Cart
Free Shipping in Australia
Proud to be B-Corp

Seventh Son Orson Scott Card

Seventh Son By Orson Scott Card

Seventh Son by Orson Scott Card


$13.99
Condition - Very Good
Only 3 left

Summary

The first book in the acclaimed Tales of Alvin Maker series, by one of the world's best-loved SF/fantasy authors.

Seventh Son Summary

Seventh Son: Tales of Alvin Maker: Book 1 by Orson Scott Card

'Card has uncovered a rich vein of folklore and magic here, to which his assured handling of old time religion and manifest love of children is admirably suited: an appealing and intriguing effort.' - Kirkus Reviews

From the primal depth's of the world's greatest myths comes this gripping fantasy of a boy, born to be a Maker, whose dangerous journey towards knowledge and power makes history ...

Amid the deep woods where the Red Man still holds sway, a very special child is born. Young Alvin is the seventh son, and such a boy is destined to become great - perhaps even a man with the enormous powers of a Maker. But even in the loving safety of his home, dark forces reach out to destroy him. Somewhere out there is a power that will do anything to prevent him growing up ...

The first book in the acclaimed Tales of Alvin Maker series, by one of the world's best-loved SF/fantasy authors.

Books by Orson Scott Card:

Alvin Maker novels
Seventh Son
Red Prophet
Prentice Alvin
Alvin Journeyman
Heartfire
The Crystal City

Ender Wiggin Saga
Ender's Game
Speaker for the Dead
Xenocide
Children of the Mind
Ender in Exile

Homecoming
The Memory of the Earth
The Call of the Earth
The Ships of the Earth
Earthfall
Earthborn

First Formic War (with Aaron Johnston)
Earth Unaware
Earth Afire
Earth Awakens

Seventh Son Reviews

The man's versatility of style, subject and approach makes him unique in the SF field. -- ANNE MCCAFFREY
One of the genre's most convincing storytellers. -- LIBRARY JOURNAL
As always, Mr. Card writes with energy and conviction. -- THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW
The most important work of American fantasy since Stephen Donaldson's original Thomas Covenant trilogy. -- Chicago Suntimes
The most important work of American fantasy since Stephen Donaldson's original Thomas Covenant trilogy. * Chicago Suntimes *
Card has exceeded his own high standards ... The man's versatility makes him unique * Anne McCaffrey *

About Orson Scott Card

Orson Scott Card is the award-winning author of the Ender saga, the Alvin Maker series and the Homecoming series. He lives with his wife and three children in the US.

Additional information

GOR001236407
9781841490212
1841490210
Seventh Son: Tales of Alvin Maker: Book 1 by Orson Scott Card
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Little, Brown Book Group
19910103
256
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

Customer Reviews - Seventh Son