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From New York Times bestselling author Terry Brooks comes the final thrilling novel in a brand-new trilogy — The Dark Legacy of Shannara!

For centuries the Four Lands enjoyed freedom from its demon-haunted past, protected by magic-enhanced borders from the dark dimension known as the Forbidding and the profound evil imprisoned there. But now the unthinkable is happening: The ancient wards securing the barrier between order and mayhem have begun to erode — and generations of bloodthirsty, monstrous creatures, fueled by a rage thousands of years in the making, are poised to spill forth, seeking revenge for what was done to them.

Young Elf Arling Elessedil possesses the enchanted means to close the breach and once more seal the denizens of the Forbidding in their prison. But when she falls into the hands of the powerful Federation's diabolical Prime Minister, her efforts may be doomed. Only her determined sister, Aphen, who bears the Elfstones and commands their magic, has any hope of saving Arling from the hideous fate her captor has in store.

Meanwhile, Railing Ohmsford — desperate to save his imprisoned brother — seeks to discover if his famed but ill-fated ancestor Grianne is still alive and willing to help him save the world... no matter the odds or the consequences.

Review:

“If Tolkien is the grandfather of modern fantasy, Terry Brooks is its favorite uncle.” Peter V. Brett, New York Times bestselling author of The Desert Spear

Review:

“I can’t even begin to count how many of Terry Brooks’s books I’ve read (and reread) over the years. From Shannara to Landover, his work was a huge part of my childhood.” Patrick Rothfuss, New York Times bestselling author of The Name of the Wind

Review:

“Terry Brooks is a master of the craft and a trailblazer who established fantasy as a viable genre. He is required reading.” Brent Weeks, New York Times bestselling author of The Night Angel Trilogy

Review:

“The Shannara books were among the first to really capture my imagination. My daydreams and therefore my stories will always owe a debt to Terry Brooks.” Brandon Mull, #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Beyonders and Fablehaven series

About the Author

Terry Brooks is the New York Times bestselling author of more than thirty books, including the Dark Legacy of Shannara adventures Wards of Faerie and Bloodfire Quest; 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. He lives with his wife, Judine, in the Pacific Northwest.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780345523532
Subtitle:
The Dark Legacy of Shannara
Author:
Brooks, Terry
Publisher:
Del Rey Books
Subject:
Fantasy - Epic
Subject:
Popular Fiction - Adventure
Subject:
Science Fiction and Fantasy-Fantasy-Epic
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20130731
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Pages:
432

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Product details 432 pages Del Rey Books - English 9780345523532 Reviews:
"Review" by , “If Tolkien is the grandfather of modern fantasy, Terry Brooks is its favorite uncle.”
"Review" by , “I can’t even begin to count how many of Terry Brooks’s books I’ve read (and reread) over the years. From Shannara to Landover, his work was a huge part of my childhood.”
"Review" by , “Terry Brooks is a master of the craft and a trailblazer who established fantasy as a viable genre. He is required reading.”
"Review" by , “The Shannara books were among the first to really capture my imagination. My daydreams and therefore my stories will always owe a debt to Terry Brooks.”
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