WorldCat Identities

Abbey, Lynn

Overview
Works: 150 works in 315 publications in 3 languages and 4,676 library holdings
Genres: Fantasy fiction  Fiction  Short stories  Science fiction  Comic books, strips, etc  Comics (Graphic works)  Graphic novels  Fantasy comics  Juvenile works  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Other
Classifications: PS648.F3, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lynn Abbey
Sanctuary : an epic novel of Thieves' world by Lynn Abbey( Book )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 366 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 )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 235 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( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sequel to Sanctuary by Lynn Abbey composed of variously authored stories
The shattered sphere : the dead of winter, soul of the city, blood ties by Robert Lynn Asprin( Book )

3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rifkind's challenge by Lynn Abbey( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 162 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
Cross-currents : storm season, the face of chaos, wings of omen by Lynn Abbey( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The face of chaos by Robert Lynn Asprin( Book )

10 editions published between 1983 and 2020 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thieves' World is a unique experience: an outlaw world of the imagination, where today's top fantasy talents are invited to contribute their own tales. The result has been a bestseller from the beginning, a challenge to writers and a favorite of fans
Wings of Omen by Robert Lynn Asprin( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2020 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Wings of Omen, the not-so-upright citizens of the hell-hole called Sanctuary fight for survival against an alien invasion
Behind time by Lynn Abbey( Book )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 122 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
Thieves' world by Robert Asprin( Book )

10 editions published between 1982 and 2020 in English and Russian and held by 122 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 dead of winter( Book )

8 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 )

7 editions published between 1979 and 1985 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Priestess, healer, warrior, witch. In a desert world ruled by men, Rifkind has always been one apart. A chieftain's daughter, she has learned to wield a sword while all other women are bound by tribal custom to children and the cooking fire. While other women are chattel to their men, Rifkind has been Marked by the Goddess for Her own. When her clan is massacred, Rifkind's essential solitude is only confirmed. Alone, prompted by her Deity, she sets forth on a quest for her destiny, a destiny that will shake and shape the world...for An-Soren waits in his dark tower knowing that she must come to him in time."--Goodreads
The price of victory( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soul of the city by Lynn Abbey( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this dramatic eighth volume, Tempus returns to Sanctuary, a city ravaged by war and upheaval, seething with crime and chaos--a dark bedlam of magic forces thrown out of balance, and disasters, both natural and unnatural
The blood of ten chiefs( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Complete ElfQuest by Wendy Pini( Book )

in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Wolfriders, a band of elves, search for others of their kind in a savage Earthlike world
Aftermath( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this explosive tenth volume, Tempus and the Stepsons abandon the war-torn city of Sanctuary - as vicious rivalries emerge from the rubble. The fate of the city hangs in the balance. The struggle for power begins
Blood ties by Robin W Bailey( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this gripping ninth volume, the ravaged city of Sanctuary faces the awesome task of reconstruction. Deserted by gods and bereft of magic, the shattered city and its citizens struggle fiercely for survival
Planeswalker by Lynn Abbey( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The war between Urza and Mishra is over. Brooding on the death of his brother at the hands of extraplanar forces, Urza drifts among the planes. But the end of the Brothers' War has transformed him into something greater. Deep within his heart, a spark has been kindled to a flame that cannot be quenched. Urza has become a planeswalker
The black flame by Lynn Abbey( Book )

9 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Abbey L.

Abbey L. 1948-

Abbey, Marilyn Lorraine 1948-

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Лин Аби

Линн Абби

Лін Абі

Эбби М. Л

Эбби М. Л. 1948-

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لين آبي

لين آبي كاتبة أمريكية

Languages
English (116)

Russian (2)

Polish (1)