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Picacio, John

Overview
Works: 35 works in 41 publications in 2 languages and 1,340 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Psychological fiction  Fantasy fiction  Short stories  Fantasy fiction, English  Star Trek fiction  Science fiction  Novels  Bibliography‡vExhibition catalogs  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PR6057.E454, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about John Picacio
 
Most widely held works by John Picacio
Elric : the stealer of souls by Michael Moorcock( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A volume of fantasy short stories about Elric, the king of Melinboné and his sword, Stormbringer, which includes "The Dreaming City," "While the Gods Laugh," "The Stealer of Souls," and "Kings in Darkness."
White wolf : a novel of Druss the legend by David Gemmell( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two powerful men--Druss, Captain of the Axe, and Skilgannon, a warrior and priest who wields the Swords of Night and Day--form an alliance when the lands of the Drenal are threatened by vicious werebeasts of extraordinary strength
Elric : swords and roses by Michael Moorcock( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of writings by Michael Moorcock, including stories depicting the adventures of sorcerer, thief, and slayer Elric, who uses his vampiric sword to suck the energy from his victims and destroy his ancient race, the novel "The Revenge of the Rose," a screenplay for the novel "Stormbringer," the novella "Black Petals," and the conclusion to the "Aspects of Fantasy" essay series
Dark moon by David Gemmell( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The peaceful Eldarin were the last of three ancient races. The mystical Oltor, healers and poets, had fallen before the dread power of the cruel and sadistic Daroth. Yet in one awesome night the invincible Daroth had vanished from the face of the earth. Gone were their cities, their armies, their terror. The Great Northern Desert was their only legacy. Not a trace remained for a thousand years. The War of the Pearl had raged for seven years and the armies of the four Duchies were exhausted and weary of bloodshed. But the foremost of the Dukes, Sirano of Romark, possessed the Eldarin Pearl and was determined to unravel its secrets. Then, on one unforgetable day, a dark moon rose above the Great Northern Desert, and a black tidal wave swept across the land. In moments the desert had vanished beneath lush fields and forests and a great city could be seen glittering in the morning sunlight. From this city re-emerged the blood-hungry Daroth, powerful and immortal, immune to spear and sword. They had only one desire: to rid the world of humankind for ever. Now the fate of the human race rests on the talents of three heroes: Karis, warrior-woman and strategist; Tarantio, the deadliest swordsman of the age; and Duvodas the Healer, who will learn a terrible
Kirk : the star to every wandering by David R George( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In A Single Moment ... the lives of three men will be forever changed. In that split second, defined paradoxically by both salvation and loss, they will destroy the world and then restore it. Much had come before, and much would come after, but nothing would color their lives more than that one, isolated instant on the edge of forever," from Amazon.com
Deeper than swords : celebrating the work of George R.R. Martin( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conan : the damned horde by Fred Van Lente( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conan and his allies are thrown into battle against an army of brigands, thieves and ravagers hailing from all corners of the globe and led by a disgraced prince with pillaging on his mind. Conan enters into an uncertain alliance with this damned horde to steal a legendary treasure of immeasurable wealth that leads him on a perilous journey! And in the shadows a great evil lurks, awaiting its chance to destroy Conan!
When the devil drives : a wild cards story by Melinda Snodgrass( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For over 25 years, the Wild Cards universe has been thrilling readers the world over. Once an assassin and spy, superpowered ace Noel Matthews confronts unexpected enemies after discovering a dead body on the job. Now in development for TV: Rights to develop Wild Cards for TV have been acquired by Universal Cable Productions, the team that brought you The Magicians and Mr. Robot, with the co-editor of Wild Cards, Melinda Snodgrass as executive producer. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied
Nuestra señora de la Esperanza by Carrie Vaughn( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Wild Cards universe has been thrilling readers for over 25 years. In Carrie Vaughn's "Nuestra SeNora de la Esperanza," ace Ana Cortez discovers that sometimes to be truly healed, you must return to your roots
Discards by David D Levine( )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces Tiago Gonçalves, a teenager who scrapes collecting recyclables from the landfills of Rio de Janeiro. But after the Wild Card virus infects him, he learns to build something more
