Meditations on Middle-Earth – edited by Karen Haber

"Meditations on Middle-Earth" edited by Karen Haber.

“Meditations on Middle-Earth” edited by Karen Haber.

Title: Meditations on Middle-Earth
Author(s): Douglas A. Anderson, Poul Anderson, Orson Scott Card, Charles de Lint, Diane Duane, Raymond E. Feist, Esther M. Friesner, Lisa Goldstein, Greg Hildebrandt, Tim Hildebrandt, Robin Hobb, Glenn Hurdling, Ursula K. Le Guin, George R.R. Martin, Terry Pratchett, Michael Swanwick, Harry Turtledove, Terri Windling
Editor(s): Karen Haber
Cover Artist: John Howe
Interior Artist(s): John Howe
Language: English
Publisher: St. Martin’s Press
Published: November 2001
ISBN-10: 0312275366
ISBN-13: 9780312275365
Notes: These are all essays about Middle-Earth, with one interview.
   “Preface: The Beat Goes On” by Karen Haber
   “Introduction” by George R.R. Martin
   “Our Grandfather: Meditations on J.R.R. Tolkien” by Raymond E. Feist
   “Awakening the Elves” by Poul Anderson
   “A Changeling Returns” by Michael Swanwick
   “If You Give a Girl a Hobbit” by Esther M. Friesner
   “The Ring and I” by Harry Turtledove
   “Cult Classic” by Terry Pratchett
   “A Bar and a Quest” by Robin Hobb
   “Rhythmic Pattern in the Lord of the Rings” by Ursula K. Le Guin
   “The Longest Sunday” by Diane Duane
   “Tolkien After All These Years” by Douglas A. Anderson
   “How Tolkien Means” by Orson Scott Card
   “The Tale Goes Ever On” by Charles de Lint
   “The Mythmaker” by Lisa Goldstein
   “‘The Radical Distinction…’: A Conversation with Tim and Greg Hildebrandt” interview of Tim and Greg Hildebrandt by Glenn Hurdling
   “On Tolkien and Fairy-Stories” by Terri Windling

The Ship Who Sang by Anne McCaffrey

"The Ship Who Sang" by Anne McCaffrey.

“The Ship Who Sang” by Anne McCaffrey.

Title: The Ship Who Sang
Series: Brain Ships
Number in Series: 1 (one)
Author(s): Anne McCaffrey
Cover Artist: Greg Hildebrandt, Tim Hildebrandt
Language: English
Original Publisher: Walker & Co.
Originally Published: 1969
Publisher: Del Rey, Science Fiction Book Club
Published: February 1996
ISBN-10: 0345334310
ISBN-13: 9780345334312
Catalog Number: 10737 (SFBC)

The Sword of Shannara by Terry Brooks

"The Sword of Shannara" by Terry Brooks.

“The Sword of Shannara” by Terry Brooks.

Title: The Sword of Shannara
Series: Shannara Trilogy
Number in Series: 1 (one)
Author: Terry Brooks
Cover Artist: Greg Hildebrandt, Tim Hildebrandt
Language: English
Original Publisher: Random House
Originally Published: 1977
Publisher: Del Rey
Published: April 1977
ISBN-10: 0345314255
ISBN-13: 9780345314253

Restoree by Anne McCaffrey

"Restoree" by Anne McCaffrey.

“Restoree” by Anne McCaffrey.

Title: Restoree
Author: Anne McCaffrey
Cover Artist: Greg Hildebrandt, Tim Hildebrandt,
Language: English
Original Publisher: Ballantine
Originally Published: September 1967
Publisher: Del Rey
Published: May 1990
ISBN-10: 0345351878
ISBN-13: 9780345351876
Notes: McCaffrey’s first published novel.