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Jensen, Kris

Entry updated 12 September 2022. Tagged: Author.

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(1953-2014) US author who began publishing sf with her first novel FreeMaster (1990). This opens the Ardel trilogy – whose further volumes are Mentor (1991) and Healer (1993) – in which an unscrupulous interstellar corporation is baulked from exploiting a mineral-rich planet inhabited by Aliens with Psi Powers. Of greatest interest are the detailed descriptions of the strange Biology of the Ardellans, which help give the sequence its pleasing Planetary-Romance flavour. [JC]

Kristine Marie Jensen

born Sheboygan, Wisconsin: 16 September 1953

died Milwaukee, Wisconsin: 21 November 2014




  • FreeMaster (New York: DAW Books, 1990) [Ardel: pb/Richard Hescox]
  • Mentor (New York: DAW Books, 1991) [Ardel: pb/Richard Hescox]
  • Healer (New York: DAW Books, 1993) [Ardel: pb/Martin Andrews]


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