Prompt. Professional. Pop! by Walter Jon Williams( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Wild Cards universe has been thrilling readers for over 25 years. In Walter Jon Williams's "Prompt. Professional. Pop!" shows that to make it in Hollywood, it's not enough to be beautiful and talented, you've also got to take advantage of every opportunity that pops up. At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied
Nella casa del verme by George R. R Martin( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in Italian and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The button man and the murder tree (Chicago, 1971) by Cherie Priest( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George R.R. Martin's Wild Cards multi-author shared-world universe has been thrilling readers for over 25 years. Now, in addition to overseeing the ongoing publication of new Wild Cards books (like 2011's Fort Freak), Martin is also commissioning and editing new Wild Cards stories for publication on Tor.com. In Cherie Priest's "The Button Man and the Murder Tree," it's Chicago in 1971, and Raul is a button man -- a professional ender of lives that the Mob needs ended. But something's odd about his most recent assignments. And then there are those mushrooms growing out of his skin ... At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied
When we were heroes by Daniel Abraham( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George R.R. Martin's Wild Cards multi-author shared-world universe has been thrilling readers for over 25 years. Now, in addition to overseeing the ongoing publication of new Wild Cards books (like 2011's Fort Freak), Martin is also commissioning and editing new Wild Cards stories for publication on Tor.com. Daniel Abraham's "When We Were Heroes" is an affecting examination of celebrity, privacy, and the different ways people deal with notoriety and fame--problems not made easier when what you're famous for are superpowers that even you don't fully understand. At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied
Evernight by Victor Milán( )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Wild Cards universe has been thrilling readers for over 25 years. From the darkly brilliant imagination of Victor Milán, the novelette "Evernight" takes readers down to the depths of the Parisian catacombs. Candace Sessou is known to be many things: the ace known as The Darkness, a skilled negotiator in the field of diplomacy, a refugee with neither home nor family after fleeing a war-torn Congo. When she hears that her brother Marcel also survived but is now on the run as a wanted terrorist, Candace tracks him to the Parisian underground . . . only to strike a deal with dangerous forces in order to save both their lives.At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied
The atonement tango by Stephen Leigh( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Wild Cards universe has been thrilling readers for over 25 years. One act of terrorism changes the life of Michael "Drummer Boy" Vogali forever in Stephen Leigh's "The Atonement Tango." Now without his band, Joker Plague, Michael must figure out a way to re-build his life--and seek revenge. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied
The elephant in the room by Paul Cornell( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George R.R. Martin's Wild Cards multi-author shared-world universe has been thrilling readers for over 25 years. Now, in addition to overseeing the ongoing publication of new Wild Cards books (like 2011's Fort Freak, Martin is also commissioning and editing new Wild Cards stories for publication on Tor.com. Paul Cornell's "The Elephant in the Room" is the tale of a young woman who can temporarily take on the superpowers of people she's near ... and of the crisis this leads her into as she struggles to deal with an overcontrolling mother, a very strange boyfriend, and the beginning of a career. At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied
Book of dreams( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The flight of Morpho Girl by Caroline Spector( )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Wild Cards universe has been thrilling readers for over 25 years, and "The Flight of Morpho Girl" conjures up an adventurous new tale from the imaginations of accalimed sci-fi writers Caroline Spector and Bradley Denton. Adesina, known as "Morpho Girl", is used to handling the weird that is her everyday, but life has dealt her a tricky new hand. First, her mom, the crimefighter Amazing Bubbles, has been acting odd after her klast mission. Second, Adesina recently aged from ten to sixteen, making everyone think she's even weirder than she already is. On top of everything else, her best friend goes missing. What's a newly-teenaged joker need to do to catch a break? At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied
The wave by Walter Mosley( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Receiving a bizarre prank call from someone claiming to be his dead father, Errol visits the graveyard where his father is buried and makes an astonishing discovery about a supernatural presence that is spreading throughout the planet
 
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White wolf : a novel of Druss the legend
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John Picacio American artist

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