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Margaret Weis

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Margaret Weis was born and raised in Independence, Missouri. She attended the University of Missouri, Columbia, graduating in 1970 with a BA degree in Literature and Creative Writing. In 1983, she moved to Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, to take a job as book editor at TSR, Inc., producers of the DUNGEONS & DRAGONS role-playing game.
 
At TSR, Weis became part of the DRAGONLANCE design team. Created by Tracy Hickman, the Dragonlance world has continued to intrigue fans of both the novel and the game for generations. 2004 was the twentieth anniversary of the DRAGONLANCE CHRONICLES, which has sold over twenty million copies world wide. Weis is also the author/co-author of several other New York Times best-selling series, including DARKSWORD, ROSE OF THE PROHET, STAR OF THE GUARDIANS, THE DEATHGATE CYCLE, SOVEREIGN STONE, and her current series with Tor Books, DRAGONVAARLD. Weis also continues to write with co-author Tracy Hickman for the Dragonlance novel line.
 
Weis is owner of Margaret Weis Productions, Ltd., publisher of the Ask the Angels advice board, the Serenity Role Playing Game, based on the movie by Josh Whedon, licensed from Universal Studios, and the Battlestar Galactica RPG, also licensed from Universal, the Paths of Doom adventure books for young readers, and a host of other fun and exciting game products.
 
Weis lives in Wisconsin with three border collies. She and her dog, Dixie, have fun competin

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  • Margaret Weis and Tracy Hickman on Bones of the Dragon

    Authors Tracy Hickman and Margaret Weis discuss their novel Bones of the Dragon from the Dragonships of Vindras series.

  • R.A. Salvatore interviews Margaret Weis (Secret of the Dragon)

    Author interview with Margaret Weis for Secret of the Dragon, the sequel to Bones of the Dragon and second installment of the Dragonships of Vindras series.

  • Master of Dragons by Margaret Weis--Audiobook Excerpt

    Listen to this audiobook excerpt from Margaret Weis's fantasy novel Master of Dragons, the third and concluding volume to the spectacular Dragonvarld trilogy. They were twin brothers, the offspring of Dragon magic, one raised in court, the other in hiding. But, the link that exists between them will not be broken by mere distance, and in the very duality of their origin lies mankind's hope for peace and safety.

  • Bones of the Dragon by Margaret Weis and Tracy Hickman--Audio Excerpt

    Listen to this audiobook excerpt from the fantasy novel Bones of the Dragon by Margaret Weis and Tracy Hickman. Welcome to the World of Dragonships! Filled with heroes and heroines young and old (as well as human and non) spanning locales of exotic adventure in a magic-forged world, this is a series that fully illustrates the mastery of world-building and storytelling that has made Weis and Hickman into the bestselling fantasy co-authors of all time.

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The Seventh Sigil

Dragon Brigade Series

Margaret Weis and Robert Krammes

Margaret Weis and co-author Robert Krammes bring the enthralling Dragon Brigade trilogy to a thrilling conclusion in The Seven Sigil, a sweeping novel of worldwide war and personal redemption.Five...

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Storm Riders

Dragon Brigade Series

Margaret Weis and Robert Krammes

In a world where magic is intrinsic to the fabric of everyday life, two kingdoms, centuries-long enemies, have long sought a powerful magical weapon that will win them lasting dominance....

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Rage of the Dragon

Dragonships of Vindras

Margaret Weis and Tracy Hickman

From New York Times bestselling authors Margaret Weis and Tracy Hickman comes Rage of the Dragon, the action-packed third book in their Dragonships fantasy series.Skylan Ivorson...

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Secret of the Dragon

Dragonships of Vindras

Margaret Weis and Tracy Hickman

New gods are challenging the old high god, Torval, for rulership of the world.  The only way to stop these brash interlopers lies with the five Bones of the Vektia Dragons—the...

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