Fantasy in the 1960s-1990s
SF/FANTASY
index

- Poul Anderson
- Ursula Le Guin
- Anne McCaffrey
bibliography
- Roger Zelazny
bibliography
- Terry Brooks
bibliography
- Stephen Donaldson
bibliography
- David Eddings
bibliography
- Guy Gavriel Kay
- Robert Jordan
- Terry Goodkind
bibliography
- Raymond Feist

  • The Official Terry Brooks website

  • Interview from the AOL BookReport, 4th September 1997

  • More links to sites about Terry Brooks can be found among my
    fantasy links
  • A bibliography over Terry Brooks books

    Terry Brooks, bibliography

    Shannara
    "The Sword of Shannara" (1977)
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    Synopsis: As the last heir of Shannara, Shea must save the humans, gnomes, trolls, dwarfs, and elves of the world from the evil Warlock Lord by reclaiming a wondrous sword.
    "The Elfstone of Shannara" (1982)
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    Synopsis: Ancient Evil threatens the Elves. Allanon, legendary guardian of Earth, summons Wil Ohmsford to guard the Elven girl Amberle on a perilous quest as she carries a seed from the Ellcrys to the mysterious Bloodfire. Behind them is the Reaper, the most fearsome of all Demons. Wil has only the Elfstones of Shannara--and he has lost control of them.
    "The Wishsong of Shannara" (1985)
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    Synopsis: Reluctantly joining the Druid Allanon on a perilous journey during which she must use her powers to overcome an evil force, Brin Ohmsford is unaware that she is heading into a trap, and her brother Jair is the only person who can save her.

    The Heritage of Shannara
    "The Scions of Shannara" (1990)
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    Synopsis: Since the death of Allanon, life in the Four Lands has drastially changed. Yet Par Ohmsford still has some power of the Wishsong. And when a message from the ancient Druid, Allanon, reaches them, Par is ordered to recover the long-lost Sword of Shinnara, and the glory that once was the Four Lands....
    "The Druid of Shannara" (1991)
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    Synopsis: Quickening, the daughter of the ancient King of the Silver River, heals the dying Walker Boh, and they set out to secure the Elfstone. Their quest takes them into the perilous land beyond, where the Stone King has unleashed monsters to guard his citadel.
    "The Elf Queen of Shannara" (1992)
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    Synopsis: Commanded by the shade of Allanon, the Elf-girl Wren Ohmsford must undertake a nearly impossible quest; find the lost Elves and lead them safely through the demon-haunted jungles of Morrowindl. >
    "The Talismans of Shannara" (1993)
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    Synopsis: Although some of the goals to keep Shannara safe had been met, the work of Walker Boh, Wren, and Par was not yet done. For The Shadowmen still swarmed over the Four Lands, poisoning all with their dark magic. Each Shannaran had a special death waiting for him- at the hands of The Shadowmen-unless Par could find a way to free them all with the Sword of Shannara.

    Prequel to Shannara
    "The First King of Shannara" (1996)
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    Synopisis: Dark forces are on the move from the Northlands, and Bremen, an outcast Druid, learns of the huge Troll armies on the march and the Skull Bearers who act as their spies. To save the Druids, Bremen must convince the people of the Four Lands that their only hope lies in uniting -- and in using the magic they fear above all else.

    The Magic Kingdom of Landover
    "Magic Kingdom for sale/Sold!" (1986)
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    Synopsis: After Ben Holiday purchased Landover, he discovered the magic kingdom had some problems. The Barons refused to recognize a king and the peasants were without hope. To make matters worse, Ben learned that he had to duel to the death with the Iron Mark, the terrible lord of the demons--a duel which no human could hope to win....
    "The Black Unicorn" (1987)
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    Synopsis: A year had passed since Ben Holiday bought the Magic Kingdon from the wizard, Meeks. But unbeknownst to him, he has been the victim of a trap by Meeks, who has succeeded in stealing the Paladin and appropriating his face. Suddenly none of Ben's friends know him, but all of his enemies do. He must win it all back again--only this time on his own!
    "Wizards at Large" (1988)
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    Synopsis: Questor Thews is only a semi-competent wizard, but when High Lord Ben Holiday and his love Willow need use of his powers, he tries to comply. He tries, all right, but he doesn't have all that much faith in himself--not since he turned a terrier into an imp. Still, he'll do what he can....
    "The Tangle Box" (1994)
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    Synopsis: Troublesome magical trickster Horris Kew has unleashed a powerful evil sorcerer who's bent on ruling Landover. And that means destroying its king, Ben Holiday.
    "Witches' Brew: A Magic Kingdom of Landover Novel" (1995)
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    Synopsis Former Chicago lawyer and now High Lord of the Magic Kingdom of Landover Ben Holiday wanted only to live in peace and watch his new daughter grow up. But Rydall, a king of lands beyond the fairy mist, threatened to invade unles Ben could defeat seven champions. Ben had no choice but to fight--for his daughter had been snatched, and Rydall held the key to her fate.

    The Demon books
    "Running with the Demon" (1997)
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    Synopsis: In a sleepy steel-mill town, the ultimate battle between Good and Evil is about to begin. The brewing conflict draws John Ross, a Knight of the Word, to town. Nightmares tell him that an ancient horror is coming. Caught between them is Nest Freemark, a 14-year-old-girl with the gift. Now the future of humanity depends upon a man haunted by his dreams and a gifted young girl--two who will discover what survives when hope and innocence are shattered forever.
    "A Knight of the Word" (1998)
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    Synopsis: It is several years after the conclusion of "Running with the Demon". Nest Freemark, now an Olympic Gold-Medal runner studying as an undergraduate at Northwestern University, has returned home to Hopewell, Illinois, to settle the estate of her grandfather when she is asked to visit Seattle to persuade John Ross, the Knight of the Word, to return to the service of the Lady--or face dire consequences. Reluctantly, Ross agrees--even when his dreams tell him he will murder the Wizard of Oz.
    "Angel Fire East" (October 1999)

    Other books:
    "Hook" (1991)
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    "Star Wars : Episode 1 the Phantom Menace" (1999)
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    Synopsis: Best of the Best. This stunning new chapter in George Lucas's "Star Wars" saga has been brought to life by Terry Brooks, the foremost author of fantasy fiction. A stirring novel of good and evil, human strengths and frailties, and grand adventure, "The Phantom Menace" adds powerful new dimension to a legendary work of imagination.

    - Stephen Donaldson

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