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Piers Anthony

Piers Anthony
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Piers Anthony is one of the world's most prolific and popular fantasy authors and a New York Times bestseller twenty-one times over. His Xanth novels, including Esrever Doom, Luck of the Draw, and Well-Tempered Clavicle, have been read and loved by millions of readers around the world. While he is best known for his science fiction and fantasy, Anthony incredibly versatile, having also written several novels in other genres, including historical fiction and horror. He lives in Central Florida.

Swell Foop

Xanth

Piers Anthony
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Someone-or some thing-has kidnapped the dreaded Demon Earth. If he isn't found, the very fabric of our world will unravel, removing the Earth's gravitational field, and, incidentally, that of the...

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Up In a Heaval

Xanth

Piers Anthony
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

A Spot of Trouble

An innocent piece of Mundane Snail Mail has provoked the dreaded Demon Jupiter to hurl his Red Spot at the magical land of Xanth. As the dire Dot draws closer, the...

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Man From Mundania

Xanth

Piers Anthony
Tor/Forge
Tor Fantasy

For a bored, young princess of Xanth, there's nothing more exciting than a Quest. Especially when all you do is sit around Castle Roogna. But when Ivy uses the Heaven Cent, it takes her not to the...

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Esrever Doom

Xanth

Piers Anthony
Tor/Forge
Tor Fantasy

Piers Anthony's 37th adventure in Xanth changes the Mood to one of Doom!

Kody woke up in a hospital bed, not knowing how he got there. Before his questions could be answered, he was told that...

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Luck of the Draw

Xanth

Piers Anthony
Tor/Forge
Tor Fantasy

Piers Anthony takes us back to Xanth in this luckiest volume yet!

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Well-Tempered Clavicle

Xanth

Piers Anthony
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Picka Bones and his sister Joy'nt are off in search of adventure with three creatures newly arrived from Mundania –and not the sort of creatures you might expect! Join them in a madcap quest, in this 35th tale of the land of Xanth.

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Knot Gneiss

Xanth

Piers Anthony
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Wenda Woodwife married Prince Charming, but her Adventures are not over. This all-new Xanth novel sends her off to solve a knotty problem for the Good Magician Humphrey.

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Heaven Cent

Xanth

Piers Anthony
Tor/Forge
Tor Fantasy

In the mind of Xanth's precious shapeshifting Prince Dolph, the perfect was to see the world is to search for the missing sorcerer, Humfrey. Setting off with his faithfuls companion, Marrow, an enchanted...

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Jumper Cable

Xanth

Piers Anthony
Tor/Forge
Tor Fantasy

In the thirty-third thrilling escapade in Piers Anthony's rousing Xanth fantasy series, an adventurous arachnid named Jumper must assume human form to save the enchanted realm from a cosmic peril.

A...

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Climate of Change

Geodyssey

Piers Anthony
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

This new novel in Anthony's "Geodyssey" series follows a pair of lovers from the earliest proto-humans on the savannahs of Africa to the near future, as they are reincarnated through time and space. Anthony's focus continues to be on the need for ecological awareness, but his storytelling is not stinted.

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Quest for the Fallen Star

Piers Anthony, James Richey and Alan Riggs
Tor/Forge
Tor Fantasy

Beneath the twin suns Ellistar and Deneob, the Realm of Infinitera is menaced by the Dark One and his minions, the Illcreatures. And in these strange times has come a thing never seen before: a stat...

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Xanth by Two

Xanth

Piers Anthony
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Demons Don't Dream begins a Xanth sequence as young adventures play for the highest stakes of all: the future of Xanth--and of Earth as well!

Dug thought that the disk he got from his...

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Two to the Fifth

Xanth

Piers Anthony
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

The future of Xanth is in frightful peril. A powerful magical bird named Ragna Roc has embarked on a campaign to become absolute ruler of that mystical realm. Those who swear loyalty to him are spared....

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Air Apparent

Xanth

Piers Anthony
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

When the Good Magician Humfrey's son Hugo suddenly vanishes, his disappearance sets in motion a series of madcap misadventures that send a collection of colorful characters on a perilous pair of...

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Stork Naked

Xanth

Piers Anthony
Tor/Forge
Tor Fantasy

Surprise Golem has just lost her brand-new baby. The Stork assigned to deliver her eagerly awaited Bundle of Joy has inexplicably refused to surrender it, flying off instead through a hole in the...

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Currant Events

Xanth

Tor/Forge
Tor Fantasy

When Clio, the Muse of History, sat down to pen the twenty-eighth volume in the Chronicles of Xanth, she was stunned to discover it was already there! And, what was worse, it was totally unreadable,...

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Cube Route

Xanth

Piers Anthony
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

For nearly three decades, Piers Anthony's bestselling Xanth series has been delighting tens of thousands of fantasy fans around the world. Now, with Cube Route, the series' twenty-seventh...

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DoOon Mode

Mode

Piers Anthony
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Beyond the world we know there is a multiverse of Modes where many strange realities interlock in an infinitely intricate pattern, and a perverse and deranged Emperor plays a deadly multidimensional...

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The Dastard

Xanth

Piers Anthony
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Many malevolent menaces have imperiled the magical land of Xanth in its long and storied history. But none has been as despicably dangerous as the Dastard-a craven miscreant who sold his soul to...

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How Precious Was That While

Piers Anthony
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Piers Anthony tells his own remarkable life story in this candid autobiography, a volume that is sure to intrigue and entertain his many fans-and infuriate his critics. The book begins with a review...

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Xone of Contention

Xanth

Piers Anthony
Tor/Forge
Tor Fantasy

New York Times bestselling author of Zombie Lover

A wild and wonderful new magical adventure that leads from Xanth to Earth - and back again!

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Vale of the Vole

Xanth

Piers Anthony
Tor/Forge
Tor Fantasy

When Esk, a young ogre-nymph-human, began his pilgrimage to the Good Magician Humfrey to rid himself of a seductive demoness, little did he know it would become a mission of mercy. A running river...

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Hope of Earth

Geodyssey

Piers Anthony
Tor/Forge
Tor Fantasy

In Isle of Woman and Shame of Man, the firs two volumes of the monumental Geodyssey saga, bestselling author Piers Anthony chronicles the triumphs and tragedies of two remarkable families...

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Harpy Thyme

Xanth

Piers Anthony
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Gloha is the only creature of her kind in all the world of Xanth, the beautiful offspring of a chance mating between a harpy and a goblin. As she grew to womanhood, she wondered where where she...

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