WorldCat Identities

Farland, David

Overview
Works: 52 works in 345 publications in 9 languages and 8,820 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Fantasy fiction, American  Juvenile works  Paranormal fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator
Classifications: PS3573.O573, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Farland
The Runelords : the sum of all men by David Farland( Book )

42 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 1,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fantasy novel in which qualities like beauty and wit can be bought, leaving the buyer better looking while the seller becomes ugly. The hero is a warrior king who accumulates as many qualities as possible to become the sum of all men, the ultimate conqueror
Brotherhood of the wolf by David Farland( Book )

36 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heroic prince battles an evil conqueror who has stolen the virtues of thousands of his people. It happens in a land where the powerful appropriate their subjects' intelligence, strength, even wit, leaving them an empty shell
Wizardborn by David Farland( Book )

39 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,071 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wizardborn continues the story of the struggle of Gaborn, now the Earth King, who has lost his powers but continues to lead his people. He must contend with the threat of the huge, inhuman Reavers, whose myriads Gaborn and his forces must now pursue across the nation. It has become Gaborn's fate to follow, even into the depths. Raj Ahten, the great warlord endowed with the strength and qualities of thousands of men, once the primary threat to Gaborn, now struggles to retain his own empire. His war of conquest thwarted, his very life is now threatened by the Reaver thousands. And a young girl, Averan, who has eaten a Reaver and absorbed some of its memories, becomes a keystone in the search for the dark Reaver lair
The lair of bones by David Farland( Book )

29 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 980 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prince Gaborn, the Earth King, confronts his supernatural enemy Raj Ahten and the reavers in their own cavernous underground lair, where the evil sorcerer One True Master awaits in the Lair of Bones
Sons of the oak by David Farland( Book )

24 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The death of Gaborn, the supernatural Earth King, ignites a revolution sparked by powerful immortal beings who are targeting Gaborn's son Fallion, whose potential power could transform the world
The Wyrmling horde by David Farland( Book )

15 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fallion Orden, son of Gaborn, was imprisoned on a strange and fantastic world that he created by combining two alternate realities. It's a world brimming with dark magic, ruled by a creature of unrelenting evil who is gathering monstrous armies from a dozen planets in a bid to conquer the universe. Only Fallion has the power to mend the worlds, but at the heart of a city that is a vast prison, he lies in shackles. The forces of evil are growing and will soon rage across the heavens. Now, Fallion's allies must risk everything in an attempt to free him from the Wyrmling horde
Worldbinder by David Farland( Book )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and French and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fallion and Jaz, the sons of the Earth King Gaborn, are secretly living as fugitives in their own kingdom, hiding from the evil supernatural invaders while waiting to regain their rightful position, until Fallion's actions have unexpected repercussions for all
Chaosbound by David Farland( Book )

12 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and French and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of the Runelords has been combined by magic with another parallel world to form a new one, the beginning of a process that may unify all worlds into the one true world. In this follow-up to "The Wyrmling Horde," Borenson has been transformed into a berserker warrior and becomes a pawn in a Byzantine game controlled by supernatural rulers
The sum of all men by David Farland( Book )

22 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science fiction-roman
Brotherhood of the wolf by David Farland( )

11 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A heroic prince battles an evil conqueror who has stolen the virtues of thousands of his people. It happens in a land where the powerful appropriate their subjects' intelligence, strength, even wit, leaving them an empty shell
The sum of all men by David Farland( )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fantasy novel in which qualities like beauty and wit can be bought, leaving the buyer better looking while the seller becomes ugly. The hero is a warrior king who accumulates as many qualities as possible to become the sum of all men, the ultimate conqueror
The lair of bones by David Farland( )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having won a great victory over his longtime foe, Prince Gaborn, the Earth King, must finally defeat Raj Ahten and the Reavers. However, from his underground lair, One True Master is planning her revenge, forcing Gaborn to take the battle into the heart of the enemy
Worlds of the golden queen by David Farland( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stellar tale of love, adventure, sacrifice, and war set in a fantastic future
Wizardborn by David Farland( )

