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Kurtz, Katherine

Overview
Works: 182 works in 577 publications in 7 languages and 20,613 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Fantasy fiction  Fantasy fiction, American 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PS3561.U69, 813.54
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Publications about Katherine Kurtz
Publications by Katherine Kurtz
Most widely held works by Katherine Kurtz
The harrowing of Gwynedd by Katherine Kurtz( Book )
23 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,105 libraries worldwide
A race of humans with strange, magical powers, the Deryni, look for a way to survive now that the Regents seek their total destruction
The quest for Saint Camber by Katherine Kurtz( Book )
14 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and French and held by 977 libraries worldwide
Determined to learn more of his mysterious patron, Saint Camber, King Kelson apparently perishes during the quest. Nigel becomes king only to be killed by his son Conall. But Conall has overlooked Saint Camber and his ability to intervene
The bishop's heir by Katherine Kurtz( Book )
15 editions published between 1984 and 1997 in English and French and held by 922 libraries worldwide
The kingdom of Gwynedd is in turmoil as three different groups battle for control
Saint Camber by Katherine Kurtz( Book )
20 editions published between 1977 and 1996 in English and French and held by 877 libraries worldwide
Camber tries to prevent the backlash of vengeance against the Deryni from the newly restored human regime
The king's justice by Katherine Kurtz( Book )
10 editions published between 1985 and 1997 in English and French and held by 873 libraries worldwide
Sequel to: The bishop's heir. Young King Kelson leads the battle against evil forces attempting civil and religious rebellion
Camber of Culdi by Katherine Kurtz( Book )
27 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 871 libraries worldwide
Camber, the greatest of the Deryni, must save the kingdom of Gwynedd from the tyranny of Imre, a Deryni who persecutes normal humans
Deryni rising by Katherine Kurtz( Book )
26 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 859 libraries worldwide
Charissa, a full-blooded Deryni trained in the disciplines of sorcery and necromancy, threatens the rulership of Kelson and the life of his chief advisor Morgan
St. Patrick's gargoyle by Katherine Kurtz( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 842 libraries worldwide
"Dublin is not the city it once was. Tourists crowd the ancient buildings and swarm the cobblestone streets. Hooligans steal artifacts from newly remodeled cathedrals. In these changing, troubled times, history is a mere curiosity; nostalgia, a cheap commodity, but there are still those who long for what used to be. They perch in dark alcoves high above the bustling streets."--Cover
King Kelson's bride by Katherine Kurtz( Book )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and French and held by 822 libraries worldwide
"King Kelson's Bride" is the long-awaited conclusion to Kurtz's most popular and enduring work, the bestselling "Deryni" series, in which political power meets its match in the power of magic. "An incredible historical tapestry of a world that never was and of immensely vital people who ought to be".--Anne McCaffrey
High Deryni by Katherine Kurtz( Book )
28 editions published between 1973 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 808 libraries worldwide
With young King Kelson, a half-Deryni, on the throne of Gwynedd, the Church feels threatened and prepares for battle
In the king's service by Katherine Kurtz( Book )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 746 libraries worldwide
The first volume in a new Deryni trilogy journeys back in time to a world ruled by a man named Donal, in which the magical Deryni blood was sought by the most powerful men and women in the kingdom of Gwynedd
Deryni checkmate by Katherine Kurtz( Book )
29 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 733 libraries worldwide
More than 30 years ago, Kurtz changed the face of fantasy with the Deryni Chronicles. This second book in the classic series has been revised and expanded by the author and includes a new Introduction
Childe Morgan by Katherine Kurtz( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 720 libraries worldwide
Half-blood Deryni Alaric Morgan has been pledged to the service of the Haldane king and his heir, but the superstitious fears of the populace of Gwynedd, the suspicions of the Church, and the treachery of the Camberian Council could destroy his future
Camber the heretic by Katherine Kurtz( Book )
22 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 720 libraries worldwide
Camber works to unify Cinhil's realm
The bastard prince by Katherine Kurtz( Book )
7 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and French and held by 717 libraries worldwide
A king shows he is no puppet in this medieval fantasy. When King Javan dies, the Regents of Gwynedd rejoice: Rhys Michael, Javan's brother, is soft, wine-loving and malleable, and they can control the kingdom once more. But fate wills otherwise, an invasion provides Rhys Michael with the opportunity to show what he is made of
King Javan's year by Katherine Kurtz( Book )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 694 libraries worldwide
The young King Alroy was dying, and so the power-hungry former Regents began their plotting anew. They conspired to immure the rightful successor, the Deryni-sympathizing Prince Javan, in the monastery where he had taken holy vows. The younger, more malleable Rhys Michael would then be the next king, with their blessing. But Javan turned out to be a far more formidable opponent than the Regents could ever have imagined. Already the Deryni-like powers bequeathed to the
Two crowns for America by Katherine Kurtz( Book )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 653 libraries worldwide
An alternate history of the American Revolution. It portrays such famous personages as George Washington and Bonnie Prince Charlie--both candidates for the crown of Colonial America--as pawns in a struggle for power by Freemasons. A fantasy that mixes fact, magic and historical speculation
The temple and the stone by Katherine Kurtz( Book )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 648 libraries worldwide
The Order of the Knights Templar arrives in Scotland to help the country attain independence from England. This requires restoring magic to the Stone of Destiny on which the Scottish kings are crowned
Death of an adept : a novel of the adept by Katherine Kurtz( Book )
9 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 574 libraries worldwide
"Mystic and historian, Sir Adam Sinclair, is Master of the Hunt, leader of a secret brotherhood at war with the dark and unholy Powers that menace our world," and now he "will face the most unthinkable crime against his kind: the murder of an Adept."--Jacket
The legacy of Lehr by Katherine Kurtz( Book )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and French and held by 525 libraries worldwide
When four large blue cats with psychic powers come aboard an interstellar luxury cruiser, a rash of murders breaks out
 
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Alternative Names
Katherine Kurtz US-amerikanische Fantasy-Schriftstellerin
Kurtt︠s︡, Kėtrin
Kurtts Ketrin 1944-....
Куртц, Кэтрин
カーツ, キャサリン
Languages
English (253)
French (35)
German (6)
Spanish (4)
Italian (3)
Russian (3)
Polish (1)
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