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Elizabeth Moon is an American science fiction and fantasy author.

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Why is killing a snowcat considered to be "wrong"?

In Divided Allegiance (part of the Deed of Paksenarrion trilogy), Paks and Macenion encounter a snowcat. It clearly intends to eat them, and they manage to kill it with the help of Paks' magic ring ...
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In "The Deed of Paksenarrion", what race is the Kuakgan?

In "The Deed of Paksenarrion" by Elizabeth Moon, Master Oakhallow the Kuakgan in the grove at Brewersbridge is a recurring character and a major force in Paksenarrion's life. He has unusual ...
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Why did the Halverics attack Dwarfwatch in Sheepfarmer's Daughter by Elizabeth Moon

In the first part of The Deed of Paksenarrion (Sheepfarmer's Daughter) by Elizabeth Moon, the main character is part of a force garrisoning a fort at a place called Dwarfwatch. This fort is then ...
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What is the 'tribe' referred to early in Sheepfarmer's Daughter by Elizabeth Moon?

I am rereading one of my ATF trilogies - The Deed of Paksenarrion by Elizabeth Moon. I haven't read in a while since my paperback is getting fragile and I can't find an ecopy for my nook (which really ...
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Identify this novel about a female space mercenary/pilot

I am looking for this novel as I quite enjoyed the excerpt I read. Opens with a woman traveling from one planet to another; other passengers include a wealthy, somewhat imperious old lady and her ...
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