8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wizardborn continues the story of the struggle of Gaborn, now the Earth King, who has lost his powers but continues to lead his people. He must contend with the threat of the huge, inhuman Reavers, whose myriads Gaborn and his forces must now pursue across the nation. It has become Gaborn's fate to follow, even into the depths. Raj Ahten, the great warlord endowed with the strength and qualities of thousands of men, once the primary threat to Gaborn, now struggles to retain his own empire. His war of conquest thwarted, his very life is now threatened by the Reaver thousands. And a young girl, Averan, who has eaten a Reaver and absorbed some of its memories, becomes a keystone in the search for the dark Reaver lair
Nightingale by David Farland( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bron Jones was abandoned as a newborn. Thrown into foster care, he is rejected by one family after another, until he meets Olivia, a gifted and devoted high-school teacher who recognizes him for what he really is -- what her people call a "nightingale." But Bron isn't ready to learn the truth. There are secrets that have been hidden from mankind for hundreds of thousands of years, secrets that should remain hidden. Some things are too dangerous to know. Bron's secrets may be the most dangerous of all
Worldbinder by David Farland( )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bestselling epic breaks new ground. After the events of Sons of the Oak, Fallion and Jaz, the sons of the great Earth King Gaborn, are living as fugitives in their own kingdom, newly invaded and secretly controlled by supernatural beings of ultimate evil. The sons are hiding until they can regain their rightful places in the land. Fallion seems destined to heal the world and feels the supernatural calling to act. When he summons his powers to do so, though, two entire worlds collapse into one, and every living thing in both worlds is transformed into an entirely new being--yet still somehow the same. Evil is certainly still the same--and may have influenced all of this for a terrible purpose
Sons of the oak by David Farland( )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gaborn, the Earth King, has been traveling far from his home, to strange and unknown places and he finally succumbs to accelerated aging. His death is the signal for a revolution, an attack from the supernatural realms by immensely powerful immortal beings. These forces have discovered that Gaborn's son is the resurrection of an immortal--one whose potential power is so great that he might be able to reorder the entire universe. Fallion's enemies have decided that they must control him or, failing that, destroy him. He is only a child, but he is the heir to Gaborn's kingdom and so must flee to the ends of the earth to avoid the destruction of all that Gaborn accomplished
Of mice and magic by David Farland( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than anything, Benjamin Ravenspell wants a pet. But when he buys a mouse named Amber, he gets more than he bargained for. No sooner does Ben take her home, than Amber turns him into a mouse too. You see, Amber has magical abilities, and it so happens that Ben is a familiar--a creature that stores magical energy. Together they each form half of a powerful wizard. Alone, they're just vermin. Soon Ben and Amber will find themselves pitted in an epic battle against a magical enemy
The wyrmling horde by David Farland( )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fallion Orden, son of Gaborn, was imprisoned on a strange and fantastic world that he created by combining two alternate realities. It's a world brimming with dark magic, ruled by a creature of unrelenting evil who is gathering monstrous armies from a dozen planets in a bid to conquer the universe. Only Fallion has the power to mend the worlds, but at the heart of a city that is a vast prison, he lies in shackles. The forces of evil are growing and will soon rage across the heavens. Now, Fallion's allies must risk everything in an attempt to free him from the Wyrmling horde
Chaosbound by David Farland( )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Borenson and Myrrima are on a quest to save their devastated land and the people of the new world from certain destruction. But the land is not the only thing that has been altered forever: in the change, Borenson has merged with a mighty and monstrous creature from the other world, Aaath Ulber. He begins to change, becoming a berserker warrior with a huge new body. Thousands have died. Lands have sunk below the sea and, elsewhere, risen from it. And the supernatural rulers of the world are part of a universal evil yet play a byzantine game of dark power politics among themselves--a game in which Aaath Ulber is now the most significant pawn
 
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The Runelords : the sum of all men
Alternative Names

controlled identityWolverton, Dave

Dave Wolverton écrivain américain

Dave Wolverton US-amerikanischer Autor

Farland, Dave

Farland, Dave, 1957-

Farland, David

Farland, David 1957-

Farland, Dėvid

Farland, Dėvid, 1957-

Волвертон Д. 1957-

Дейвид Фарланд

Дэйв Волвертон

ファーランド, デイヴィッド

Languages
English (227)

French (26)

German (23)

Czech (6)

Japanese (4)

Polish (4)

Spanish (4)

Russian (3)

Chinese (2)

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Brotherhood of the wolfWizardbornThe lair of bonesSons of the oakThe Wyrmling hordeWorldbinderChaosboundThe sum of all men