December, 2003

Reading Recommendations · If you liked The Lord of the Rings… try these heroic fantasy adventures

Cover of The Broken Sword

The Broken Sword

Poul Anderson
Fiction

Lord of Snow and Shadows

Sarah Ash
Fiction

The Prince of Shadow

Curt Benjamin
Fiction

Black Trillium

Marion Zimmer Bradley
Fiction
Cover of Green Rider

Green Rider

Kristen Britain
Fiction

The Sword of Shannara

Terry Brooks
Fiction

The Unlikely Ones

Mary Brown
Fiction

The Curse of Chalion

Lois McMaster Bujold
Fiction
Cover of Fortress in the Eye of Time

Fortress in the Eye of Time

C.J. Cherryh
Fiction

Wit’ch Fire

James Clemens
Fiction

The Ill-made Mute

Cecilia Dart-Thornton
Fiction

Sir Apropos of Nothing

David Peter
Fiction
Cover of Lord Foul’s Bane

Lord Foul’s Bane

Stephen R. Donaldson
Fiction

The Wayfarer Redemption

Sara Douglass
Fiction

Lord of the Isles

David Drake
Fiction
Cover of Pawn of Prophecy

Pawn of Prophecy

David Eddings
Fiction

King’s Dragon

Kate Elliott
Fiction

Magician

Raymond E. Feist
Fiction

Sword in the Storm

David Gemmell
Fiction
Cover of Wizard’s First Rule

Wizard’s First Rule

Terry Goodkind
Fiction

Rhapsody: Child of Blood

Elizabeth Haydon
Fiction

Assassin’s Apprentice

Robin Hobb
Fiction

A Cavern of Black Ice

J.V. Jones
Fiction
Cover of The Eye of the World

The Eye of the World

Robert Jordan
Fiction

The Summer Tree

Guy Gavriel Kay
Fiction

A Time of Exile

Katharine Kerr
Fiction

The Steerswoman’s Road

Rosemary Kirstein
Fiction

Deryni Rising

Katherine Kurtz
Fiction
Cover of Arrows of the Queen

Arrows of the Queen

Mercedes Lackey
Fiction

Diplomacy of Wolves

Holly Lisle
Fiction

Watchtower

Elizabeth A. Lynn
Fiction
Cover of A Game of Thrones

A Game of Thrones

George R.R. Martin
Fiction

The Dark Tide

Dennis L. McKiernan
Fiction

The Magic of Recluce

L.E. Modesitt Jr.
Fiction
Cover of Elric of Melnibone

Elric of Melnibone

Michael Moorcock
Fiction

The Well at the World’s End

William Morris
Fiction

The Elvenbane

Andre Norton
Fiction
Cover of The Rover

The Rover

Mel Odom
Fiction

The Chosen

Ricardo Pinto
Fiction

In Legend Born

Laura Resnick
Fiction

The First Book of Swords

Fred Saberhagen
Fiction

The Dragonbone Chair

Tad Williams
Fiction
Cover of The Shadow of the Torturer

The Shadow of the Torturer

Gene Wolfe
Fiction

A Sorcerer's Treason

Sarah Zettel
Fiction
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