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Hobb, Robin

Works: 530 works in 1,736 publications in 11 languages and 37,213 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Fantasy fiction, American  Juvenile works  Short stories  History  Science fiction  Manuscripts  Young adult works  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PZ7.M1988, 813.54
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Robin Hobb
Most widely held works by Robin Hobb
Dragonhaven by Robin Hobb( Book )

29 editions published between 2009 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the dragons, the humans--including the strong and defiant Rain Wild girl Thymara; the wealthy dragon scholar and Trader's wife, Alise; and her companion, the urbane Sedric--and their magical supply barge, captained by the gruff Leftrin, forge their way ever deeper into uncharted wilderness, human and beast alike discover they are changing in mysterious and dangerous ways-- and that all of them may not survive
Shaman's crossing by Robin Hobb( Book )

56 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Serving his king during a time of realm expansion, nobleman's son Nevare Burvelle finds his promising career compromised by unexpected prejudice at the King's Cavalry Academy and the discovery that he is being rendered a pawn by the magical plains folk
Ship of magic by Robin Hobb( Book )

80 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The heroine is a living ship which has feelings and can talk. On the death of its master it is inherited by a man who wants to use it for transporting slaves. The ship is against this and forms an alliance with the man's sister who had hoped to inherit it and now plots to get it
Assassin's quest by Robin Hobb( Book )

89 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fantasy tale on a man who carves a dragon out of stone with which to defend his kingdom from enemies. The novel is the last installment in a trilogy which began with Royal Assassin
Fool's assassin by Robin Hobb( Book )

30 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"FitzChivalry--royal bastard and former king's assassin--has left his life of court intrigue at Buckkeep far behind. As far as the rest of the world knows, FitzChivalry Farseer is dead and buried. Masquerading as Tom Badgerlock, Fitz is now married and leading the quiet life of a country squire with his beloved Molly. The only fly in the ointment is the disappearance of his beloved childhood friend, the Fool, with whom he once shared so much. But for a former royal assassin, a quiet life is hard to maintain when old allegiances keep trying to pull him back, and new enemies come calling."--
Golden fool by Robin Hobb( Book )

42 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Dutch and held by 1,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taking up residence at Buckkeep as a spy, FitzChivalry Farseer navigates the complex intrigues of the court as he seeks to unravel the secrets of Prince Dutiful's betrothed and sort out his own chaotic personal life
Renegade's magic by Robin Hobb( Book )

23 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A conclusion to the trilogy that began with Shaman's Crossing and Forest Mage finds wrongfully convicted Nevare Burvelle surrendering himself to the Speck magic with which he has been cursed, a decision that renders him subject to a violent alter ego
Royal assassin by Robin Hobb( Book )

72 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fitz, crippled in his first mission as an assassin, intends to take refuge in a distant kingdom, but is drawn back to his home and the court of the Six Duchies when he learns the kingdom is under attack from outside enemies and inside traitors
Blood of dragons by Robin Hobb( Book )

28 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tarman expedition has at last found Kelsingra, a city filled with ancient treasures. Here, the dragons and their Elderling keepers may discover their full potential, but only if the magic of Kelsingra can be unlocked. Already rumours of the city have floated down the Rain Wild River. Adventurers, pirates and fortune hunters will soon be coming to pillage what they can. Among them, Hest Finbok, determined to claim back his errant wife, Alise. Meanwhile, Selden Vestrit finds himself a prisoner of the ailing Duke of Chalced, who believes him to be some sort of dragon-man whose flesh and blood may work miracle cures. Soon Tintaglia's singer will be sacrificed to keep this vile old tyrant alive. Where is Tintaglia, the greatest of all dragons, when there is such need of her? Attacked, dying of a poisoned wound, can she survive? She holds the memories that will unlock the mysteries of Kelsingra, and the power to defend it, and her own. Without her, all may be lost
Dragon keeper by Robin Hobb( Book )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guided by the great blue dragon Tintaglia, a tangle of serpents fights its way up the Rain Wild River to the cocooning grounds. But the creatures which emerge from the cocoons are a travesty of the powerful, shining dragons of old; some cannot fly, others are stunted or deformed. To save the dragons, a band of dragon keepers, hunters and chroniclers must attend them if they are to find their true home--the legendary Elderling city of Kelsingra
Mad ship by Robin Hobb( Book )

17 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Althea Vestrit is determined to get her liveship, Vivacia, back from the pirate captain Kennit
City of dragons by Robin Hobb( Book )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accompanied by human keepers, the dragons embark on a dangerous journey to their ancient, mythical homeland of Kelsingera, and along the way form deep bonds with the humans that are severely tested during the journey's final days
The inheritance and other stories by Robin Hobb( Book )

19 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects previously published and new short works written under both of the writer's pseudonyms, with brief notes by the author prefacing every piece that offers insight into the story's origin. The first seven stories are written under the name Megan Lindholm and the last three are written under the name Robin Hobb
Ship of destiny by Robin Hobb( Book )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaos stalks the world as the war between Bingtown and Chalced escalates, Althea and Brashen cope with their blinded Liveship, and a powerful dragon, capable of untold destruction or redemption, appears
Shaman's crossing by Robin Hobb( )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nevare Burvelle was born to be a soldier in the Gernian army. But as Nevare's career takes off, his worldview alters considerably. Corruption and nepotism reign, and now Nevare questions his own ideals, wondering why he continues fighting for the empire
Assassin's apprentice by Robin Hobb( Book )

25 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fitz, Prince Chivalry's illegitimate son raised by Burrich the stableman, is ignored by all the royalty except for King Shrewd, who has him tutored as an assassin because he has the magic Skill
The willful princess and the piebald prince by Robin Hobb( Book )

15 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Felicity, a minstrel sworn to the truth, tells the ill-fated love story of the stubborn and indulged Princess Caution and the stableboy Lostler, a former Chalcedean slave and the piebald horse bound to him by the magic of Wit, which gives him the power to communicate with animals
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Alternative Names

controlled identityLindholm, Megan

Hobb, Robin 1952-

Hobb, Robin pseud

Lindholm, Margaret Astrid 1952-

Lindholm, Megan.

Lindholm, Megan 1952-

Lindholm, Megan pseud.

Lindholm Ogden, Margaret, 1952-

Lindholm Ogden, Margaret Asrid

Lindholm Ogden, Margaret Asrid 1952-

Lindholm Ogden, Margaret Astrid.

Lindholm Ogden, Margaret Astrid 1952-

Linholm, Megan.

Margaret Astrid Lindholm Ogden

Margaret Lindholm Amerikaanse schrijfster

Megan Lindholm amerikansk skribent

Ogden, Margaret, 1952-

Robin Hobb amerikansk författare

Robin Hobb amerikansk skribent

Robin Hobb amerykańska pisarka science fiction

Robin Hobb écrivain américaine

Robin Hobb escritora de fantasía y ciencia ficción estadounidense

Robin Hobb scrittrice statunitense

Robin Hobb US-amerikanische Fantasy-Schriftstellerin

Огден М. А. Л. 1952-

Робин Хоб

Робин Хобб

Робін Гобб

Хобб, Робин

אוגדן, מרגרט אסטריד לינדהולם, 1952-

הוב, רובין

לינדהולם אוגדן, מרגרט אסטריד, 1952-

לינדהולם, מיגן

מרגרט אסטריד לינדהולם אוגדן

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