WorldCat Identities

Pierce, Tamora

Overview
Works: 361 works in 1,759 publications in 4 languages and 87,641 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Young adult works  Interviews  Biography  Documentary television programs  Biographical films  Paranormal fiction  Motion pictures 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Creator
Classifications: PS3566.I367, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Tamora Pierce
Alanna : the first adventure by Tamora Pierce( Book )

57 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 3,067 WorldCat member 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
The woman who rides like a man by Tamora Pierce( Book )

98 editions published between 1985 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,807 WorldCat member 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 society and continues her own emotional development
In the hand of the goddess by Tamora Pierce( Book )

51 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 2,784 WorldCat member 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. Disguised as a boy, Alanna of Trebond becomes a squire--to none other than the prince of the realm. But Prince Jonathan is much more to Alanna; he is her ally, her best friend, and one of the few who knows that she's really a girl. Now it will take all of Alanna's awesome skill, strength, and growing magical powers to protect him from the mysterious evil sorcerer who is bent on his destruction--and hers! Here continues the story of Alanna, a young woman bound for glory who is willing to fight against enormous odds for what she believes in
Wild magic by Tamora Pierce( Book )

38 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,724 WorldCat member 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
Lioness rampant by Tamora Pierce( Book )

46 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 2,562 WorldCat member 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
The Emperor Mage by Tamora Pierce( Book )

43 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,470 WorldCat member 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
Trickster's choice by Tamora Pierce( Book )

23 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,409 WorldCat member 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
Wolf-speaker by Tamora Pierce( Book )

35 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 2,395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the help of her animal friends, Daine fights to save the kingdom of Tortall from ambitious mortals and dangerous immortals
First test by Tamora Pierce( Book )

29 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 2,369 WorldCat member 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
Squire by Tamora Pierce( Book )

23 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,344 WorldCat member 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 )

13 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 2,282 WorldCat member 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
Lady knight by Tamora Pierce( Book )

30 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 2,266 WorldCat member 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
The realms of the gods by Tamora Pierce( Book )

36 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and Swedish and held by 2,223 WorldCat member 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
Page by Tamora Pierce( Book )

32 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 2,191 WorldCat member 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
Trickster's queen by Tamora Pierce( Book )

18 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 2,063 WorldCat member 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
Magic steps by Tamora Pierce( Book )

24 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 2,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When drawn into the investigation of murders perpetrated on a powerful family in Summersea, Sandry and her student Pasco undertake the dangerous mission of entrapping the invisible killers
Sandry's book by Tamora Pierce( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 1,860 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasy. Troldmanden Niklaron finder frem til fire unge mennesker, der alle helt specielle magiske evner. Disse unge føres til spiralcirklens tempel, hvor de skal lære at udnytte deres evner rigtigt
Cold fire by Tamora Pierce( Book )

18 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While studying with her teacher Frostpine in the northern land of Namorn, Daja helps the twin daughters of her host family discover their own magic and uses her powers to track an deadly arsonist
Shatterglass by Tamora Pierce( Book )

19 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 1,783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tris and her mage-student, a young man whose glassmaking magic has been amplified and mixed with lightning, team up to track a killer who may be nearer than they suspect
Bloodhound by Tamora Pierce( Book )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having been promoted from "Puppy" to "Dog," Beka, now a full-fledged member of the Provost's Guard, and her former partner head to a neighboring port city to investigate a case of counterfeit coins
 
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Trickster's choice
Alternative Names
Pierce, Tamora 1954-

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تامورا بيرس

タモラ・ピアス

ピアス, タモラ

Languages
English (610)

German (55)

Japanese (4)

Swedish (1)

Covers
The woman who rides like a manIn the hand of the goddessWild magicLioness rampantThe Emperor MageTrickster's choiceWolf-speakerFirst test