Martha Wells
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Martha Wells

Martha Wells has written many fantasy novels, including The Books of the Raksura series (beginning with The Cloud Roads), the Ile-Rien series (including The Death of the Necromancer) as well as YA fantasy novels, short stories, media tie-ins (for Star Wars and Stargate: Atlantis), and non-fiction. Her most recent fantasy novel is The Harbors of the Sun in 2017, the final novel in The Books of the Raksura series. She has a new series of SF novellas, The Murderbot Diaries, published by Tor.com in 2017 and 2018. She was also the lead writer for the story team of Magic: the Gathering's Dominaria expansion in 2018. She has won a Nebula Award, a Hugo Award, an ALA/YALSA Alex Award, a Locus Award, and her work has appeared on the Philip K. Dick Award ballot, the USA Today Bestseller List, and the New York Times Bestseller List. Her books have been published in eleven languages.

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    • All Systems Red

    • By: Martha Wells
    • Narrated by: Kevin R. Free
    • Length: 3 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,901
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,472
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,469

    All Systems Red is the tense first science fiction adventure novella in Martha Wells' series The Murderbot Diaries. For fans of Westworld and Ex Machina....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • I just wish all four stories were one book...

    • By Garrett Stone on 11-05-18

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Artificial Condition

    • By: Martha Wells
    • Narrated by: Kevin R. Free
    • Length: 3 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,340
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,159
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,154

    It has a dark past - one in which a number of humans were killed. A past that caused it to christen itself "Murderbot." But it has only vague memories of the massacre that spawned that title, and it wants to know more....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fun and fast!

    • By FA in Austin on 06-23-18

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Exit Strategy

    • By: Martha Wells
    • Narrated by: Kevin R. Free
    • Length: 3 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,561
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,435
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,434

    Murderbot wasn't programmed to care. So its decision to help the only human who ever showed it respect must be a system glitch....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • New favorite series! Best I've read in YEARS!!!

    • By Jaime on 10-02-18

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Rogue Protocol

    • The Murderbot Diaries, Book 3
    • By: Martha Wells
    • Narrated by: Kevin R. Free
    • Length: 3 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,610
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,490
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,487

    The case against the too-big-to-fail GrayCris Corporation is floundering, and more importantly, authorities are beginning to ask more questions about where Dr. Mensah's SecUnit is. And Murderbot would rather those questions went away. For good....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great, but...

    • By Amazon Customer on 12-03-18

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Razor's Edge

    • Star Wars: Empire and Rebellion, Book 1
    • By: Martha Wells
    • Narrated by: January LaVoy
    • Length: 9 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 601
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 565
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 564

    Times are desperate for the Rebel Alliance. Harassment by the Empire and a shortage of vital supplies are hindering completion of a new secret base on the ice planet Hoth....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great Book, Adequate Narrator.

    • By Pamela on 09-29-13

    Regular price: $28.00

    • The Serpent Sea

    • By: Martha Wells
    • Narrated by: Christopher Kipiniak
    • Length: 14 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 609
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 540
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 551

    Moon, once a solitary wanderer, has become consort to Jade, sister queen of the Indigo Cloud court.....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wow - An original universe

    • By Magdalena on 04-14-14

    Regular price: $24.95

    • The Edge of Worlds

    • By: Martha Wells
    • Narrated by: Christopher Kipiniak
    • Length: 16 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 156
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 146
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 145

    An expedition of groundlings from the Empire of Kish have traveled through the Three Worlds to the Indigo Cloud court of the Raksura, shape-shifting creatures of flight....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Next Book Please

    • By Allora Star on 11-02-17

    Regular price: $29.95

    • The Siren Depths

    • By: Martha Wells
    • Narrated by: Christopher Kipiniak
    • Length: 15 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 416
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 384
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 385

    All his life, Moon roamed the Three Worlds, a solitary wanderer forced to hide his true nature - until he was reunited with his own kind....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Excellence in Worldbuilding

    • By Sharon on 03-17-13

    Regular price: $29.95

    • The Wizard Hunters

    • Fall of Ile-Rien, Book 1
    • By: Martha Wells
    • Narrated by: Talmadge Ragan
    • Length: 17 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 57
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 49
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50

    Ile-Rien is in peril. A mysterious army known only as the Gardier has surrounded the country, attacking in ominous black airships....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • One of my favorite books

    • By Amy on 03-24-14

    Regular price: $34.99

    • The Cloud Roads

    • By: Martha Wells
    • Narrated by: Christopher Kipiniak
    • Length: 15 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 924
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 837
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 836

    Moon has spent his life hiding what he is - a shape-shifter able to transform himself into a winged creature of flight....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Very original but flawed

    • By David on 06-22-13

    Regular price: $29.95

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