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Roberson, Jennifer 1953-

Overview
Works: 147 works in 388 publications in 6 languages and 9,506 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fantasy fiction  History  Romance fiction  Historical fiction  Fantasy fiction, American  Short stories  Epic fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PS3568.O236, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jennifer Roberson
Lady of the forest by Jennifer Roberson( Book )

26 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,009 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Robin Hood story told from Maid Marian's perspective offers a feminine view on the beloved tale of Sherwood Forest
Lady of the Glen : a novel of 17th-century Scotland and the massacre of Glencoe by Jennifer Roberson( Book )

19 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and German and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A 17th Century romance during a campaign by King William III of England to subdue rebellious Scottish chiefs. Enemies because of their heritage, Catriona Campbell and Alasdair Og MacDonald know from the time they meet that they are destined to lie in each other's arms some day. By the author of Lady of the Forest
The golden key by Melanie Rawn( Book )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of intrigue and murder centered on a family of artists who serve as notaries in a world where legal documents are drawn up in the form of paintings. The family has magical powers and one of their members gets to live several hundred years by taking over younger bodies
Lady of Sherwood by Jennifer Roberson( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and German and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel of war and romance featuring Robin Hood and Maid Marian, on whose estate he and his men are staying. The action centers on the turmoil following the death of their friend, King Richard the Lionheart, as a result of which the Sheriff of Nottingham is moving against the band
Karavans by Jennifer Roberson( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When their home is destroyed by the vicious, tribal Hecari, Audrun and her husband Davyn, along with their four children, must join a karavan that will pass the demon-infested deepwood of Alisanos, but luck is on their side when they discover that their fellow passengers are gifted with various forms of magic
Sword-born : a novel of Tiger and Del by Jennifer Roberson( Book )

10 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tiger, swor -dancer from the South and Del, sword-singer from the North, journey to find Tiger's original home, possibly the island of Skandi
Deepwood by Jennifer Roberson( Book )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before Audrun can reach the place where diviners have said her fifth child must be born, she is separated from her husband and the rest of the karavan by the deepwood, a magical and unstable realm filled with lost souls
Sword-sworn : a novel of Tiger and Del by Jennifer Roberson( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary fighters and fugitives from both the North and the South, Tiger and Del continue their quest to uncover the mysteries of Tiger's origins and discover that he is heir to a powerful magic that could hold the key to his ultimate fate
Sword-dancer by Jennifer Roberson( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 1998 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Del, a swordswoman of the North, travels south searching for her younger brother, who was kidnapped by slavers
Sword-maker by Jennifer Roberson( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tiger scales a mountain to reach Dragon's Lair and to confront the force that has been wreaking havoc on the village and that, legend has it, is an evil and powerful dragon
Sword-singer by Jennifer Roberson( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlawed for slaying her sword master, Del must return to the Place of Swords to stand in sword-dancer combat
Sword-breaker by Jennifer Roberson( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Falsely accused of murder, and with sword-dancer assassins and religious zealots in hot pursuit, Tiger and Del escape across the Punja Desert, but soon Tiger realizes that his sword has been cursed by the evil sorcerer Chosa Dei
Sword-bound : a novel of Tiger and Del by Jennifer Roberson( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sharing an idyllic life with Del that is occasionally interrupted by sword-dancers seeking to punish him for forsaking the oaths of the circle, Tiger is challenged by his son to reclaim his legendary status
Guinevere's truth and other tales by Jennifer Roberson( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short stories that includes tales from each of the author's series plus contemporary tales about regular people under extraordinary circumstances
The wild road by Jennifer Roberson( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audrun, a human woman trapped within Alisanos -- a sentient forest -- is reunited with her four children, only to learn that each has been marked by the deepwood's wild magic. And her newly born fifth child, captured by a winged demon, is still missing. Audrun has sworn to find the infant, but can a mere human possibly hope to outwit the monstrous inhabitants of Alisanos ... and the nightmarish deepwood itself?
Shapechangers by Jennifer Roberson( Book )

13 editions published between 1984 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They were the Cheysuli, a race of magical warriors gifted with the ability to assume animal shape at will. For centuries they had been allies to the King of Homana, treasured champions of the realm. Until a king's daughter ran away with a Cheysuli liege man and caused a war of annihilation against the Cheyuli race. Twenty-five years later the Cheysuli were hunted exiles in their own land, feared for their sorcery, their shapechanging. This is the story of Alix, the daughter of that ill-fated union between Homanan princess and Cheysuli warrior, and her struggle to master the call of magic in her blood, and accept her place in an ancient prophecy she cannot deny
Shapechanger's song by Jennifer Roberson( Book )

4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Chronicles of Cheysuli" is the sprawling saga of the exiles, and return, of a warrior race of shapechangers, whose magical odyssey begin in these two novels together in one volume: "Shapechangers" and "The Song of Homana."
A pride of princes by Jennifer Roberson( Book )

9 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in English and French and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three Cheysuli princes of Homana must take the three paths for which they were fated. Each must face treachery and challenges to his throne
The song of Homana by Jennifer Roberson( Book )

14 editions published between 1970 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For five long years the land of Homana had been strangling in the grasp of a ursurper king'its people ravaged by strife, poverty and despair; its magical race, the Cheysuli, forced to flee or face extermination at the hands of their evil counterparts, the sorcerous Ilhini. The time had come for Prince Carillon, Homana's rightful ruler, to return from exile with his Cheysuli liege man, free his land from the evil dominantion of the tyrant Bellam and his villainous magicians, restore the Cheysuli to their rightful position of grace, and claim his birthright. To do this, he would not only have to raise an army, but overcome the fear and prejudice of an ignorant population and answer the call of a prophecy he never chose to serve!
Legacy of the sword by Jennifer Roberson( Book )

9 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in English and French and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For decades, the magical race of shapeshifters called the Cheysuli have been feared and hated exiles in their own land, a land they rightfully should rule. Victims of a vengeful monarch's war of annihilation and a usurper king's tyrannical reign, the Cheysuli clans have nearly vanished from the world. Now in the aftermath of the revolution which overthrew the hated tyrant, Prince Donal is being trained as the first Cheysuli in generations to assume the throne. But will he be able to overcome the prejudice of a populace afraid of his special magic and succeed in uniting the realm in its life and death battle against enemy armies and evil magicians'
 
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Lady of Sherwood
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Lady of the Glen : a novel of 17th-century Scotland and the massacre of GlencoeThe golden keyLady of SherwoodKaravansSword-born : a novel of Tiger and DelDeepwoodSword-sworn : a novel of Tiger and DelSword-dancer
Alternative Names

controlled identityMitchell, Jay

controlled identityO'Green, Jennifer

Jennifer Roberson Amerikaans romanschrijfster

Jennifer Roberson author

Jennifer Roberson US-amerikanische Fantasyautorin

ロバースン, ジェニファー

Languages
English (149)

German (14)

French (4)

Japanese (2)

Polish (2)

Czech (2)