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The Redemption of Christopher Columbus
First Edition
By (author): Orson Scott Card
9780812508642 Paperback, Mass market English General Trade FICTION / Science Fiction / Time Travel Feb 15, 1997 Print Run: 25000
$10.99 CAD
Active 4.22 x 7.09 x 1.11 in | 200 gr 416 pages Tor/Forge Tor Science Fiction
NYPL Books for the Teen Age 1997, Winner Books for the Teen Age, New York Public Library 1997
In one of the most powerful and thought-provoking novels of his remarkable career, Orson Scott Card'sPastwatchinterweaves a compelling portrait of Christopher Columbus with the story of a future scientist who believes she can alter human history from a tragedy of bloodshed and brutality to a world filled with hope and healing.

Orson Scott Card is the author of the novelsEnder's Game,Ender's Shadow, andSpeaker for the Dead.Ender's Game andSpeaker for the Dead both won Hugo and Nebula Awards, making Card the only author to win these two top prizes in consecutive years. There are seven other novels to date in The Ender Universe series. Card has also written fantasy:The Tales of Alvin Maker is a series of fantasy novels set in frontier America;The Lost Gate, is a contemporary magical fantasy. Card has written many other stand-alone sf and fantasy novels, as well as movie tie-ins and games, and publishes an internet-based science fiction and fantasy magazine,Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show. Card was born in Washington and grew up in California, Arizona, and Utah. He served a mission for the LDS Church in Brazil in the early 1970s. Besides his writing, Card directs plays and teaches writing and literature at Southern Virginia University. He lives in Greensboro, North Carolina, with his wife, Kristine Allen Card, and youngest daughter, Zina Margaret.

“Card makes a strong case for being the best writer science fiction has to offer.” —The Houston Post

“A bold and compassionate alternative history filled with believable historical and fictional characters. The author ofEnder's Game and theAlvin Maker series clearly demonstrates his brilliance as a weaver of possibilities.” —Library Journal

Pastwatch: The Redemption of Christopher Columbus is the best book Orson Scott Card has written since 1985, when hisEnder's Game won both the Hugo and Nebula Awards.” —Philadelphia Inquirer

“Readable and engaging, full of likable heroes and unmistakable villains....Pastwatch raises many significant and vital questions about humanity's social development, that mixture of flaws and promise.” —Locus

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