Mur Lafferty
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Mur Lafferty

2018 Hugo, Nebula, Philip K. Dick, Manly Wade Wellman Best Novel nominee (Six Wakes)
2018, 2017 Hugo Best Fancast nominee (Ditch Diggers)
2014, 2015 WINNER Manly Wade Wellman Award (The Shambling Guide to New York City & Ghost Train to New Orleans)
2013 WINNER John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer


"...the doyenne of scifi podcasting." ~Cory Doctorow, BoingBoing.net

Mur Lafferty is a podcaster and writer from Durham, NC. She made her name with podcasting (I Should Be Writing, The Angry Robot Podcast, and Escape Pod, the premier SF podcast magazine) and has written for magazines, roleplaying games, and audio and video podcasts.

She's the author of I Should Be Writing, Six Wakes, The Shambling Guides, and part of the team that writes Bookburners.

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    • Solo: A Star Wars Story

    • Expanded Edition
    • By: Mur Lafferty
    • Narrated by: Marc Thompson
    • Length: 9 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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      5 out of 5 stars 787
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    Though Han Solo has thrilled Star Wars fans for decades, the notorious wisecracking scoundrel was chasing adventure and dodging trouble long before he walked into the cantina at Mos Eisley spaceport....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Better execution than the movie!

    • By Amazon Customer on 10-03-18

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Six Wakes

    • By: Mur Lafferty
    • Narrated by: Mur Lafferty
    • Length: 9 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 845
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 777
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 778

    It was not common to awaken in a cloning vat streaked with drying blood....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • excellent story and characters

    • By Blaise Freeman on 02-26-17

    Regular price: $22.80

    • Minecraft: The Lost Journals

    • An Official Minecraft Novel
    • By: Mur Lafferty
    • Narrated by: Emily Shaffer
    • Length: 7 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Max and Alison are fascinated by the beat-up old journal Max finds and the strange gate its secretive author, the Enchanter, describes: a portal to an otherworldly realm of danger called the Nether....

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Ghost Train to New Orleans

    • By: Mur Lafferty
    • Narrated by: Mur Lafferty
    • Length: 9 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 121
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 115
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 116

    Zoe Norris writes travel guides for the undead. And she's good at it too - her newfound ability to talk to cities seems to help....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great story, even better than the first one

    • By Joshua on 03-22-14

    Regular price: $22.80

    • The Shambling Guide to New York City

    • By: Mur Lafferty
    • Narrated by: Mur Lafferty
    • Length: 9 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 227
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 214
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 212

    A travel writer takes a job with a shady publishing company in New York, only to find that she must write a guide to the city - for the undead....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Pleasantly Different Urban Fantasy

    • By Trick Brown on 06-04-13

    Regular price: $22.80

    • Solo: A Star Wars Story

    • Expanded Edition
    • By: Mur Lafferty
    • Narrated by: Marc Thompson
    • Length: 9 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 8

    Young Han dreams of someday soaring into space at the helm of his own starship and leaving his home, the gritty industrial planet Corellia, far behind....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great adaptation of a good movie

    • By Edmond Zippo on 10-10-18

    Regular price: $21.81

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