Andre Norton 1912—2005

Andre Norton


Andre Alice Norton, née Alice Mary Norton was an American science fiction and fantasy author under the noms de plume Andre Norton, Andrew North and Allen Weston. Norton published her first novel in 1934, and was the first woman to receive the Gandalf Grand Master Award from the World Science Fiction Society in 1977, and won the Damon Knight Memorial Grand Master Award from the SFWA in 1983.

Available eBooks

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    All Cats Are Gray (1953)

    Under normal conditions a whole person has a decided advantage over a handicapped one. But out in deep space the normal may be reversed–for humans at more »

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    Key Out of Time (1963)

    Time Agents Ross Murdock and Gordon Ashe, aided by a Polynesian girl and her team of telepathic dolphins, probe the mystery of the sea-planet men have more »

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    Plague Ship (1956)

    Readers will remember Cargo-master-apprentice Dane Thornson and his ill-fated ship, the Solar Queen, with its motley crew, from Sargasso of Space. Now more »

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    Ralestone Luck (1938)

    Rupurt Raleston and his siblings, Richanda and Valerius, return to their ancestral home, Pirate’s Haven. It is the only thing they have left and they more »

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    Rebel Spurs (1962)

    In 1866, only men uprooted by war had reason to ride into Tubacca, Arizona, a nondescript town as shattered and anonymous as the veterans drifting more »

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    Ride Proud, Rebel! (1961)

    Civil war buffs and historical fiction fans alike will enjoy Andre Norton’s Ride Proud, Rebel! This detailed and emotionally resonant account focuses more »

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    Star Born (1957)

    When Raf Kurbi’s Terran spaceship burst into unexplored skies of the far planet Astra and was immediately made welcome by the natives of a once-mighty more »

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    Star Hunter (1961)

    Star Hunter tells the tale of Vye Lansor, an orphan down on his luck until Ras Hume arrives, bringing danger and adventure with him. Vye quickly finds more »

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    Storm Over Warlock (1960)

    Normally, Shann Lantee, most menial of the Terrans attached to the survey camp on the planet Warlock, and Ragnar Thorvald, an officer in the elite more »

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    The Defiant Agents (1962)

    Travis Fox, once the unwilling captive of the runaway spaceship Galactic Derelict, has volunteered - eagerly this time - for the mission to colonize more »

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    The Gifts of Asti (1948)

    Varta, the last priestess of Asti, lives alone with Lur, a telepath of the lizardfolk, in Asti’s isolated mountain retreat. Decadent Memphir has long more »

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    The People of the Crater (1947)

    Garin Featherstone, a wartime pilot now searching for a job. He is hired as a pilot on an Antarctic expedition to investigate an anomaly near the South more »

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    The Time Traders (1958)

    Imagine a distant future when the ability to travel through time becomes a central part of each country’s national security program. That’s the premise more »

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    Voodoo Planet (1959)

    The sequel to Plague Ship, Voodoo Planet features Dane Thorson, a young man fortunate enough to land a job on the Free Trader ship, the “Solar Queen.” more »