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Hand, Elizabeth

Overview
Works: 115 works in 352 publications in 7 languages and 12,518 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction, American  Young adult works  College stories  Star Wars fiction  Short stories, American  Bildungsromans  Fantasy fiction  Science fiction 
Roles: Author, Adapter
Classifications: PS3558.A4619, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Elizabeth Hand
 
Most widely held works by Elizabeth Hand
Available dark : a thriller by Elizabeth Hand( Book )

16 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Italian and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fleeing for her life after she is shown photographs of ritual killings during a mysterious job in Helsinki, Cass Neary encounters a former lover and exiled musician in Iceland only to be inundated by a series of unsolved murders
Generation loss : a novel by Elizabeth Hand( Book )

14 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cass Neary made her name in the 1970s as a photographer embedded in the burgeoning punk movement in New York City. Her pictures of the musicians and hangers on, the infamous, the damned, and the dead, got her into art galleries and a book deal. But thirty years later she is adrift, on her way down, and almost out. Then an old acquaintance sends her on a mercy gig to interview a famously reclusive photographer who lives on an island in Maine. When she arrives Downeast, Cass stumbles across a decades-old mystery that is still claiming victims, and into one final shot at redemption
Mortal love : a novel by Elizabeth Hand( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a tale that explores the link between creativity and madness, artist Radborne Comstock interacts with a captivating woman who both inspires him and becomes an object of obsession
Waking the moon by Elizabeth Hand( Book )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two women compete to be moon goddess and rule the world. The setting is the department of magic, witchcraft and religion at a Washington university. Its normal-looking faculty staff and students are in fact leading members of the world's dark powers
Maze of deception : [a Clone Wars novel] by Elizabeth Hand( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When he died in the first Clone War battle, Jango Fett left a fortune somewhere on the planet of Aargau. The bounty hunter Aurra Sing is the only person who knows where the fortune is. But Jango's son, Boba Fett, is the only person who can get to it ..."
Black light by Elizabeth Hand( Book )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 649 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two factions of magicians vie for control of the world in this horror fantasy in Maine. The events are seen through the eyes of a high-school girl and they play out during a film director's party
A new threat by Elizabeth Hand( Book )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When you work for Jabba the Hutt, you do whatever he wants you to do-no matter what the risk. As Jabba's newest bounty hunter, Baba Fett has a lot to prove ... and little time to prove it. So when Jabba sends him into the thick of the Clone Wars, there's no backing down from the fight. General Grievous is at the heart of the plot to overthrow the Republic. He is fierce, strong, and virtually unstoppable. When his path crosses Boba's, sparks fly and many lives are threatened
Hunted by Elizabeth Hand( Book )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and German and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trying to become a bounty hunter, young Boba Fett searches for Jabba the Hutt on the barren planet of Tatooine
Illyria : a novel by Elizabeth Hand( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teenage cousins Madeleine and Rogan, who share twin souls and a sexual relationship, are cast in a school production of Twelfth Night that forces them to confront their respective strengths and future prospects
Pursuit by Elizabeth Hand( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and German and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Boba Fett searches the Coruscant underworld in a quest to exact revenge on Mace Windu, the Jedi who took the life of his father. Boba Fett is in danger. He's been captured by his enemies, his life nearly forfeit. His job for Jabba the Hutt is far from done. Things are looking grim, but Boba Fett didn't become the most famous bounty hunter in the galaxy through defeat. Now he must turn the tables and come out on top, to ensure his infamous future
Glimmering : a novel by Elizabeth Hand( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last days of aids victim Jack Finnegan as he fights death with drugs discovered by the Japanese in World War II experiments. The story is told against the background of an Earth crippled by pollution and ozone depletion. By the author of Walking the Moon
Saffron and brimstone : strange stories : a collection by Elizabeth Hand( Book )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aptly subtitled "strange stories," the eight superbly crafted tales share Hand's predilection for probing the translucent borderline between magic and reality. A young lepidopterist spends a summer volunteering at London's Regent's Park Zoo and discovers a talent for transforming her lovers into rare butterfly specimens
Radiant days : a novel by Elizabeth Hand( Book )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aspiring artist Meredith contemplates suicide, but her mind is changed after she finds a wall painting that can transport people through time and she meets an inspiring young artist from a different era
Winterlong : a novel by Elizabeth Hand( Book )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Amid the ruins of a once great city, a girl and her beautiful long-lost twin brother are drawn to the seductive voice of a green-eyed boy whose name is Death. Together they must journey through a poisoned garden filled with children who kill and beasts that speak--all the while resisting the evil that compels them to join in a nightmare ritual of blood that will unleash the power of the ancients and signal the end of humanity
Errantry : strange stories by Elizabeth Hand( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No one is innocent, no one unexamined in award-winner Elizabeth Hand's new collection. From the summer isles to the mysterious people next door all the way to the odd guy one cubicle over, Hand teases apart the dark strangenesses of everyday life to show us the impossibilities, broken dreams, and improbable dreams that surely can never come true
Icarus descending by Elizabeth Hand( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wendy Wanders and Margalis return in the thrilling conclusion of the Winterlong trilogy-and their lives hang on one question: "What is Icarus'"Araboth is destroyed, open war rules both the earth and sky, and Margalis Tast'annin sees himself as the last hope for the Ascendants as they fight against the dangerous energumens. Outside the destroyed City of Trees, Wendy Wanders finds herself joining the rebel forces as they wait for the mythical and mysterious Icarus to turn the tide of the rebellion. With the Philip K. Dick Award & ndash;nominated Icarus Descending, Elizabeth Hand completes the sensual dystopian Winterlong trilogy. And the explosive conclusion will reveal the final fates of geneslaves, the Ascendants, and the legendary combat leader Metatron as all eyes look to the sky for Icarus. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Elizabeth Hand including rare images and never-before-seen documents from the author's personal collection
Radiant days a novel by Elizabeth Hand( )

