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Youll, Stephen

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Works: 35 works in 37 publications in 1 language and 3,080 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Fantasy fiction  Psychological fiction  Epic fiction  Juvenile works  Action and adventure fiction  Short stories  Historical fiction  Television adaptations 
Roles: Illustrator
Classifications: PS3563.A7239, 813.54
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Publications by Stephen Youll
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Most widely held works by Stephen Youll
Rama revealed by Arthur C Clarke( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1,389 libraries worldwide
Nicole Wakefield, ex-governor of the colony of humans on the spaceship Rama III, is in her cell awaiting death for treason. She opposed the colony's new rulers. But Richard, her husband whom she thought dead, sends robots to rescue her
Cloud's rider by C. J Cherryh( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 786 libraries worldwide
The setting is a planet whose mind-reading animals can impose their will on humans to the point of making them mad. The humans' only protection are so-called nighthorses which can block the thoughts of the other animals. The novel is the story of a nighthorse and his rider
Blood of mystery by Mark Anthony( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
Runebreaker Travis Wilder and three friends are stranded in a Colorado mining town on Earth of the 1880s while Grace Beckett learns in present-day Eldh that she must oppose the Pale King and his army in a battle that will decide Eldh's future
The gates of winter by Mark Anthony( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
For eons, the enigmatic Shemal has known only two Runebreakers. One, her rival Kelephon, served the Pale King and his army of apocalypse. The other was Travis Wilder, the Runebreaker of prophecy. Now, an outcast and newly made Runebreaker Larad, Shemal has found a weapon to open the door between worlds. As the shadow of Shemal's master, the vengeful god Mohg, Lord of Nightfall, looms, Grace Beckett seeks to harness wild magic and Travis Wilder joins her in the struggle between warriors and mages, witches and kings, and betrayers of every form. As the time of final reckoning approaches, Travis and Grace will find themselves facing a dark conspiracy of evil whose virulence threatens to overwhelm anyone who stands in its way. Yet if they don't succeed in stopping it, two worlds will be lost forever
The Briar king by J. Gregory Keyes( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
Two millennia after humans were freed from the tyranny of slavery, the Briar King, a legendary portent of death, reawakens, and the fate of the kingdom lies in the hands of the king's woodsman, a rebellious girl, and a new-made knight
Lost in transmission by Wil McCarthy( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
The Nebula Award-nominated author of "The Collapsium" sweeps readers into the future on a thrilling odyssey of discovery and adventure aboard a ship of exiled rebels coming of age in an eternity that may be shorter than anyone has ever guessed. Original
Windhaven by George R. R Martin( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 64 libraries worldwide
On stormy Windhaven, the descendants of long-ago stranded star-sailors live on widely separated islands. Lacking metals to sustain industrial technology, the inhabitants depend on flyers, humans with wings made from the original star sail, to bring news and carry messages, uniting far-flung communities. Maris, a land-bound female adopted into a flyer family, loves to fly. But when her stepbrother, Coll, turns thirteen, he as first-born stands to inherit the irreplaceable wings, even as he dreams of being a traveling singer instead. When Maris tries to resolve both quandaries by stealing the wings, she challenges not only flyer law but the basic assumptions of Windhaven society. Establishing competitions to win wings and training academies for students from non-flyer families, and defending a "made" flyer accused of treason for stopping a war, Maris faces the lifelong consequences of talent come into conflict with privilege
Strange days : fabulous journeys with Gardner Dozois by Gardner R Dozois( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Collection of previously published stories with introductions by guest writers
Fool's errand by Robin Hobb( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
FitzChivalry Farseer emerges from seclusion when Prince Dutiful, the young heir to the Farseer throne, disappears, and as Fitz sets out to find the Prince before his betrothal ceremony, he is unexpectedly confronted by betrayal and intrigue at every turn
A game of thrones by George R. R Martin( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
In this absorbing tale, a long-ago event has thrown the seasons into disarray, and the royal house of Starks has a motto befitting the kingdom's volatile conditions: "Winter is coming". Prophetically, it becomes a metaphor for the horrors that could consign the kingdom to the darkest moment in its history
