Most widely held works about Tamora Pierce
Most widely held works by Tamora Pierce
Trickster's choice by Tamora Pierce ( Book )
33 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and Danish and held by 2,293 libraries worldwide
Alianne must call forth her mother's courage and her father's wit in order to survive on the Copper Isles in a royal court rife with political intrigue and murderous conspiracy.
Alanna : the first adventure by Tamora Pierce ( Book )
49 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,204 libraries worldwide
Eleven-year-old Alanna, who aspires to be a knight even though she is a girl, disguises herself as a boy to become a royal page, a learning many hard lessons along her path to high adventure.
Wild magic by Tamora Pierce ( Book )
38 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 2,113 libraries worldwide
The mage Numair, the knight Alanna, and Queen Thayet enlist thirteen-year-old Daine's help to battle the dreadful immortal creatures that have recently begun to attack the kingdom of Tortall.
In the hand of the goddess by Tamora Pierce ( Book )
48 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 2,064 libraries worldwide
Pursuing her desire to be a knight, Alanna learns many things in her role as squire to Prince Jonathan, but fears Duke Roger, an ambitious sorcerer with whom she knows she will one day have to deal.
The woman who rides like a man by Tamora Pierce ( Book )
44 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 2,053 libraries worldwide
On her first tour as a knight errant, Alanna assumes a position of influence with a fierce desert tribe, makes some changes in the role of women in the society, and continues her own emotional development.
Squire by Tamora Pierce ( Book )
33 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,988 libraries worldwide
After becoming a squire to Lord Raoul, commander of the King's Own, Kel of Mindelan, must face a terrifying test in the Chamber of the Ordeal before she can be a knight.
Terrier by Tamora Pierce ( Book )
17 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and Danish and held by 1,986 libraries worldwide
When sixteen-year-old Beka becomes "Puppy" to a pair of "Dogs," as the Provost's Guards are called, she uses her police training, natural abilities, and a touch of magic to help them solve the case of a murdered baby in Tortall's Lower City.
Lioness rampant by Tamora Pierce ( Book )
44 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,974 libraries worldwide
Alanna continues to create her own life as a female warrior when she and new companions journey to the Roof of the World seeking the powerful Dominion Jewel, perhaps the last hope of saving her country from dissension and hostile magic.
First test by Tamora Pierce ( Book )
26 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and Danish and held by 1,972 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Keladry of Mindalen, daughter of nobles, serves as a page but must prove herself to the males around her if she is ever to fulfill her dream of becoming a knight. When Alanna became the King's Champion, it was decided that girls would henceforth be allowed to train for the knighthood. But ten years have passed, and no girls have come forward. Now, however, someone is about to change all that. Her name is Kel. In this first book in a new series from popular children's fantasy writer Tamora Pierce, we are introduced to a strong, adventurous new heroine who will win the hearts and minds of fantasy fans.
Trickster's queen by Tamora Pierce ( Book )
25 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,958 libraries worldwide
Aly fails to foresee the dangers that await as she uses her magic to safeguard Dova and her younger siblings, despite knowing that her thirteen-year-old charge might be queen of the Copper Isles when the colonial rulers are defeated.
The Emperor Mage by Tamora Pierce ( Book )
35 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,935 libraries worldwide
When she is sent as part of the delegation from Tortall to negotiate a peace treaty with Carthak, fifteen-year-old Daine must use her powers to communicate with animals for more than healing the Carthak emperor's dying birds.
Page by Tamora Pierce ( Book )
39 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,917 libraries worldwide
Keladry of Mindelan continues her training to become a squire with the aid of a new maid, the support of her friends, interference from some other pages, and some serious, even dangerous opposition.
Lady knight by Tamora Pierce ( Book )
32 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,914 libraries worldwide
When she became a knight, eighteen-year-old Kel hoped to be given a combat post, but instead she finds herself named commander of an outpost of refugees, where she must face the unnatural forces of the evil Balyce.
Wolf-speaker by Tamora Pierce ( Book )
29 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,851 libraries worldwide
With the help of her animal friends, Daine fights to save the kingdom of Tortall from ambitious mortals and dangerous immortals.
Sandry's book by Tamora Pierce ( Book )
26 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,823 libraries worldwide
Four young misfits find themselves living in a strictly disciplined temple community where they become friends while also learning to do crafts and to use their powers, especially magic.
Street magic by Tamora Pierce ( Book )
23 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,777 libraries worldwide
Former "street rat" Briar Moss must face his past when he discovers a young mage in need of a mentor.
Tris's book by Tamora Pierce ( Book )
24 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,716 libraries worldwide
With the defenses of Winding Circle Temple seriously weakened by an earthquake, Tris and her fellow mages-in-training try to join their different magic powers to protect the Winding Circle community from a pirate attack.
The realms of the gods by Tamora Pierce ( Book )
32 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,715 libraries worldwide
While in the mystical realms of the gods along with Nunair, Daine learns the secrets of her past and the implications for her future as she and Nunair are compelled to return to the mortal world of Tortall to help fight against the immortals.
Daja's book by Tamora Pierce ( Book )
25 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and Danish and held by 1,669 libraries worldwide
While at Gold Ridge castle to the north of Winding Circle, Daja and the three other mages-in-training who have become her friends develop their unique magical talents as they try to prevent a devastating forest fire from consuming everything in its path.
Briar's book by Tamora Pierce ( Book )
19 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,662 libraries worldwide
Briar, a young mage-in-training, and his teacher Rosethorn must use their magic to fight a deadly plague that is ravaging Summersea.
Alanna (Fictitious character : Pierce) Audiobooks Audiobooks Children's audiobooks Children's stories--Authorship Conspiracy Counterfeits and counterfeiting Courts and courtiers Desert people Disguise Fantasy Fantasy comic books, strips, etc. Fantasy fiction Fantasy fiction Fantasy fiction--Authorship Fiction Friendship Human-animal communication Juvenile works Keladry of Mindelan (Fictitious character) Kisubo, Daja (Fictitious character) Knights and knighthood Large type books Magic Moss, Briar (Fictitious character) Pages, Medieval Pierce, Tamora Pirates Plague Police Princes Royal households Sandry (Fictitious character : Pierce) Sarrasri, Daine (Fictitious character) Sex role Shamans Short stories Short stories, American Sound recordings Spies Spy stories Spy stories Supernatural Teenage girls Tricksters Tris (Fictitious character : Pierce) Wolves Women heroes Young adult fiction--Authorship Young adult works
Pierce, Tamora, 1954-
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