WorldCat Identities

Tepper, Sheri S.

Overview
Works: 102 works in 475 publications in 7 languages and 20,351 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Fantasy fiction  Feminist fiction  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3570.E673, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sheri S Tepper
The gate to Women's Country by Sheri S Tepper( Book )

29 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a nuclear holocaust, civilization evolves into two disparate parts of walled towns and warrior garrisons
Grass by Sheri S Tepper( Book )

32 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marjorie has to find answers about the planet known as Grass. A plague that threatens to destroy all human life is spreading among the stars, on all worlds except Grass. Why is it immune?
Beauty : a novel by Sheri S Tepper( Book )

28 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From the Paperback edition
A plague of angels by Sheri S Tepper( Book )

14 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and French and held by 1,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A malevolent prophecy about an age-old battle unites the fortunes of a powerful witch living in a magical fortress, a young woman from an enchanted village, and a young man who has run away from home
The Margarets by Sheri S Tepper( Book )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a future Earth from which human slaves are traded for desperately needed water supplies, a lonely Mars settler manifests multiple personalities that develop individual lives and talents that collaborate to protect the world from hostile alien races
The companions by Sheri S Tepper( Book )

17 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famed linguist Paul Delis travels to the enigmatic planet Moss to determine whether the strange multicolored shapes of dancing light observed on the planet's surface are evidence of intelligent life. With Delis is his half sister, Jewel, the wife of one of the explorers lost on Jungle. Working together, they are to determine the true nature of the "Mossen" and decipher the strange "language" that accompanies the phenomenon. Leaving an overpopulated homeworld that is rapidly becoming depleted of the raw materials needed for human survival, Jewel is a member of a radical underground group opposing a recent government edict that will eliminate all of the planet's "nonessential" living inhabitants. And it is here, at the universe's unexplored edge, where the fate of endangered creatures may ultimately be decided
The visitor by Sheri S Tepper( Book )

16 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and French and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When an asteroid crashed into the Earth hundreds of years ago in the twenty-first century, much of what was considered civilization was obliterated. All that remains of that time are paltry fragmented memories of science and life colored by myth and superstition
The fresco by Sheri S Tepper( Book )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bookstore manager Benita Alvarez-Shipton's life is changed drastically when a pair of aliens ask her "to transmit their message of peace to the powers that be in Washington," and then to share their culture, their beliefs, and their art--especially the ancient and mystical Fresco that appears to dominate their collective lives."--Jacket
Shadow's end : a novel by Sheri S Tepper( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One man's struggle against a strange force causing mass deaths on planets in space. The setting is a planet where men worship a terrifying god. A look at man's place in the universe by the author of Beauty
Raising the stones by Sheri S Tepper( Book )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A Foundation book." Caught between the cultures of two different planetary worlds, Sam Girat searches restlessly for his purpose in life
The waters rising by Sheri S Tepper( Book )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Sea King declares war on the small kingdoms of Norland, and forbids any ships from sailing on the rising waters that threaten to flood humanity, a princess must awaken an ancient killer to save the world
Singer from the sea by Sheri S Tepper( Book )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An heiress on the isolated planet of Haven must unmask a terrible truth--or else the entire civilization is doomed to be swept away on a cosmic sea of oblivion
Six moon dance by Sheri S Tepper( Book )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and French and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel on a planet where the sex roles are reversed, women pursuing men to the point where men wear veils to avoid exciting them. The story concerns a possible disaster because of volcanic eruption
Sideshow by Sheri S Tepper( Book )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The planet Elsewhere, peaceful for years, until deadly religions incidents occur, Enforcer Fringe Owldark is sent to investigate the arrival of the Hobbs Land gods
Gibbon's decline and fall by Sheri S Tepper( Book )

12 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A war of the sexes whose heroines are members of a feminist club. They take on an alliance of men who want to reduce women to the role of slaves
The family tree by Sheri S Tepper( Book )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigaing three bizarre and apparently unrelated murders, officer Dora Henry is baffled when trees sprout overnight and turn the city into a teeming jungle, revealing to Dora strange clues about the killings and about the future
Fish tails : a novel by Sheri S Tepper( Book )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Searching for others who might be interested in adopting their sea-dwelling lifestyle, Abasio and Xulai, along with their children, encounter strange visitors from the far-off world of Lom who have been gathered together to perform one last good deed on Earth before its metamorphosis is complete
Northshore by Sheri S Tepper( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New fantasy writer. Compelling story set in distant planet where humans and winged natives uneasily coexist
The Awakeners by Sheri S Tepper( Book )

25 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Southshore by Sheri S Tepper( Book )

8 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityHorlak, E. E.

controlled identityOliphant, B. J.

controlled identityOrde, A. J.

Eberhart, Sheri S.

Horlak, E. E.

Oliphant, B. J.

Oliphant B. J. 1929-....

Orde, A. J.

Orde A. J. 1929-....

Sheri S. Tepper crivain amricaine

Sheri S. Tepper scrittrice statunitense

Sheri S. Tepper US-amerikanische Science-Fiction-, Fantasy-, Horror- und Mystery-Autorin

Sheri Stewart Tepper

Tepper, S.

Tepper, Sheri Stewart.

テッパー, シェリ・S

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GrassBeauty : a novelA plague of angelsThe MargaretsThe companionsThe visitorThe frescoShadow's end : a novel