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Terry Brooks is the New York Times bestselling author of more than thirty books, including the Shannara’s Dark Legacy adventure The Wards of Faerie; the Legends of Shannara novels Bearers of the Black Staff and The Measure of the Magic; the Genesis of Shannara trilogy: Armageddon’s Children, The Elves of Cintra, and The Gypsy Morph; The Sword of Shannara; the Voyage of the Jerle Shannara trilogy: Ilse Witch, Antrax, and Morgawr; the High Druid of Shannara trilogy: Jarka Ruus, Tanequil, and Straken; the nonfiction book Sometimes the Magic Works: Lessons from a Writing Life; and the novel based upon the screenplay and story by George Lucas, Star Wars:® Episode I The Phantom Menace.™ His novels Running with the Demon and A Knight of the Word were selected by the Rocky Mountain News as two of the best science fiction/fantasy novels of the twentieth century. The author was a practicing attorney for many years but now writes full-time. He lives with his wife, Judine, in the Pacific Northwest.

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Beth Doyle, January 21, 2013 (view all comments by Beth Doyle)
I have read and loved Brooks' works for over 30 years. I'm delighted with how he "filled in the back story" of Shannara, from modern times to post apocalypse. The Measure of Magic ties it all up very well and now I'm ready to start all over with the Sword again!
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Brooks, Terry
Del Rey Books
Fantasy - Epic
Science Fiction and Fantasy-Fantasy
Science Fiction and Fantasy-Fantasy-Epic
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Pre-Shannara: Legends of Shannara
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6.9 x 4.2 x 1.1 in 0.515 lb

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