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He received his undergraduate degree from Hamilton College, where he majored in English Literature, and his graduate degree from the School of Law at Washington & Lee University.

A writer since high school, Terry Brooks published his first novel, The Sword of Shannara in 1977. It became the first work of fiction ever to appear on the New York Times Trade Paperback Bestseller list, where it remained for five months. He has published twenty consecutive bestelling novels since. A practising attorney for many years, he now writes full-time.

Writes mainly fantasy novels, with the exceptions of the film novelisations of Hook and The Phantom Menace. "Running with the Demon" and "A Knight of the Word", the opening volumes in his "Word versus Void" series were included in "Rocky Mountain News" list of Top 100 works of Fantasy and Scince Fiction.

Full name Terence Dean Brooks.

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Books (Sort by Title)[40 books listed]
 Genesis of Shannara VolumeYearRating
 Armageddon's Children120068/10
 The Elves of Cintra220079/10
 The Gypsy Morph320087/10

 Graphic Novels VolumeYearRating
 Dark Wraith of Shannaran/a2008n/a

 High Druid of Shannara VolumeYearRating
 Jarka Ruus120039/10

 Landover VolumeYearRating
 Black Unicorn219878/10
 Wizard at Large319888/10
 The Tangle Box419949/10
 Witches' Brew519959/10
 A Princess of Landover62009n/a

 Legends of Shannara VolumeYearRating
 Bearers of the Black Staffn/a2010n/a
 The Measure of the Magic22011n/a

 Misc VolumeYearRating
 The World of Shannara with Teresa Pattersonn/a2009n/a

 Paladins of Shannara VolumeYearRating
 The Black Irixn/a2013n/a
 The Weapons Master''s Choicen/a2013n/a

 Prequel to the Shannara Series VolumeYearRating
 The First King of Shannaran/an/a9/10

 Shannara VolumeYearRating

 Shannara Trilogy VolumeYearRating
 The Sword of Shannara Trilogyn/a20049/10
 The Sword of Shannara119778/10
 The Elfstones of Shannara219829/10
 The Wishsong of Shannara319859/10

 Star Wars VolumeYearRating
 Episode I - The Phantom Menace120008/10

 The Dark Legacy of Shannara VolumeYearRating
 Wards of Faerie12012n/a
 Bloodfire Quest22013n/a
 Witch Wraith320131/10

 The Heritage of Shannara VolumeYearRating
 The Scions of Shannara119909/10
 The Druid of Shannara219908/10
 The Elf Queen of Shannara319928/10
 The Talismans of Shannara419939/10

 The Magic Kingdom of Landover VolumeYearRating
 Magic Kingdom for Sale/Sold119878/10

 The Voyage of the Jerle Shannara VolumeYearRating
 Ilse Witch120008/10

 The Word and the Void VolumeYearRating
 The Word and the Void Omnibusn/a2003n/a
 Running with the Demon1n/a8/10
 The Knight of the Word219988/10
 Angel Fire East319999/10
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