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Kowal, Mary Robinette 1969-

Overview
Works: 47 works in 165 publications in 2 languages and 5,038 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Fantasy fiction, American  Love stories  History  Spy stories  Detective and mystery stories 
Roles: Author, Narrator
Classifications: PS3611.O74948, 813.6
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Publications about Mary Robinette Kowal
Publications by Mary Robinette Kowal
Most widely held works by Mary Robinette Kowal
Shades of milk and honey by Mary Robinette Kowal( Book )
13 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 852 libraries worldwide
In a Jane Austen-inspired alternate universe, two sisters, one beautiful and the other skilled in the glamour arts, test the limits of their gifts on an unscrupulous suitor
Glamour in glass by Mary Robinette Kowal( Book )
12 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 770 libraries worldwide
Newlyweds Jane and David Vincent travel to Belgium and their ability to create invisibility via glamour makes them a target for emperor Napoleon's returning forces
Without a summer by Mary Robinette Kowal( Book )
8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 625 libraries worldwide
Regency-era glamourists Jane and Vincent Ellsworth hope to bolster Melody's chances for a good marriage by accepting a commission from a prominent London family, a job that embroils them in an international crisis
Valour and vanity by Mary Robinette Kowal( Book )
12 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 512 libraries worldwide
"Mary Robinette Kowal's Valour and Vanity is a Regency version of a heist movie with a healthy dose of magic sprinkled in. After Melody's wedding, the Ellsworths and Vincents accompany the young couple on the their tour of the continent. Jane and Vincentplan to separate from the party and travel to Murano to study with glassblowers there, but their ship is set upon by Barbary corsairs while en route. It is their good fortune that they are not enslaved, but they lose everything to the pirates and arrive in Murano destitute.Fortunately, one of the gentlemen from the ship is a local banker and arranges for a line of credit and a place to live. Relieved, the Vincents begin the work for which they have come to Italy.All is proceeding apace until a solicitor arrives at their house and charges them with illegal trespass. Jane and Vincent produce letters from their banking friend, but they are all forgeries, and worse, he has used their forged letters to clean out their funds in England. Now, Jane and Vincent owe money to a number of people in town and are forbidden from travel. They manage to find some small work, but it is obvious to both of them that this path will not maintain them for long. Instead, Vincent hatches a reckless plan to get their money back. The ensuing adventure is a glorious envisioning of all the best parts of heist narratives, but in a Regency setting with magic"--
Sweet tea at sunrise a sweet magnolia novel by Sherryl Woods( Sound Recording )
11 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 428 libraries worldwide
Single mom Sarah Price has come home to Serenity, South Carolina for a fresh start. With support from her two best friends she can face any crisis. But sometimes a woman needs more than even treasured friends can provide. Sexy Travis McDonald may be exactly what Sarah's self-confidence requires. He is intent on getting Sarah to work at his fledgling radio station and maybe into his bed as well. Sarah's learned not to trust sweet words so she'll instead have to measure the man by his actions
Home in Carolina by Sherryl Woods( Sound Recording )
10 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 420 libraries worldwide
There's no place like home, especially if it's Serenity, South Carolina. For Annie Sullivan, though, the homecoming is bittersweet. She'd always envisioned a life there with her childhood best friend, Tyler Townsend. But Ty's betrayal has cost her the family and the future they'd once planned. For Ty, losing Annie was heartbreaking. Still, he can't imagine life without the three-year-old son whose mother left him for Tyler to raise
Honeysuckle summer by Sherryl Woods( Sound Recording )
9 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
After a devastating marriage, Raylene Hammond's best friends, the Sweet Magnolias, shielded her from the world. But when she met sheriff's deputy Carter Rollins, her haven no longer felt so safe. Carter understood why Raylene shut herself out. But with two kid sisters to raise, he was reluctant to devote time to this woman who's stolen his heart. Because even though Raylene knows he is a man worth loving, she may never be strong enough to accept what he's offering
The Hugo Award showcase 2010 volume ( file )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
"Each year, members of the World Science Fiction Convention vote for the science fiction and fantasy works they love the most: the Hugo Awards"--Back cover
Rosemary and Rue by Seanan McGuire( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
The murder of Countess Evening Winterrose pulls Toby back into the fae world. Unable to resist Evening's dying curse, which binds her to investigate, Toby must resume her former position as knight errant and renew old alliances. As she steps back into fae society, dealing with a cast of characters not entirely good or evil, she realizes that more than her own life will be forfeited if she cannot find Evening's killer
A local habitation by Seanan McGuire( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
