- Author:Terry Brooks
- Publisher:Time Warner Books Uk (December 1981)
- Pages:736 pages
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The Sword of Shannara Trilogy consists of the first three Shannara novels (The Sword of Shannara, The Elfstones of Shannara and The Wishsong of Shannara) by Terry Brooks.
The Sword of Shannara Trilogy consists of the first three Shannara novels (The Sword of Shannara, The Elfstones of Shannara and The Wishsong of Shannara) by Terry Brooks. Though not originally written as a trilogy, the novels were published as The Sword of Shannara Trilogy by Del Rey Books. The second book was later adapted into a television series titled The Shannara Chronicles, created by Alfred Gough and Miles Millar.
Terence Dean "Terry" Brooks (born January 8, 1944) is a writer of fantasy fiction. Terry Brooks writes mainly high fantasy, and has also written two movie novelizations. He was born in the rural midwestern town of Sterling, Illinois and spent a large part of his life living there. He is an alumnus of Hamilton College, obtaining his . in English Literature in 1966. He later obtained a . from Washington and Lee University
The Sword of Shannara book. Until I met Terry Brooks through The Sword of Shannara
The Sword of Shannara book. Until I met Terry Brooks through The Sword of Shannara. A neighbor of ours was moving out, and with the bulk of books and other stuff they have, they decided to sell most of them.
Shannara Chronicles Series Terry Brooks 3 Books Collection Set (The Sword Of Shannara, The Elfstones Of. .Terry Brooks does a wonderful job at unfolding the events in way that makes you want to keep turning the pages. The journey is an adventure you'll not soon forget.
Shannara Chronicles Series Terry Brooks 3 Books Collection Set (The Sword Of Shannara, The Elfstones Of Shannara, The Wishsong Of Shannara). I know that some criticism comes from the parallels people draw from Tolkein, but really take the time to read Brooks.
Home Terry Brooks The Sword of Shannara. The Skull Bearer swooped almost gracefully from out of the lowlands across the river to the north and settled into a long glide, bearing directly toward their place of concealment. The Valemen were frozen with terror, unable even to think, let alone move, as they watched the creature begin to close the distance between them. It did not matter that it had not yet seen them, perhaps did not know that they were there.
The Sword of Shannara. Author: Terry Brooks. Long ago, the wars of the ancient Evil had ruined the world and forced mankind to compete with many other races - gnomes, trolls, dwarfs, and elves. But in peaceful Shady Vale, half–elfin Shea Ohmsford knew little of such troubles. Then came the giant, forbidding Allanon, possessed of strange Druidic powers, to reveal that the supposedly dead Warlock Lord was plotting to destroy the world.
The Sword of Shannara introduces us to the Four Lands and their people. This book and the two others in this series are great reads and stand in their own right. We follow the adventures of Shea Ohmsford, resident of Shady Vale, but half-Elven. He soon finds himself the unwitting pawn of the druid Allanon in a quest to find the Sword of Shannara in an attempt to defeat the Warlock Lord. Brooks manages to weave in and out of the story characters that may later become important, or are simply there to move the story along for a little while. There is a lot of snobbery in the fantasy readers world of course there are similarities to Lord of the Rings as there are with many others.
The Sword of Shannara is a 1977 epic fantasy novel by American writer Terry Brooks. It is the first book of the Original Shannara Trilogy, followed by The Elfstones of Shannara and The Wishsong of Shannara. Brooks was heavily influenced by J. R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings and began writing The Sword of Shannara in 1967. It took him seven years to complete, as he was writing the novel while attending law school. Ballantine Books used it to launch the company's new subsidiary Del Rey Books