Mercedes Lackey

Mercedes Lackey
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Mercedes Lackey is the author of the bestselling Valdemar series, the Obsidian Trilogy (The Outstretched Shadow, To Light a Candle, and When Darkness Falls), the Enduring Flame trilogy (The Phoenix Unchained, The Phoenix Endangered, and The Phoenix Transformed), and the Tales of the Five Hundred Kingdoms.  She has written many other books, including Trio of Sorcery, Phoenyx and Ashes, Sacred Ground, The Firebird, The Fairy Godmother, and Alta. Lackey is the co-author, with Andre Norton, of the Halfblood Chronicles, including Elvenborn.  Mercedes Lackey was born in Chicago and graduated from Purdue University. She has worked as an artist’s model, a computer programmer, and for American Airlines, and has written lyrics and recorded more than fifty songs. She lives in Oklahoma.


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Shadow Grail #4: Victories
Shadow Grail
Mercedes Lackey and Rosemary Edghill
Tor Teen

Spirit White and her friends Burke, Loch, and Addie have escaped from Oakhurst Academy. But their freedom has come at a terrible cost—a dear friend sacrificed...


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Crown of Vengeance

Mercedes Lackey and James Mallory
Tor Fantasy

Crown of Vengeance begins a new epic fantasy saga from New York Times and USA Today bestselling authors Mercedes Lackey and James Mallory She is the...


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Trio of Sorcery

Mercedes Lackey
Tor Books

Three exciting urban fantasy short novels from a USA Today and New York Times bestselling author


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Shadow Grail #3: Sacrifices
Shadow Grail
Mercedes Lackey and Rosemary Edghill
Tor Teen

The third book in the Shadow Grail series by the New York Times and USA Today bestselling authors Mercedes Lackey and Rosemary Edghill The students of...


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Shadow Grail #2: Conspiracies
Shadow Grail
Mercedes Lackey and Rosemary Edghill
Tor Teen

The second book in the Shadow Grail series by the New York Times, USA Today, and Publishers Weekly bestselling authors Mercedes Lackey and Rosemary...


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The Phoenix Transformed
The Enduring Flame
Mercedes Lackey and James Mallory
Tor Fantasy

In The Enduring Flame trilogy, Mercedes Lackey and James Mallory have given readers a new view of the complex and fascinating world they originally created for...


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Shadow Grail #1: Legacies
Shadow Grail
Mercedes Lackey and Rosemary Edghill
Tor Teen

Who—or what—is stalking the students at Oakhurst Academy? In the wake of the accident that killed her family, Spirit White is spirited away to Oakhurst...


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The Phoenix Endangered
The Enduring Flame
Mercedes Lackey
Tor Fantasy

In The Phoenix Endangered, second in The Enduring Flame, Tiercel, a budding High Mage, and Harrier, a reluctant Knight-Mage, develop greater power—and learn of...


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The Phoenix Unchained
The Enduring Flame
Mercedes Lackey and James Mallory
Tor Fantasy

Young Tiercel Rolfort is studying Ancient History. When his reading reveals a system of High Magic he has never heard of before, Tyr tries to cast a spell . ....


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Firebird

Mercedes Lackey
Tor Books

Ilya, son of a Russian prince, is largely ignored by his father and tormented by his larger, older brothers. His only friends are three old...


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When Darkness Falls
The Obsidian Mountain Trilogy
Mercedes Lackey and James Mallory
Tor Fantasy

A great working of Wild Magic and High Magic strikes at the heart of the Demon Queen’s plots, but the human city, the Golden City of the Bells, falls farther...


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Jinx High
Diana Tregarde Investigation
Mercedes Lackey
Tor Books

Fay Harper looks like any other teenage girl—any other Queen Bee, that is. She’s blond, and beautiful, and very, very popular—the kind of popular that...


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To Light a Candle
The Obsidian Mountain Trilogy
Mercedes Lackey and James Mallory
Tor Books

The Demon Queen Attacks! To his own surprise, young Kellen, once the disappointing son of the great Mage who leads the City’s Mage Council, has become a...


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The Dragon Quintet

Orson Scott Card, Mercedes Lackey, Tanith Lee, Elizabeth Moon, Michael Swanwick; Edited by Marvin Kaye
Tor Books

Brand-new contributions to the hoard of dragon lore by five top fantasy authors.


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Burning Water
Diana Tregarde Investigation
Mercedes Lackey
Tor Books

A sexy witch who writes romances and a police detective who sees more than mortal man team up to battle an ancient Aztec god! Dallas Police Detective Mark...


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The Outstretched Shadow
The Obsidian Mountain Trilogy
Mercedes Lackey and James Mallory
Tor Books

Kellen Tavadon, son of the Arch-Mage Lycaelon, thought he knew the way the world worked. His father, leading the wise and benevolent Council of Mages,...


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Elvenborn
Halfblood Chronicles
Andre Norton and Mercedes Lackey
Tor Fantasy

In this long-awaited new novel in The Halfblood Chronicles, fantasy greats Norton and Lackey tell the enthralling story of the reclusive elvenlord Kyrtian, who...


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Elvenblood
Halfblood Chronicles
Andre Norton and Mercedes Lackey
Tor Fantasy

The powerful magic of ruthless Elvenlord masters has for centuries rules the world. Even Shana, the legendary Elvenbane prophesied to deliver the oppressed...


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The Elvenbane
Halfblood Chronicles
Andre Norton and Mercedes Lackey
Tor Books

Two masters of epic fantasy have combined in this brilliant collaboration to create a rousing tale of the sort that becomes an instant favorite. This is the...


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Children of the Night
Diana Tregarde Investigation
Mercedes Lackey
Tor Books

The Gypsy boy has asked for Di's help--called on for her magical assistance--and she could not refuse, especially after he was slain practically on her...


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