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 295
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 276
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 277

    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

    • 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

    • Ruler of Naught

    • Exordium
    • By: Sherwood Smith, Dave Trowbridge
    • Narrated by: James Patrick Cronin
    • Length: 22 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22

    In the sequel to The Phoenix in Flight, Brandon vlith-Arkad, who fled the Mandalic Palace and his old life only hours ahead of assassination, is now heir to the Panarchy....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Better than the first

    • By Juan on 12-24-13

    Regular price: $34.94

    • Echoes in Time

    • Time Traders
    • By: Andre Norton, Sherwood Smith
    • Narrated by: Mark F. Smith
    • Length: 9 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 13

    Time agents Ross Murdock and Eveleen Riorden are recalled from their honeymoon to take part in a dangerous assignment....

    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

    • Wren's War

    • By: Sherwood Smith
    • Narrated by: Andi Ackerman
    • Length: 7 hrs and 34 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

    • Wren to the Rescue

    • By: Sherwood Smith
    • Narrated by: Andi Ackerman
    • Length: 8 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 14

    All her life Wren has hoped for an adventure. Now she has one - with a kidnapped princess, a handsome prince, and a magician....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A good book for young readers

    • By Amazon Customer on 01-29-16

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Wren's Quest

    • By: Sherwood Smith
    • Narrated by: Andi Ackerman
    • Length: 6 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11

    Wren thought she was an orphan. After discovering that she might have family, she wants to spend her first vacation from Cantirmoor's Magic School in finding them....

    Regular price: $19.95

    • A Mind for Trade

    • By: Andre Norton, Sherwood Smith
    • Narrated by: Steve Menasche
    • Length: 9 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10

    The Solar Queen and its new sister ship, North Star, have embarked on a mission to a planet rich in lucrative ore....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The narrator is bad!

    • By Mary on 12-20-15

    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 67
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 61
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 62

    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

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