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Scalzi, John 1969-

Overview
Works: 107 works in 279 publications in 5 languages and 11,914 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Popular works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Short stories, American  Blogs  Anecdotes  Humor 
Roles: Editor, Narrator
Classifications: PS3619.C256, 813.6
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Publications about John Scalzi
Publications by John Scalzi
Most widely held works about John Scalzi
 
Most widely held works by John Scalzi
Old man's war by John Scalzi( Book )
25 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and German and held by 1,386 libraries worldwide
Enlisting in the army on his seventy-fifth birthday, John Perry joins an interstellar war between Earth and alien enemies who would stake claims on the few existing inhabitable planets, unaware that the conflict involves much more than he understands
Redshirts by John Scalzi( Book )
10 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,326 libraries worldwide
Enjoying his assignment with the xenobiology lab on board the prestigious Intrepid, ensign Andrew Dahl worries about casualties suffered by low-ranking officers during away missions before making a shocking discovery about the starship's actual purpose
The ghost brigades by John Scalzi( Book )
18 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,227 libraries worldwide
When humanity is threatened by an alliance of three adversarial races who would halt the world's expansion into space, Jared Dirac, a super-power clone, tries to discover why the scientist who gave him his DNA has revealed key military secrets
The last colony by John Scalzi( Book )
19 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Korean and held by 1,197 libraries worldwide
Serving his human colony on distant Huckleberry as a village ombudsman, retired fighter John Perry looks forward to settling into farm life with his wife and adopted daughter before he is drawn back into the dangerous interstellar politics of his past
Fuzzy nation by John Scalzi( Book )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 988 libraries worldwide
Jack Holloway, prospecting on Zara XXIII for ZaraCorp, finds an immensely valuable stream of sunstone. But when he forwards footage of the planet's catlike, native "fuzzies" to a biologist friend --who believes the "fuzzies" are sentient--hired company thugs, murder, and arson soon follow to protect ZaraCorp's mining interests
Zoe's tale by John Scalzi( Book )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 983 libraries worldwide
Zoë Boutin-Perry travels to the fledgling colony world of Roanoke with her adoptive parents, John Perry and Jane Sagan, who have accepted positions as administrators. When her biological father develops the technology to give the Obin consciousness and self-awareness, she suddenly becomes the center of a critical but endangered treaty between the Obin and the Colonial Union
The android's dream by John Scalzi( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 910 libraries worldwide
To avoid an interstellar incident, ex-cop and hacker Harry Creek searches for a rare type of sheep to be used in an alien race's coronation ceremony, following a trail that leads to pet store owner Robin Baker, whose genes contain traces of the sheep DNA
The human division by John Scalzi( Book )
4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 696 libraries worldwide
B Team leader Lieutenant Harry Wilson counters hostile alien forces, angry humans and unpredictable elements from the universe in order to protect the interests of the Colonial Union
The rough guide to the universe by John Scalzi( Book )
9 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 537 libraries worldwide
Contains information on the planets of the solar system, provides advice on observing planets and stars, discusses theories of how the universe came into existence, and offers listings of planetariums, observatories, and "deep sky" sites
Agent to the stars by John Scalzi( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 516 libraries worldwide
The space-faring Yherajk have come to begin humanity's first interstellar friendship. Unfortunately, they are hideous and they smell like rotting fish. They're going to need the best agent in Hollywood to make the friendly, odiferous creatures palatable to humanity
The rough guide to sci-fi movies by John Scalzi( Book )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 461 libraries worldwide
This guide explores cinema's fascination with space exploration, time travel, and fantastical worlds and tells the stories behind the movies that have been expanding our universe since film began
The God engines by John Scalzi( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 380 libraries worldwide
Devoted to the Bishopry Militant and to his crew, ship captain Ean Tephe is given a secret mission to a hidden land
Metatropolis by John Scalzi( Book )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 194 libraries worldwide
You're at the city limits now. See what's waiting inside. --Book Jacket
Fuzzy nation by John Scalzi( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Jack Holloway works alone. Hundreds of miles from ZaraCorp's headquarters on planet, 178 light-years from the corporation's headquarters on Earth, Jack is content as an independent contractor. As for his past, that's not up for discussion. Then, in the wake of an accidental cliff collapse, Jack discovers a seam of unimaginably valuable jewels, to which he manages to lay legal claim just as ZaraCorp is cancelling their contract with him for his part in causing the collapse
The Sagan diary by John Scalzi( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
"Fans of John Scalzi's "Old Man" universe, prepare yourselves: there's a long new story in that universe, told from the point of view of one of the series' most intriguing characters." "Subterranean Press is proud to present The Sagan Diary, a long novelette that for the first time looks at the worlds of the Hugo-nominated Old Man's War and its sequel The Ghost Brigades from the point of view of Lieutenant Jane Sagan, who in a series of diary entries gives her views on some of the events included in the series... and sheds new light into some previously unexplored corners. If you thought you knew Jane Sagan before, prepare to be surprised."--BOOK JACKET
The human division by John Scalzi( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
It's a violent, competitive universe. And the home planet would have been an easy conquest, if not for the efforts of the Colonial Union, the human spacefaring military organization that has defended the world for generations. But the Colonial Union kept many secrets from humanity, until John Perry revealed them to Earth's billions
Redshirts a novel with three codas by John Scalzi( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Enjoying his assignment with the xenobiology lab on board the prestigious Intrepid, ensign Andrew Dahl worries about casualties suffered by low-ranking officers during away missions before making a shocking discovery about the starship's actual purpose
Uncle John's presents Book of the dumb by John Scalzi( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Contains hundreds of true stories that demonstrate the utter stupidity of humans
The God engines by John Scalzi( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 62 libraries worldwide
Captain Ean Tephe is a man of faith, whose allegiance to his lord and to his ship is uncontested. The Bishopry Militant knows this, and so, when it needs a ship and crew to undertake a secret, sacred mission to a hidden land, Tephe is the captain to whom the task is given. Tephe knows from that the start that his mission will be a test of his skill as a leader of men and as a devout follower of his god. It's what he doesn't know that matters
Uncle John's presents Book of the dumb 2 by John Scalzi( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
In this sequel to the best-selling Uncle John's Presents Book of the Dumb, guest author John Scalzi casts a wide net to bring readers more mind-boggling dumbosities perpetrated by dumb-doers. This time, to prove that dumb-nastics are not a modern phenomenon, Scalzi digs into the past to unearth some of history's most ill-advised blunders. The lesson: Dumb is as dumb does. And you'll be smarter for reading it
 
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Alternative Names
Scalzi, John (John Michael), 1969-
Scalzi, John Michael 1969-
סקאלזי, ג׳ון, 1969-
スコルジー, ジョン
Languages
English (150)
German (2)
Russian (1)
Spanish (1)
Korean (1)
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