Sherwood Smith
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Sherwood Smith

Sherwood Smith studied in Austria, finally earning a master's in history--she's been a governess, a bartender, and wore various hats in the film industry before turning to teaching for 20 years. She began her publishing career in 1986. To date she's published over forty books, nominated for several awards, including the Nebula, the Mythopoeic Fantasy Award, and an Anne Lindbergh Honor Book.

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    • Crown Duel

    • By: Sherwood Smith
    • Narrated by: Emma Galvin
    • Length: 18 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 290
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 271
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 272

    If she is to survive, Meliara must learn a whole new way of fighting - with wits and words and secret alliances. In war, at least, she knew in whom she could trust.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Do they listen before publishing?

    • By Angelee R. on 09-01-16

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Wren Journeymage

    • By: Sherwood Smith
    • Narrated by: Andi Ackerman
    • Length: 9 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12

    The first summer of peace brings Wren on her weekly visit to the young Queen Teressa, where she encounters the derisive, upsetting Hawk Rhiscarlan riding in!....

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Wren's War

    • By: Sherwood Smith
    • Narrated by: Andi Ackerman
    • Length: 7 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10

    When the evil Andreus's hunger for power leads to war, Wren and her friends are thrust into the middle of the struggle....

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Phoenix in Flight

    • Exordium, Book 1
    • By: Sherwood Smith, Dave Trowbridge
    • Narrated by: James Patrick Cronin
    • Length: 20 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 30

    Brandon nyr-Arkad, dissolute youngest son of the ruler of the Thousand Suns, abandons the life of service planned for him and flees into the lawless Rift....

    Regular price: $34.94

    • Stranger

    • By: Rachel Manija Brown, Sherwood Smith
    • Narrated by: Caitlin Davies, Chris Patton
    • Length: 12 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 23
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 20

    Many generations ago, a mysterious cataclysm struck the world. Governments collapsed and people scattered to rebuild where they could....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great!

    • By kara on 04-19-16

    Regular price: $24.47

    • Lhind the Thief

    • By: Sherwood Smith
    • Narrated by: Julia Farhat
    • Length: 9 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 23
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 20

    Lhind has been on the run all her life. Stealing what she needs, using magic for disguise, she never stays anywhere long....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointing

    • By Melanie Flynn on 04-04-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • A Posse of Princesses

    • By: Sherwood Smith
    • Narrated by: Emma Galvin
    • Length: 9 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 57
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 48
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 50

    Rhis, princess of a small kingdom, is invited along with all the other princesses in her part of the world to the coming of age party of the Crown Prince of Vesarja, which is the central and most important kingdom....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I love this .My favorite part is the unmasking!!!!

    • By Jill A on 04-30-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • A Stranger to Command

    • By: Sherwood Smith
    • Narrated by: Fred Berman
    • Length: 14 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 64
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 59

    In this prequel to Crown Duel, teenage Shevraeth is invited by a king his own age to train in command at the cavalry academy in Marloven Hess, known for its violent history....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The making of a leader - not to be missed!

    • By Kyahgirl on 03-08-16

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Twice a Prince

    • Sasharia En Garde! Book 2
    • By: Sherwood Smith
    • Narrated by: James Patrick Cronin
    • Length: 9 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11

    In the magical world of Khanerenth, there's a long way to go before Sasha and her dream prince, Jehan, can get to perfect....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good Conclusion to the story from Once a Princess

    • By Kyahgirl on 02-07-16

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Trouble with Kings

    • By: Sherwood Smith
    • Narrated by: Billie Fulford-Brown
    • Length: 12 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 28
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 27
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26

    Flian is an ordinary princess who would rather be left with her music but gets abducted not once, not twice - three times. What is a civilized princess to do?....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Great story, annoying voices

    • By S. Caraway on 02-11-17

    Regular price: $24.95

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