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Karen Lord has been a physics teacher, a diplomat, a part-time soldier and an academic at various times and in various countries. She is now a writer and research consultant in Barbados. Her debut novel Redemption in Indigo won the 2008 Frank Collymore Literary Award, the 2011 William L. Crawford Award and the Mythopoeic Award, and is nominated for the 2011 World Fantasy Award.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Karen Lord

The Best of All Possible Worlds by Karen Lord
The Best of All Possible Worlds
Karen Lord
Really delightful, traditional sci-fi, all about culture clashes, language differences and discovering the self through contact with others. A scientific group on a year-long journey makes for a big story full of exciting episodes as each new settlement is reached;...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/05/2014
Redemption in Indigo by Karen Lord
Redemption in Indigo
Karen Lord
A masterful, magical retelling of a Senegalese legend.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/03/2012

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