McKiernan, Dennis L. 1932-
Most widely held works by Dennis L McKiernan
Once upon a winter's night by Dennis L McKiernan ( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 754 libraries worldwide
Although love blossoms between golden-haired Camille and the prince, he never allows her to see his unmasked face. "But then one night, thinking to break whatever curse has been laid on him, Camille acts on her own--with dreadful results. ... Now, ... Camille must embark on a desperate quest through the hinterlands of Faery, seeking a mysterious place lying somewhere east of the sun and west of the moon."--Jacket.
Once upon a summer day by Dennis L McKiernan ( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 716 libraries worldwide
Once upon a summer day, Prince Borel of the Winterwood falls asleep, and a beautiful golden-haired maiden with a shadowy band across her eyes comes to him in his dreams and pleads for aid. She returns time after time, and the prince is certain that she is real and in deadly peril. Yet he knows not who she is...nor where she is imprisoned. Opposed by witches, trolls, goblins and beings even more dreadful, and aided by a field sprite, Borel begins a desperate quest through the wonders and hazards of Faery, seeking a mysterious masked demoiselle gaurded by perilous blades. And though time touches not this land of legend, time is running out....
Once upon an autumn eve by Dennis L McKiernan ( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 694 libraries worldwide
Liaze, Princess of the Atumnwood, falls in love with the wounded knight, Sieur Lue, who breached the boundary between her faery world and the land of mortals, only to have him stolen from her by a dark force.
The dark tide by Dennis L McKiernan ( Book )
12 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 615 libraries worldwide
Tuck Underbank is a Warrow living in the peaceful Boskydells. When an unnaturally cold winter strikes and the evil Modru threatens the world, he and a number of his fellow Thornwalkers go to the High King's aid. But a vast expanse of lightless blizzard called the Dimmendark is spreading over the land, and Tuck soon finds that the "dark tide" is going to swamp them all. The High King doesn't have enough warriors to hold off the horde of attacking monsters; the battle goes horribly wrong, separating the Warrows from one another and possibly dooming them all.
Silver wolf, black falcon by Dennis L McKiernan ( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and German and held by 604 libraries worldwide
"The progeny of an Elf and a shape-changing Baeran, Bair is cursed with a destiny that places him in mortal danger, for according to prophecy, Bair is the Hope of the World. Unaware of the peril that surrounds him, Bair accompanies his friend Aravan on a quest to learn the whereabouts of the yellow-eyed demon Ydral." -- Jacket.
The darkest day by Dennis L McKiernan ( Book )
11 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 602 libraries worldwide
In the Iron Tower, Modru works his magics to summon his implacable lord. And across Mithgar, the warriors of the light are massing for their final assault on the Power of Dark. Men, elves, dwarves and doughty warrows, their state is desperate but their courage is high. For if they fail, there comes the unending Darkest Day. If they succeed, all will see the dawn of a New Age of legend and glory.
Shadows of doom by Dennis L McKiernan ( Book )
9 editions published between 1984 and 2009 in English and held by 586 libraries worldwide
The winter had begun. At Gunnaring Gap, the valiant Riders of Valon began their charge. And though Challerain Keep lay in ruins and butchery had led to the capture of Princess Laurelin, heroes strode forth from the ranks of men, elves, warrows, and dwarves to turn the tide of doom. And across the land ruled by unnatural dark, freedom flickered and burst into flame.
Once upon a spring morn by Dennis L McKiernan ( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 552 libraries worldwide
Falling in love with Celeste, princess of Springwood, Roel finally has a chance at true happiness, until his sister is abducted by a horrific lord with the power to steal the souls he has taken, forcing Roel and his beloved to embark on a desperate odyssey to save his sister before the dark of the moon.
Once upon a dreadful time by Dennis L McKiernan ( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 537 libraries worldwide
"The vile witch Hradian sets events in motion to free her master, the wizard Orbane, who's been trapped in the Castle of Shadows. But her scheme results in unforeseen consequences, threatening not only the world of Faery but that of mortals as well. Rising to the challenge, the heroes and heroines of Winterwood, Summerwood, Springwood, and Autumnwood join forces to rally humans and Fey alike to a cause that may be lost before it begins."--Publisher description.
Into the fire by Dennis L McKiernan ( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 536 libraries worldwide
While travelling through the fantasy land of Mithgar two men, a warrior and a healer, are caught in a war of good versus evil and place their respective talents in the service of good. A sequel to Into the Forge.
Into the forge by Dennis L McKiernan ( Book )
3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 532 libraries worldwide
A dying warrior beqeaths a coin to Tip and Beau, with the message, "Take the coin east to Agron, and warn all."
City of jade : a novel of Mithgar by Dennis L McKiernan ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 526 libraries worldwide
The myth of a lost city carved of precious jade has proven irresistible to many in Mithgar. Now Aravan, captain of the Elven ship Eroean, has undertaken a quest to find it. With his true love Aylis, the Magekind Seeress, beside him and a crew of men and dwarves, he sets sail to follow the lure of legend. The journey will be long and perilous--and the voyagers will find more than treasure awaiting them in the City of Jade. They will find dark sorcery and great danger, and some among them will find death.
The dragonstone by Dennis L McKiernan ( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and German and held by 506 libraries worldwide
A woman warrior and a lady elf join forces to find a dragonstone which will give them the power to save the world of Mithgar from plundering dragons. But first they must solve the riddle of a vision.
Trek to Kraggen-Cor by Dennis L McKiernan ( Book )
10 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 505 libraries worldwide
Two hundred years after Dark Lord's defeat by the brave alliance of Warrow, human, Dwarf and Elf, evil is again stirring, and man and Dwarf must turn to the small but stalwart Warrows for aid. And so it is the Peregrin Fairhill and Cotton buckleburr, keepers of the Silver Horn, find themselves marching with the Dwarf King at the head of the army. They are pledged to lead the way along the forgotten path to Kraggen-Cor which is now home to all creatures of evil that remain in Mithgar. Will they be leading their allies to glorious victory-or doom?
The eye of the hunter by Dennis L McKiernan ( Book )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 477 libraries worldwide
The Brega path by Dennis L McKiernan ( Book )
9 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 450 libraries worldwide
The final battle! Kraggen-Cor, once the heart of the Dwarf kingdom, now the mountain fastness of all the creatures of evil that remain in Mithgar. Here the Dwarf King Durek has led his forces to fufill his destiny and reclaim his realm.
Red slippers : more tales of Mithgar by Dennis L McKiernan ( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 413 libraries worldwide
In a tavern in Port Arbalin, a group of worldly travelers gathers together, drinking and telling tales of fantastical adventure set in the realm of Mithgar.
Voyage of the fox rider by Dennis L McKiernan ( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
Caverns of Socrates by Dennis L McKiernan ( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 367 libraries worldwide
A virtual reality game goes awry when electricity fails while the players are in the other reality. The novel describes the efforts by the game's organizers to bring the players back to this life, an exercise from which the players emerge changed people. By the author of Voyage of the Fox Rider.
Dragondoom by Dennis L McKiernan ( Book )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 292 libraries worldwide
A thousand years before the Winter War, two sworn enemies set forth to find the warhammer that could challenge their most terrible foes. Neither of them could know the perils that lay ahead ---- perils to life, limb, and heart ..... Driven by a desire for glory and the lure of dragon gold, a young Vanadarin prince slays the dragon Sleeth and begins a chain of events that brings two kingdoms to the brink of war .....
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MacKiernan, Dennis L. 1932-
Mc Kiernan, Dennis L. 1932-