About the Author
A writer since high school, Terry Brooks
published his first novel, The Sword of Shannara
, in 1977. It was a New York Times
bestseller for more than five months. He has published seventeen consecutive bestsellers since, including The Voyage of the Jerle Shannara: Ilse Witch
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 each selected by the Rocky Mountain News
as one 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 and Hawaii.
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