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The tale maker

by Harris, Mark

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • College teachers -- Fiction,
  • Authors -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMark Harris.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3515.A757 T35 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination215 p. ;
    Number of Pages215
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL795159M
    ISBN 100803272804
    LC Control Number95030997
    OCLC/WorldCa32819264

    Born into all this is Alvin Miller (later Alvin Smith, and eventually Alvin Maker), a seventh-son-of-a-seventh-son and Expy of Joseph Smith (founder of the Mormon Church), a young child with tremendous powers, destined to be a Maker, the first one for almost two thousand to bend metal, heal cancer, and many other abilities, he desires to learn how to control his .   New York Times bestselling author Orson Scott Card's The Tales of Alvin Maker “captures the essence of a world where folk magic abounds. A tribute to the art of storytelling, this is highly recommended.” --Library JournalFrom the author of Ender’s Game, an unforgettable fantasy tale about young Alvin this alternative history of frontier America, folk magic First published: 13 Nov,

    Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.   I was introduced to Karen Brooks via the Chocolate Maker's Wife which is one of the best books I've ever read. I then went on to read The Locksmith's Daughter and now the Brewer's tale. If you like historical fiction, this author is an absolute must.4/5(82).

    Orson Scott Card's The Tales of Alvin Maker is a series of fantasy novels set in frontier America. Alvin is a Maker, the first to be born in a a grown man and a journeyman smith, Alvin has returned to his family in the town of Vigor Church. He will share in their isolation, work as a blacksmith, and try to teach anyone who wishes to learn the knack of being a Maker/5(20). Seventh Son (Mass Market) The Tales of Alvin Maker, Book One. By Orson Scott Card. Tor Fantasy, , pp. Publication Date: J Other Editions of This Title.


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