Category: News

  • Excerpt: The High Druid’s Blade by Terry Brooks

    Excerpt: The High Druid’s Blade by Terry Brooks

    The High Druid’s Blade by Terry Brooks will publish March 11, August 2014 in the US and the UK! It is the first stand-alone novel in Shannara since the publication of First King of Shannara, one of three stand-alone novels that will be published in the Defenders of Shannara series. These three books will lead […]

  • 2013 Year End Letter to the Fans

    2013 Year End Letter to the Fans

    Dear BrooksBooks Readers, What a year! I don’t know about yours, but I am exhausted from mine. Thank goodness it’s 2014. There’s lots of madness and hard work ahead, but I think I might be on the downhill side of a few of the more complex and challenging struggles I’ve been dealing with over the […]

  • Poll: Are You Happy Shannara Nears Its End?

    Poll: Are You Happy Shannara Nears Its End?

    For many of you, that poll question likely made you want to howl in anger. It’s true though. For the last year at events and on this website, Terry has been saying that he will be wrapping up the end continuity of the Shannara series. It doesn’t mean he won’t write more Shannara books set […]

  • UK Cover: The High Druid’s Blade

    UK Cover: The High Druid’s Blade

    PRESS RELEASE: ORBIT UK UNLEASHES HIGH DRUID’S BLADE COVER Coming in March is something new and very exciting from one of the all-time greats of epic fantasy writing. THE HIGH DRUID’S BLADE is a brand new title from Terry Brooks. It’s the first Defenders of Shannara novel – one of three new stand-alone novels set […]

  • Poll: How Do You Pronounce ‘Shannara?’

    Poll: How Do You Pronounce ‘Shannara?’

    Fantasy is filled with strange names. It’s part of the charm of the genre. It is far easier to get lost in a strange world if that world is all the different from our own. That includes names for places and people. For many people, the first time they come to Terry’s work is by […]