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Kearney, Paul

Overview
Works: 24 works in 97 publications in 5 languages and 1,997 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Science fiction  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR6061.E2156, 823.914
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Publications about Paul Kearney
Publications by Paul Kearney
Most widely held works by Paul Kearney
This forsaken earth by Paul Kearney( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
Rol Cortishane, the youthful captain of the privateer Revenant, captures a slaver and frees its chained slaves. Back in the harbor of Ganesh Ka in the land of Umer, Rol encounters an untrustworthy acquaintance he hasn't seen in years, Canker, a former king of thieves, who urges Rol to join in the fight to save Rowen, a darkly beautiful queen, whose throne is at risk in mountainous Bionar. That Rowen is Rol's half-sister doesn't make Rol's decision to help an easy one
The Mark of Ran by Paul Kearney( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 255 libraries worldwide
Once a race existed that had powers that were unlike mankind can even imagine today. Rol Corthishane was one of these special beings. Accused of being a witch, Rol was driven from his home and sought sanctuary in the tower of the mysterious Michal Psellos, where he was trained in the dark arts and as an assassin. He and the beautiful Rowen will be teamed together in a dangerous mission that will make them legends
The ten thousand by Paul Kearney( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 175 libraries worldwide
The world of Kuf, an ancient Assurian Empire, dominant, prestigious and thought to be invincible, is about to be shaken to its very foundations. An exile from the empire, the Great King's brother hires a force of Ten thousand elite mercenaries of a legendary race known as the Macht to take the throne by force. But when their employer is killed, The Ten Thousand find themselves abandoned. This is the story of their fight for freedom
Hawkwood's voyage by Paul Kearney( Book )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Fantasy-roman
Corvus by Paul Kearney( Book )
7 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 130 libraries worldwide
"It is twenty-three years since a Macht army fought its way home from the heart of the Asurian Empire. The man who came to lead that army, Rictus, is now a hard-bitten mercenary captain, middle-aged and tired. He wants nothing more than to lay down his spear and become the farmer that his father was. But fate has different ideas. A young warleader has risen to challenge the order of things in the very heartlands of the Macht. A soldier of genius, he takes city after city, and reigns over them as king. What is more, he had heard of the legendary leader of the Ten Thousand. His name is Corvus, and the rumours say that he is not even fully human. He means to make himself absolute ruler of all the Macht. And he wants Rictus to help him."--Publisher information
A different kingdom by Paul Kearney( Book )
10 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Czech and held by 124 libraries worldwide
A different kingdom of wolves, woods, and stranger- - darker, creatures lies in wait for Michael Fay in the woods at the bottom of his family's farm. He doesn't tell his family, not even his Aunt Rose, his closest friend
The way to Babylon by Paul Kearney( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Broken, bereaved and happy to let his fans go without the next book in his bestselling series, fantasy author Michael Riven expects to go home to his isolated cabin and avoid people. But instead strangers seek him out and lead him on a journey away from this world and into Minginish, the imaginary place where his own novels were set, but which is more real than he can conceive- and in danger from legendary beats and unimagined terrors
Riding the unicorn by Paul Kearney( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
John Willoughby is being pulled between worlds. Or he is going mad, 'riding the unicorn' as his prison officer colleagues would say. It's clear to Willoughby it must be the latter. Disappearing in the middle of his prison shift from among convicts, appearing in a makeshift medieval encampment for minutes before tumbling back to the real world, Willoughby believes his mind is simply breaking apart. But Willoughby finds that in another world, with a second chance he may be the kind of man he had always wanted to be after all
Kings of morning by Paul Kearney( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
A generation ago, ten thousand of the Macht marched into the heart of the ancient Asurian Empire, and then fought their way back out again, passing into legend. It has been the enduring myth of Corvus' life, for his father was one of those who undertook that march, and his most trusted general, Rictus, was leader of those ten thousand. But he intends to do more. The preparations will take years, but when they are complete, Corvus will lead an invasion the like of which the world of Kuf has never seen. Under him, the Macht will undertake nothing less than the overthrow of the entire Asurian Empire
This forsaken earth by Paul Kearney( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Having discovered the Hidden City, Ganesh Ka home of the Pirates, in The Mark of Ran, Rol is a pirate captain aboard the Revenant, a huge man-of-war, who seeks to protect the Hidden City?s interests from the Bionese ships that roam the Westerease Sea. It is in the midst of such a battle that This Forsaken Earth begins, introducing some familiar characters from the first book along with several important new ones
Hawkwood and the kings by Paul Kearney( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
The continent of Normannia is dominated by the five great Monarchies of God, five kingdoms and myriad duchies and principalities united in the worship of the Word of God as revealed by the holy messenger, Saint Ramusio. But now, five centuries after Ramusio's passing, that union is fracturing. This omnibus edition contains the first two volumes of Paul Kearney's classic Monarchies of God series, Hawkwood's Voyage (1995) and The Heretic Kings (1996)
The century of the soldier by Paul Kearney( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Collects the final three books in the ... Monarchies of God series
The wolf in the attic by Paul Kearney( Book )
5 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
The fantastical appears in the middle of 1920's Oxford as a young refugee looking to escape her grim reality rubs shoulders with two of the founding fathers of modern fantasy, Tolkien and Lewis. 1920s Oxford: home to C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien... and Anna Francis, a young Greek refugee looking to escape the grim reality of her new life. The night they cross paths, none suspect the fantastic world at work around them. Anna Francis lives in a tall old house with her father and her doll Penelope. She is a refugee, a piece of flotsam washed up in England by the tides of the Great War and the chaos that trailed in its wake. Once upon a time, she had a mother and a brother, and they all lived together in the most beautiful city in the world, by the shores of Homer's wine-dark sea. But that is all gone now, and only to her doll does she ever speak of it, because her father cannot bear to hear. She sits in the shadows of the tall house and watches the rain on the windows, creating worlds for herself to fill out the loneliness. The house becomes her own little kingdom, an island full of dreams and half-forgotten memories. And then one winter day, she finds an interloper in the topmost, dustiest attic of the house. A boy named Luca with yellow eyes, who is as alone in the world as she is. That day, she ll lose everything in her life, and find the only real friend she may ever know
The heretic kings by Paul Kearney( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
The second empire by Paul Kearney( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Ships from the west by Paul Kearney( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Fantasy-roman
Le voyage d'Hawkwood by Paul Kearney( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in French and held by 4 libraries worldwide
The iron wars by Paul Kearney( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Hawkwood's voyage by Paul Kearney( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Ships from the west by Paul Kearney( file )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Corrigan, Peter, 1967-

קארני, פול
קארני, רונית
Languages
English (78)
French (9)
Spanish (2)
Czech (2)
Hebrew (2)
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