Vonda N. McIntyre





Vonda N. McIntyre


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in Louisville, Kentucky, The United States
August 28, 1948

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Vonda Neel McIntyre is a U.S. science fiction author. She is one of the first successful graduates of the Clarion Science fiction writers workshop. She attended the workshop in 1970. By 1973 she had won her first Nebula Award, for the novelette "Of Mist, and Grass and Sand." This later became part of the novel Dreamsnake, which won both the Hugo and Nebula Awards. The novelette and novel both concern a female healer in a desolate primitivized venue. McIntyre's debut novel was The Exile Waiting which was published in 1975. Her novel Dreamsnake won the Nebula Award and Hugo Award for best novel in 1978 and her novel The Moon and the Sun won the Nebula in 1997. She has also written a number of Star Trek and Star Wars novels, including Enterpri ...more

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Dreamsnake

3.85 avg rating — 6,851 ratings — published 1978 — 32 editions
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The Crystal Star

3.08 avg rating — 6,785 ratings — published 1994 — 25 editions
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Star Trek II: The Wrath Of ...

4.06 avg rating — 2,474 ratings — published 1982 — 17 editions
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Enterprise: The First Adven...

3.71 avg rating — 1,762 ratings — published 1986 — 25 editions
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3.87 avg rating — 1,489 ratings — published 1984 — 14 editions
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The Entropy Effect (Star Tr...

3.62 avg rating — 1,496 ratings — published 1981 — 26 editions
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The Moon and the Sun

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3.60 avg rating — 1,302 ratings — published 1997 — 27 editions
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Star Trek IV: The Voyage Ho...

3.91 avg rating — 1,203 ratings — published 1986 — 22 editions
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Starfarers

3.51 avg rating — 334 ratings — published 1989 — 8 editions
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The Exile Waiting

3.60 avg rating — 287 ratings — published 1975 — 11 editions
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For an instant's flash Kylis remembered being taunted like this before, when she was very small. Anything but that. Anything but what you really want.”
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