Graduating Seniors! Keep your Public Library account past July 2018 and get a new Library Card delivered to your home. Go to My Account > Account Settings and update your contact information and holds pickup branch.

Songmaster

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description
The fate of the Earth and humankind lies in the hands of Anssett, a young singer whose extraordinary voice has the power to heal or to destroy.
Also in this Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9780312876623
9780803777118
9781624607950
9780812524864
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Tagging
Tags:
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 9441ee20-c6dd-b7cd-aad8-6122044ba4d5
Full title songmaster
Author card orson scott
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-22 23:05:13PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-22 23:40:11PM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Orson Scott Card
author_display Card, Orson Scott
available_at_school Hume-Fogg Magnet High
collection_school Fiction
detailed_location_school Hume-Fogg High Magnet - Teen Fiction
display_description

Kidnapped at an early age, Ansset has been raised in isolation at a mystical retreat called the Songhouse. His life is filled with music, and having only songs for companions, he develops a voice that is unlike any other. But Ansset's voice is both a blessing and a curse—for it reflects all the hopes and fears of his audience, and, by magnifying their emotions, can be used either to heal or to destroy.

When it is discovered that his is the voice that the Emperor has waited decades for, Ansset is summoned to the Imperial Palace on Old Earth. Many fates rest in Ansset's hands, and his songs will soon be put to the test: either to salve the troubled conscience of a conqueror or drive him, and the universe, into mad chaos.

Songmaster is a haunting story of power and love—the tale of a man who would destroy everything he loves to preserve humanity's peace, and a boy who might just sing the world away.

format_category_school Audio Books, Books, eBook
format_school Book, eAudiobook
id 9441ee20-c6dd-b7cd-aad8-6122044ba4d5
isbn 9780312876623, 9780803777118, 9780812524864, 9781624607950
item_details ils:CARL0000044543|35192036017527|Main Library - Adult Fiction|Fiction Card|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||MN||, ils:CARL0000044543|A01868986|Hume-Fogg High Magnet - Teen Fiction|F CAR|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||69450||, overdrive:a74c861a-f581-4770-b9d1-b6484195fc65|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eAudiobook|Audio Books|2|false|true|OverDrive|||OverDrive MP3 Audiobook,OverDrive Listen|Available Online||||
itype_school , Book
last_indexed 2018-05-23T04:40:11.808Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_school F CAR
owning_library_school Schools
owning_location_school Hume-Fogg Magnet High
primary_isbn 9780312876623
publishDate 1980, 2006
record_details ils:CARL0000044543|Book|Books||English|Dial Press,|c1980.|338 p. ; 24 cm., overdrive:a74c861a-f581-4770-b9d1-b6484195fc65|eAudiobook|Audio Books||English|Blackstone Publishing|2006|
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_school ils:CARL0000044543|35192036017527|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|false||||, ils:CARL0000044543|A01868986|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true||||, overdrive:a74c861a-f581-4770-b9d1-b6484195fc65|-1|Available Online|Available Online|false|true|true|false|false|false||||
subject_facet Science fiction, American
title_display Songmaster
title_full Songmaster, Songmaster / by Orson Scott Card
title_short Songmaster
title_sub
topic_facet Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Science fiction, American