October 'Toby' Daye, the daughter of a Faerie and a mortal man, is a changeling. Like her mother, she is gifted in blood magic, able to read what has happened to a person through a mere taste of blood. However, Toby is the only changeling who has earned knighthood, undertaking assignments for her liege, the Duke of the Shadowed Hills. Now, she must go to the County of Tamed Lightning and make sure that all is well with the Duke's niece, whom he has not been able to contact
An artificial night by Seanan McGuire( Sound Recording )
8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
Changeling knight in the court of the Duke of Shadowed Hills, October "Toby" Daye has survived numerous challenges that would destroy fae and mortal alike. Now Toby must take on a nightmarish new assignment. Someone is stealing both fae and mortal children, and all signs point to Blind Michael. When the young son of Toby's closest friends is snatched from their Northern California home and his sister falls into a coma-like state, the situation becomes way too personal. Toby has no choice but to track the villains down, even when there are only three magical roads by which to reach Blind Michael's realm, home of the legendary Wild Hunt, and no road may be taken more than once. If she cannot escape with all the children before the candle that guides and protects her burns away, Toby herself will fall prey to the Wild Hunt and Blind Michael's inescapable power. And it doesn't bode well for the success of her mission that her own personal Fetch, May Daye, the harbinger of Toby's own death, has suddenly turned up on her doorstep
Shades of milk and honey by Mary Robinette Kowal( file )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
In a Jane Austen-inspired alternate universe, two sisters, one beautiful and the other skilled in the glamour arts, test the limits of their gifts on an unscrupulous suitor
The mad scientist's guide to world domination original short fiction for the modern evil genius ( Sound Recording )
4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Explores the world of mad scientists and evil geniuses from their own wonderfully twisted point of view
One salt sea by Seanan McGuire( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Someone has kidnapped the sons of Duchess Dianda Lorden, regent of the Undersea Duchy of Saltmist. To prevent a war between land and sea, October 'Toby' Daye must not only find the missing boys, but also prove that the Queen of the Mists was not behind their abduction. She must find the boys in three days' time, or all of the Mists will pay the price
Ashes of honor by Seanan McGuire( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 60 libraries worldwide
It's been almost a year since October "Toby" Daye averted a war, gave up a county, and suffered personal losses that have left her wishing for a good day's sleep. She's tried to focus on her responsibilities, training Quentin, upholding her position as Sylvester's knight, and paying the bills-- but she can't help feeling like her world is crumbling around her, and her increasingly reckless behavior is beginning to worry even her staunchest supporters. To make matters worse Toby's just been asked to find another missing child .. it's the changeling daughter of her fellow knight, Etienne, who didn't even know he was a father until the girl went missing
Chimes at midnight by Seanan McGuire( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Things are starting to look up for October "Toby" Daye. She's training her squire, doing her job, and has finally allowed herself to grow closer to the local King of Cats. It seems like her life may finally be settling down-at least until dead changelings start appearing in San Francisco alleys, killed by an overdose of goblin fruit. Her efforts to take the problem to the Queen of the Mists are met with harsh reprisals, leaving her under sentence of exile from her home and everyone she loves
Late eclipses by Seanan McGuire( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Toby learns that an old friend is in dire trouble. Lily, Lady of the Tea Gardens, has been struck down by a mysterious, seemingly impossible illness, leaving her fiefdom undefended. Struggling to find a way to save Lily and her subjects, Toby must confront her own past as an enemy she thought was gone forever raises her head once more
This little pig by Mary Robinette Kowal( file )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 35 libraries worldwide
Young Aage longs for a 1952 MG-TD in British Racing Green and to impress his crush Concetta Dumas-Chan. Instead, he humiliates himself on his first day mucking pens on a pig farm. Aage manages to overcome his embarrassment and realizes the scene was probably quite funny. The thought that Concetta saw his humiliation terrifies him, but he still manages to converse with her and begin a real connection. A sweet story that will appeal to teens particularly, but adults as well
Scenting the dark & other stories by Mary Robinette Kowal( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
The lady astronaut of Mars by Mary Robinette Kowal( file )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
A Finalist for the 2014 Hugo Award for Best Novelette. Thirty years ago, Elma York led the expedition that paved the way to life on Mars. For years she's been longing to go back up there, to once more explore the stars. But there are few opportunities for an aging astronaut, even the famous Lady Astronaut of Mars. When her chance finally comes, it may be too late. Elma must decide whether to stay with her sickening husband in what will surely be the final years of his life, or to have her final adventure and plunge deeper into the well of space. At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied
 
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Alternative Names
Harrison, Mary Robinette 1969-
コワル, メアリ・ロビネット
Languages
English (128)
Japanese (2)
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