The Sorcerer's Daughter: The Defenders of Shannara

The Sorcerer's Daughter: The Defenders of Shannara

Brooks, Terry

Book 3.0 of Defenders of Shannara

Language: English

Publisher: Orbit

Published: May 24, 2016

Words: 116259
Pages: 480


**The inspiration for the epic new *Shannara Chronicles* TV series, the world of Shannara is brimming with untold stories and unexplored territory. Now bestselling author Terry Brooks breaks new ground with a stand-alone adventure sure to thrill devoted readers and new fans alike.** * * * ***Blood and magic will collide . . . *** Leofur is the daughter of Arcannen - a power-hungry sorcerer prepared to use the blackest of magic to get what he wants. But she is also devoted to Arcannen's nemesis, Paxon Leah - sworn protector of the Druids who defend the Four Lands against evil. When the Druids are forced to flee, having been framed for a murderous rampage which leaves many dead, Paxon knows that the evil sorcerer Arcannen is behind it. As the Druids seek sanctuary, Leofur sets out on a perilous quest to thwart her father's desires to destroy them all . . . ** ### Review PRAISE FOR TERRY BROOKS "The Sword of Shannara" is an unforgettable and wildly entertaining epic, animated by Terry Brooks s cosmically generative imagination and storytelling joy. Karen Russell, "New York Times" bestselling author of "Swamplandia!" "" 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" 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" 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 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 has thrilled readers for decades with his powers of imagination and storytelling. He is the author of more than thirty books, most of which have been "New York Times" bestsellers. He lives with his wife, Judine, in the Pacific Northwest.