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Pierce, Tamora

Overview
Works: 457 works in 1,886 publications in 3 languages and 87,941 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Young adult works  Science fiction  Paranormal fiction 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Creator
Classifications: PS3566.I367, FIC
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Publications about Tamora Pierce
Publications by Tamora Pierce
Most widely held works by Tamora Pierce
Alanna : the first adventure by Tamora Pierce( Book )
54 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 3,067 libraries worldwide
Eleven-year-old Alanna, who aspires to be a knight even though she is a girl, disguises herself as a boy to become a royal page, a learning many hard lessons along her path to high adventure
In the hand of the goddess by Tamora Pierce( Book )
49 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and Japanese and held by 2,788 libraries worldwide
Pursuing her desire to be a knight, Alanna learns many things in her role as squire to Prince Jonathan, but fears Duke Roger, an ambitious sorcerer with whom she knows she will one day have to deal
The woman who rides like a man by Tamora Pierce( Book )
41 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,735 libraries worldwide
On her first tour as a knight errant, Alanna assumes a position of influence with a fierce desert tribe, makes some changes in the role of women in the society, and continues her own emotional development
The Emperor Mage by Tamora Pierce( Book )
44 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,490 libraries worldwide
When she is sent as part of the delegation from Tortall to negotiate a peace treaty with Carthak, fifteen-year-old Daine must use her powers to communicate with animals for more than healing the Carthak emperor's dying birds
Wolf-speaker by Tamora Pierce( Book )
33 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 2,404 libraries worldwide
With the help of her animal friends, Daine fights to save the kingdom of Tortall from ambitious mortals and dangerous immortals
Trickster's choice by Tamora Pierce( Book )
29 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,404 libraries worldwide
Alianne is the teenage daughter of the famed Alanna, the first lady knight in Tortall. Young Aly follows in the quieter footsteps of her father, however, delighting in the art of spying. When she is captured and sold as a slave to an exiled royal family in the faraway Copper Islands, it is this skill that makes a difference in a world filled with political intrigue, murderous conspiracy, and warring gods. Suggested level: intermediate, secondary
First test by Tamora Pierce( Book )
29 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 2,357 libraries worldwide
Ten-year-old Keladry of Mindalen, daughter of nobles, serves as a page but must prove herself to the males around her if she is ever to fulfill her dream of becoming a knight
Squire by Tamora Pierce( Book )
25 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,348 libraries worldwide
After becoming a squire to Lord Raoul, commander of the King's Own, Kel of Mindelan, must face a terrifying test in the Chamber of the Ordeal before she can be a knight
Terrier by Tamora Pierce( Book )
16 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 2,287 libraries worldwide
When sixteen-year-old Beka becomes "Puppy" to a pair of "Dogs," as the Provost's Guards are called, she uses her police training, natural abilities, and a touch of magic to help them solve the case of a murdered baby in Tortall's Lower City
Lady knight by Tamora Pierce( Book )
29 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 2,273 libraries worldwide
When she became a knight, eighteen-year-old Kel hoped to be given a combat post, but instead she finds herself named commander of an outpost of refugees, where she must face the unnatural forces of the evil Balyce
The realms of the gods by Tamora Pierce( Book )
39 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 2,253 libraries worldwide
While in the mystical realms of the gods along with Nunair, Daine learns the secrets of her past and the implications for her future as she and Nunair are compelled to return to the mortal world of Tortall to help fight against the immortals
Page by Tamora Pierce( Book )
36 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 2,185 libraries worldwide
Keladry of Mindelan continues her training to become a squire with the aid of a new maid, the support of her friends, interference from some other pages, and some serious, even dangerous opposition
Trickster's queen by Tamora Pierce( Book )
20 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 2,055 libraries worldwide
Aly fails to foresee the dangers that await as she uses her magic to safeguard Dova and her younger siblings, despite knowing that her thirteen-year-old charge might be queen of the Copper Isles when the colonial rulers are defeated
Magic steps by Tamora Pierce( Book )
25 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 1,935 libraries worldwide
When drawn into the investigation of murders perpetrated on a powerful family in Summersea, Sandy and her student Pasco undertake the dangerous mission of entrapping the invisible killers
The will of the empress by Tamora Pierce( Book )
17 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 1,872 libraries worldwide
On visit to Namorn to visit her vast landholdings and her devious cousin, Empress Berenene, eighteen-year-old Sandry must rely on her childhood friends and fellow mages, Daja, Tris, and Briar, despite the distance that has grown between them
Sandry's book by Tamora Pierce( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 1,848 libraries worldwide
Fantasy. Troldmanden Niklaron finder frem til fire unge mennesker, der alle helt specielle magiske evner. Disse unge føres til spiralcirklens tempel, hvor de skal lære at udnytte deres evner rigtigt
Shatterglass by Tamora Pierce( Book )
22 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 1,783 libraries worldwide
Tris and her mage-student, a young man whose glassmaking magic has been amplified and mixed with lightning, team up to track a killer who may be nearer than they suspect. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Cold fire by Tamora Pierce( Book )
16 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,773 libraries worldwide
While studying with her teacher Frostpine in the northern land of Namorn, Daja helps the twin daughters of her host family discover their own magic and uses her powers to track a deadly arsonist
Tris's book by Tamora Pierce( Book )
13 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 1,769 libraries worldwide
With the defenses of Winding Circle Temple seriously weakened by an earthquake, Tris and her fellow mages-in-training try to join their different magic powers to protect the Winding Circle community from a pirate attack
Bloodhound by Tamora Pierce( Book )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,710 libraries worldwide
Having been promoted from "Puppy" to "Dog," Beka, now a full-fledged member of the Provost's Guard, and her former partner head to a neighboring port city to investigate a case of counterfeit coins
 
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Alternative Names
Pierce, Tamora 1954-
Tamora Pierce Amerikaans schrijfster
Tamora Pierce amerikansk författare
Tamora Pierce amerikansk skribent
Tamora Pierce écrivaine américaine
Tamora Pierce US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin
تامورا بيرس
タモラ・ピアス
ピアス, タモラ
Languages
English (569)
Japanese (4)
German (1)
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