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Wurts, Janny

Works: 156 works in 470 publications in 8 languages and 10,525 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Fantasy fiction, English  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Comic books, strips, etc  Domestic fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3556.E446, 813.54
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Most widely held works about Janny Wurts
Most widely held works by Janny Wurts
Servant of the empire by Raymond E Feist( Book )

39 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mara, Lady of the Acoma, is pitted against the new young Lord of the Minwanabi, Desio, who seeks vengeance for the ritual suicide of this father. But with her lover, Kevin--she turns disaster to victory
Mistress of the empire by Raymond E Feist( Book )

33 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lady Mara of the Acoma searches for justice, vengeance, and a new order sends her to the farthest reaches of her world
Daughter of the empire by Raymond E Feist( Book )

11 editions published between 1987 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the world of Kelewan, Mara, Ruling Lady of the Acoma, struggles for survival against her rivals. Mara trades her heart for power as she marries the son of an enemy, while plotting his death
Peril's gate by Janny Wurts( Book )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barely escaping with his life from the evil machinations of his half-brother, Arithon flees into the winter wilds where he must learn to survive the violent storms, but soon discovers he is not alone
Fugitive prince by Janny Wurts( Book )

19 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the appalling destruction of the Vastmark warhost, recoil and grief reshape the balance of power in the Five Kingdoms
The curse of the Mistwraith by Janny Wurts( Book )

22 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five hundred years after a Mistwraith had smothered the entire world in fog and darkness, only two very different half brothers have the power to lift the Mistwraith from Athera
To ride hell's chasm by Janny Wurts( Book )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the mysterious disappearance of Princess Anja, two warriors deadlock over cultural mores in their desperate bid to recover the princess alive, and defend the kingdom of Sessalie
That way lies Camelot by Janny Wurts( Book )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and Czech and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories mixing fantasy and hard science fiction. They include Silverdown's Gold, on a land populated by exotic animals, and No Quarter, on a space age general who, instead of punishing an officer who killed his men to hide an error, admires him as a ruthless man of action. By the author of Curse of the Mistwraith
Initiate's trial by Janny Wurts( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cursed to be his half-brother's mortal enemy after rescuing the world of Athera from the Mistwraith, Arithon is imprisoned and purged of his memories while his daughter is raised and trained by his enemy, the Koriani enchantress
Stormed fortress by Janny Wurts( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Master of Shadow Arithon stands alone at the hour of reckoning as the true purpose of the Koriani enchantresses becomes, at long last fully, unveiled--with the covetous Prime Matriarch now poised to snatch a prize, a prize beyond that of merely integrity and life
The master of White Storm by Janny Wurts( Book )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Warhost of Vastmark by Janny Wurts( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ships of Merior by Janny Wurts( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ships of Merior by Janny Wurts( Book )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the prophecy foretold, the art of power over light and dark was channeled through two princes: And the fogs that had smothered Athera's skies were dispersed. But in defeat, the Mistwraith set its two royal captors at odds under a powerful curse of vengeance. Now, locked in deadly enmity, the princes -- Lysaer, the Lord of Light, and Arithon, the Master of Shadow -- hold the fates of nations and the balance of the world's mystical powers entangled in the throes of their blood feud
Curse of the mistwraith by Janny Wurts( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Only if two half-brothers, heirs to an ancient blood feud, work together can they lift the curse on the land of Athera
Traitor's knot by Janny Wurts( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having conquered the maze and acheived self-redemption, Arithon, Master of Shadow, is now the guest of the formidable sorcerer, Davien the Betrayor. No one knows how his influence will affect Arithon's recovered mage power, or his newly awakened rogue talent for prescience. Meanwhile Arithon's relentless enemies will stop at nothing to acheive his downfall. The Koriani enchantresses are determined to make him their captive and their pawn. And as the Alliance of Light fanatics regroup after their defeat, the core of their priesthood now stands corrupted by a dark cabal who plot to enslave their leader, Lysaer, and use the Mistwraith's curse as their own private weapon to break the world's order. The sorcerers of the Fellowship compact are sorely beset and the clans are counting their ruinous losses. Arithon, who holds their last hope of survival, chooses the most dangerous course: heart and mind he dedicates himself to avoiding killing, though allies and enemies muster for war, single-mindedly blind to the consequences
The cycle of fire : Stormwarden ; Keeper of keys ; Shadowfane by Janny Wurts( Book )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of the three volumes of a classic fantasy trilogy finds three young people struggling to free the Stormwarden, the last of the elemental power-wielding Vaere sorcerers, so that he can battle the humanity-threatening demonkind. Original
Traitor's knot by Janny Wurts( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

United, the half-brothers Lysaer and Arithon were able to free the world of athera from the suffocating embrace of the deadly Mistwraith. But the Mistwraith's curse of vegence has left them lifelong enemies. Arithon, Master of Shadow, has defeated Lyaer's Alliance of Light against immense odds. As he recovers his strength under the care of the formidable sorcerer, Davien the Betrayer, his relentlessenemies downfall. -- back cover
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Peril's gate
Alternative Names
Janny Wurts American writer

Janny Wurts Amerikaans auteur

Janny Wurts illustratrice e scrittrice statunitense

Janny Wurts US-amerikanische Fantasy-Autorin und Illustratorin

ワーツ, J

English (184)

French (13)

Polish (12)

Dutch (9)

Russian (2)

Czech (2)

German (1)

Turkish (1)

Mistress of the empireDaughter of the empirePeril's gateFugitive princeThe curse of the MistwraithTo ride hell's chasmThat way lies CamelotInitiate's trial