Starshield sentinels by Margaret Weis( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
The crew of an Earth spaceship is attacked by aliens and some captured crewmen are sacrificed to a man-eating deity. The spacemen are hunting for synthetic intelligences which have rebelled
Hunters of Dune by Brian Herbert( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
A group of refugees escapes on a ship into the uncharted reaches of the galaxy, seeking safety with the assistance of Paul Muad'Dib and Lady Jessica, revived with the help of genetic technology, while avoiding the diabolical traps of the Enemy
By schism rent asunder by David Weber( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Despite the implacable hostility of the Church of God Awaiting, Charis still stands, still free, still tolerant, still an island of innovation in a world in which the Church has worked for centuries to keep humanity locked at a medieval level of existence. But the powerful men who run the Church aren't going to take their defeat lying down. Charis may control the world's seas, but it barely has an army worthy of the name. And as King Cayleb knows, far too much of the kingdom's recent good fortune is due to the secret manipulations of the being that calls himself Merlin--a being that, the world must not find out too soon, is more than human. A being on whose shoulders rests the last chance for humanity's freedom.--From publisher description
Golden fool by Robin Hobb( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Taking up residence at Buckkeep as a spy, FitzChivalry Farseer navigates the complex intrigues of the court as he seeks to unravel the secrets of Prince Dutiful's betrothed and sort out his own chaotic personal life
Sandworms of Dune by Brian Herbert( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A ship of escaped refugees uses genetic technology to revive talented figures from the world's past in order to safeguard their survival, including Paul Maud'Dib and Lady Jessica
The first stone by Mark Anthony( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Seeking refuge from his old life, Runebreaker Travis Wilder is is forced to return to Eldh, the long-lost city of sorcerers, and their ancient enemies, the Scirathi, plan to use Travis or his daughter to restore the lost power, unless he and his old friend, Grace Beckett, can find the Last Rune to stop the annihilation. The Pale King has been defeated, his legions decimated. The Dark God Mohg has been destroyed. And the evil corporation, Duratek, has been disbanded, foiled in its efforts to strip-mine the world of Eldh. And for our heroes, three years have passed in relative peace. But only relative, because every one of them know in their hearts that their duties are not yet ended. For perihelion approaches, as the two worlds continue to grow nearer. And bad things are coming in its wake. In the skies over Earth, astronomers have noted an anomaly which seems to be swallowing stars whole. On Eldh, these rifts in the sky are appearing as well--and the dragon Sinfathisar tells Grace Beckett that, if left unchecked, these holes of anti-being will annihilate all of creation forever. He adds that only Travis Wilder--whom the Mournish believe is fated to raise the lost city of Morindu the Dark from the desert sands that hide and hold it--can save the world. But what is the connection between the lost city of the sorcerers and the wounds that rift the heavens? As Grace goes in search of Travis and Travis goes in search of his kidnapped daughter, all the threads of fate begin to pull together, revealing ancient mysteries on both worlds, and connections within connections that carry all the way back through time. With both worlds increasingly wracked by tempests and earthquakes and a palpable sense of hopelessness and despair, and with magic sputtering and dying around them, can our heroes patch together the missing pieces of the puzzle before all of life is annihilated?
Foundation by Isaac Asimov( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
As the Galactic Empire declines, psychohistorian Hari Seldon and his band of psychobiologists from the Foundation, designed to be the nucleus of an eventual ideal universal ruling corporation
L. Ron Hubbard presents Writers of the future. the year's twelve best tales from the Writers of the Future international writers' program ( file )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
Discover Imaginative New Worlds of Tomorrow. Discover the new visionaries of imagination in the Writers of the Future. Established in 1983 by L. Ron Hubbard expressly for the aspiring writer, Writers of the Future has become the most respected and significant forum for new talent in all aspects of speculative fiction. Never before published first-rate science fiction and fantasy stories selected by top names in the field. "Not only is the writing excellent ... it is also extremely varied. There's a lot of hot new talent in it."--Locus Magazine
 
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