the great Empires along the Celedon Road
Chill by Elizabeth Bear ( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The generation ship Jacob's Ladder has barely survived cataclysms from without and within. Now, riding the shock wave of a nova blast toward an uncertain destiny, the damaged ship remains a war zone. Even as Perceval, the new captain, struggles to come to terms with the traumas of her recent past, the remnants of rebellion aboard the ship threaten the crew's survival
Dust by Elizabeth Bear ( Book )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After her wings are shorn in battle, the angel Perceval is held captive in an aging spaceship, served by her lost sister and servant girl Rien, and the two must escape together if they are to stop a war and save both of their houses
Whiskey & water : a novel of the Promethean Age by Elizabeth Bear ( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Several years ago, Matthew the Magician ended an age-old war. It only cost him everything -- and everyone -- he knew and loved. Turning against his mentor, Jane Andraste, in the realm of Faerie left him physically crippled and his power shattered. But Matthew remains the protector of New York City. So when he finds a young woman brutally murdered by a Fae creature, he must bring her killer to justice before Jane uses the crime to justify more war -- and before he confronts an even larger threat in the greatest Adversary of all
Blood and iron by Elizabeth Bear ( Book )
8 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For centuries, the human mages of the Prometheus Club and the otherworldly creatures of Faerie have battled for control over Earth's destiny with neither side capable of achieving victory over the other. Their impasse has just come to an end
Hell and earth : a novel of the Promethean age by Elizabeth Bear ( Book )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kit Marley and William Shakespeare are playwrights in the service of Queen Elizabeth, employed by the Prometheus Club. Their words, infused with magic, empower Her Majesty's rule. But some of the Prometheans, comprised of England's most influential men and mages, conspire to usurp the Queen. Able to walk in both worlds, Kit seeks allies to aid him in his mission to protect Elizabeth - only to encounter enemies, mortal and monster, who will stop at nothing to usher in a new age
Dust by Patricia Daniels Cornwell ( )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After her wings are shorn in battle, the angel Perceval is held captive in an aging spaceship, served by her lost sister and servant girl Rien, and the two must escape together if they are to stop a war and save both of their houses
Carnival by Elizabeth Bear ( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One time ambassador-spies for Old Earth, Michelangelo Kusanagi-Jones and Vincent Katherinessen are reunited when they are sent to New Amazonia, under the guise of returning priceless pieces of art, to gain control of the region's valuable energy supply, but their mission goes dangerously awry, thanks to the extraordinary women of New Amazonia and a force of unimaginable power
The tempering of men by Sarah Monette ( Book )
6 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A sequel to "A Companion of Wolves" finds a new pack formed by Isolfr and his sister, the Konigenwolf Viradechtis, threatened by a rivalry between its two war leaders, a situation that is complicated by an invading army of humans
New Amsterdam by Elizabeth Bear ( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Abigail Irene Garrett, a woman past her youth but not beyond the occasional scandal, works as a forensic sorceress and an officer of the Crown. Sebastien de Ulloa has seen more than 900 years and has nothing left to live for. When Abigail and Sebastien find themselves in the New World, one in which the magic of the Iroquois prevents the American Colonies from expanding, they become the young land's best hope for justice
Grail by Elizabeth Bear ( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ship Jacob's Ladder has arrived at its destination - the planet they call Grail. But Grail is populated by humans already, who call their home Fortune. They are wary of sharing Fortune, particularly with genetically engineered humans. Meanwhile, a murder aboard Jacob's Ladder indicates that there are enemies among the crew
Undertow by Elizabeth Bear ( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a remoted, frontier planet, hired assassin Andre Deschenes wants nothing more than to escape his murderous past and to find someone who can teach him the art of conjuring--the ability to manipulate odds and control probability--only to discover that his latest target is the lover of the one person who can help him escape his past
 
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Alternative Names
Bear, Elizabeth (Sarah Bear Elizabeth Wishnevsky), 1971-
Wishnevsky, Sarah.
Wishnevsky, Sarah Bear Elizabeth, 1971-
エリザベス・ベア
ベア, エリザベス
Languages
English (117)
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