Nancy Farmer
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Nancy Farmer

Nancy Farmer has written three Newbery Honor Books: The Ear the Eye and the Arm; A Girl Named Disaster; and The House of the Scorpion, which, in 2002, also won the National Book Award. Other books include The Lord of Opium (sequel to The House of the Scorpion) Do You Know Me: Tapiwa's Uncle, The Warm Place, the Trolls trilogy, three picture books for young children and an adult novel, A New Year's Tale. Nancy Farmer grew up on the Arizona-Mexico border and lives with her family in Arizona.

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    • The House of the Scorpion

    • By: Nancy Farmer
    • Narrated by: Raul Esparza
    • Length: 10 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,050
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 878
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 878

    Matt is a clone of El Patrón, a powerful drug lord of the land of Opium, which is located between the United States and Mexico....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Great Book

    • By Amazon Customer on 08-05-10

    Regular price: $31.93

    • The Lord of Opium

    • By: Nancy Farmer
    • Narrated by: Raul Esparza
    • Length: 11 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 264
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 243
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 243

    As the teenage ruler of his own country, Matt must cope with clones and cartels in this riveting sequel to the modern classic House of the Scorpion....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wow wow wow

    • By Ryan on 07-09-14

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Sea of Trolls

    • By: Nancy Farmer
    • Narrated by: Gerard Doyle
    • Length: 13 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 334
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 293
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 293

    Siblings Jack and Lucy are captured by fearsome Vikings with a thirst for battle and pillaging. Taken to the court of Ivar the Boneless, Jack and Lucy are sent on a perilous journey....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great children's book and still good for adults

    • By Nick on 05-09-15

    Regular price: $31.49

    • The Land of the Silver Apples

    • By: Nancy Farmer
    • Narrated by: Gerard Doyle
    • Length: 13 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 170
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 106
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 110

    Jack has caused an earthquake. He was trying to save his sister, Lucy, from being thrown down a well, but he is, after all, only a 13-year-old bard in training....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • editor cut part of the story out :(

    • By Amanda Cook on 08-07-17

    Regular price: $31.93

    • The Ear, the Eye, and the Arm

    • By: Nancy Farmer
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 9 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 104
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 96
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 97

    Zimbabwe, 2194. General Matsika's three children sneak out of the house on a forbidden adventure and disappear....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Amazing premise, decent execution

    • By David Hoffman on 01-23-16

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Islands of the Blessed

    • Sea of Trolls Trilogy, Book 3
    • By: Nancy Farmer
    • Narrated by: Gerard Doyle
    • Length: 13 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 114
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 82
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 82

    In this much-anticipated conclusion to the Sea of Trolls trilogy, Notland is no place to seek one's true calling....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Rich with mythology and vivid descriptions!

    • By Kathy on 04-08-13

    Regular price: $31.93

    • A Girl Named Disaster

    • By: Nancy Farmer
    • Narrated by: Lisette Lecat
    • Length: 12 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 32
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31

    Eleven-year-old Nhamo is running for her life. When the village witch finder decrees that she must marry a cruel stranger to propitiate an evil spirit, her only recourse is to steal a fishing boat....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Folklore of Mozambique and Zimbabwe

    • By Orchidsand on 03-23-16

    Regular price: $27.99

    • The Warm Place

    • By: Nancy Farmer
    • Narrated by: Lisette Lecat
    • Length: 4 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 1

    Baby Ruva lives with her giraffe family in a beautiful jungle. One sad day, she is kidnapped and taken across the ocean to a horrible zoo....

    Regular price: $17.49

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