WorldCat Identities

Abbey, Lynn

Overview
Works: 140 works in 277 publications in 2 languages and 4,744 library holdings
Genres: Fantasy fiction  Fiction  Short stories  Science fiction  Time-travel fiction  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Suspense fiction  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Other
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Sanctuary : an epic novel of Thieves' world by Lynn Abbey( Book )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lone survivor from the past, Molin Torchholder prepares to die in hiding, but first he selects two successors--Cauvin, a refugee, and a boy named Bec--to uncover the secrets of Thieves' World and protect the dark mysteries of the city of Sanctuary
Unicorn & dragon by Lynn Abbey( Book )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vivid fantasy set in Saxon England in which the last Druidic priestess and her foster sister are at the cutting edge of a new world but torn by old traditions
Thieves' world : turning points by Lynn Abbey( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sequel to Sanctuary by Lynn Abbey composed of variously authored stories
Rifkind's challenge by Lynn Abbey( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In a desert world ruled by men, Rifkind has always been one apart. A chieftain's daughter, she learned to wield a sword while all other women were bound by tribal custom to children and the cooking fire. But when her clan was massacred, she set forth on a quest for her destiny in savage lands ruled by magic and the sword." "For a while she thought that she found a home. She practiced the healing arts and raised her son." "But now she has once again heard a personal call to arms, a call to leave behind the safety of her home. She will once again take up the way of the sword, the way of sorcery. And this time she is not alone."--Jacket
The shattered sphere : the dead of winter, soul of the city, blood ties( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cross-currents : storm season, the face of chaos, wings of omen by Robert Asprin( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Behind time by Lynn Abbey( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

She can travel to any place -- or any moment -- in time. But the one person she wants, she can't find. . . Emma Merrigan was living the most ordinary of lives. But then her long-lost mother, Eleanor, gave her access to another world -- and to powers she never dreamed she could possess. Now Eleanor lies in a coma, her soul trapped in an unimaginable hell, her nightmarish screams a testament to her torment. She is haunted by her secrets, consumed by her memories. She is lost somewhere deep in the darkness -- and it's up to Emma to find her
The face of chaos by Robert Asprin( Book )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2002 in English and Russian and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manuscript printed from dot matrix printer, showing some hand-corrections by the editors. Signed by Lynn Abbey on first page
The blood of ten chiefs by Richard Pini( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graphic novel. Before Cutter was chief of the Wolfriders, his ancestors struggled for 10,000 years to survive on the harsh World of two moons
Wings of Omen by Robert Asprin( Book )

6 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The price of victory( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dead of winter( Book )

6 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daughter of the bright moon by Lynn Abbey( Book )

6 editions published between 1979 and 1985 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction roman
Soul of the city by Lynn Abbey( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blood ties( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aftermath( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wolfsong : the blood of ten chiefs( Book )

6 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thieves' world by Robert Asprin( Book )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in English and Russian and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Contains all of the stories of the first two Thieves' World anthologies (Thieves' World and Tales of the Vulgar Unicorn), with additional material. Return to the Olden Days of Sanctuary! Sanctuary, a seedy, backwater town governed by evil forces, powerful magic, and political intrigue. See how Thieves' World all began!"--Amazon
The black flame by Lynn Abbey( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1985 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Down time by Lynn Abbey( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emma Merrigan and her mother, who travel through space and time to prevent devastation from destroying future generations, decide to reconcile on a much-needed Caribbean cruise, but their work gets in the way when a tormented woman sends Emma back to the "wasteland."
 
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Sanctuary : an epic novel of Thieves' world
Alternative Names
Abbey L.

Abbey L. 1948-

Abbey, Marilyn Lorraine 1948-

Lynn Abbey Amerikaans romanschrijfster

Lynn Abbey amerykańska pisarka

Lynn Abbey écrivain américaine

Lynn Abbey écrivaine américaine

Lynn Abbey escritora estadounidense

Lynn Abbey scriitoare americană

Lynn Abbey scrittrice statunitense

Лин Аби

Линн Абби

Лін Абі

Эбби М. Л

Эбби М. Л. 1948-

Լին Աբբի

لين آبي

لين آبي كاتب أمريكي

Languages
English (106)

Russian (2)

Covers
Unicorn & dragonThieves' world : turning pointsRifkind's challengeBehind timeThieves' worldDown timeSomething about the author