8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She is a painter. He is a poet. Their art bridges time. It is 1978. Merle is in her first year at the Corcoran School of Art, catapulted from her impoverished Appalachian upbringing into a sophisticated, dissipated art scene. It is also 1870. The teenage poet Arthur Rimbaud is on the verge of breaking through to the images and voice that will make his name. The meshed power of words and art thins the boundaries between the present and the past--and allows these two troubled, brilliant artists to enter each other's worlds
Last summer at Mars Hill by Elizabeth Hand( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's nothing fancy. Just a faded resort on the rocky Maine coast, inhabited by aging hippies, their rebellious children -- and the elusive, shimmering spirits known as "the Golden Ones."
Songs of the Dying Earth( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thank you, Mr. Vance / Dean Koontz -- Preface / Jack Vance -- The True vintage of Erzuine Thale / Robert Silverberg -- Grolion of Almery / Matthew Hughes -- The Copsy Door / Terry Downling -- Caulk the witch-chaser / Liz Williams -- Inescapable / Mike Resnick -- Abrizonde / Walter Jon Williams -- The Traditions of Karzh / Paula Volsky -- The Final quest of the Wizard Sarnod / Jeff Vandermeer -- The Green bird / Kage Baker -- The Last golden thread / Phyllis Eisenstein -- An Incident at Uskvesk / Elizabeth Moon -- Sylgarmo's Proclamation / Lucius Shepard -- The Lamentably comical tragedy (or the laughably tragic comedy) of Lixal Laoavee / Tad Williams -- Guyal the Curator / John C. Wright -- The Good magician / Glenn Cook -- The Return of the Fire Witch / Elizabeth Hand -- The Collegeum of Mauge / Byron Tetrick -- Evillo the Cunning / Tanith Lee -- The Guiding nose of Ulf?nt Banderoz / Dan Simmons -- Frogskin cap / Howard Waldrop -- A Night at Tarn House / George R.R. Martin -- An Invocation of incuriosity / Neil Gaiman
Aestival tide by Elizabeth Hand( )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Hand’s Winterlong trilogy continues: Welcome to Araboth In Aestival Tide,Elizabeth Hand returns to the extraordinary Winterlong universe. In Araboth—the majestic, domed, multi-tiered city of the Ascendants—obsession with beauty and power vents in haunting, horrific ways. The resurrected Margalis Tast’annin has become the Aviator Imperator of the Ascendants, enslaved by his former lover and exiled to the debauched city of Araboth. And the city that was once home to an advanced society is now a shadow of its former self. Now, as the once-in-a-decade Aestival Tide approaches, the formerly great dome teeters on the brink of its own destruction. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Elizabeth Hand including rare images and never-before-seen documents from the author’s personal collection
 
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Alternative Names
ハンド, エリザベス

Languages
English (147)

Polish (5)

French (4)

Dutch (4)

German (2)

Italian (2)

Japanese (1)

Covers
Mortal love : a novelWaking the moonMaze of deception : [a Clone Wars novel]Black lightA new threatHuntedIllyria : a novelPursuit