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DERYNI RISING (Chronicles of the Deryni)

Katherine Kurtz

DERYNI RISING (Chronicles of the Deryni)

by Katherine Kurtz

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Published by Del Rey .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science Fiction - General,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Fiction - Science Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesChronicles of the Deryni (1)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10684442M
    ISBN 100345319877
    ISBN 109780345319876
    OCLC/WorldCa608898101

    Deryni Rising is a historical fantasy novel by American-born author Katherine Kurtz. It was first published by Ballantine Books as the nineteenth volume of the celebrated Ballantine Adult Fantasy series in August, , and was reprinted at least ten times over the next three decades. Deryni Rising is a fairly early example of historical fantasy and Kurtz did a good job building a fairly complex world for her characters to work in with the political and religious tensions needed to make it feel balanced and 'real'. Quite a lot happens in this slim book - especially given that the book covers about a hour period/5.

    Deryni Rising is the first of several Deryni novels Kurtz wrote. Others include: High Deryni, King Kelson’s Bride, In the King’s Service and Childe Morgan. No doubt Columbia would want to turn them into movies as well if the first movie makes some money at the box office. Deryni Rising is a fairly early example of historical fantasy and Kurtz did a good job building a fairly complex world for her characters to work in with the political and religious tensions needed to make it feel balanced and 'real'. Quite a lot happens in this slim book - especially given that the book covers about a hour period. /5(68).

    : Deryni Rising () by Kurtz, Katherine and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices.4/5(K). Author Kurtz began her writing career in the year with the publication of her debut book titled Deryni Rising. This book marked the beginning of her highly successful Deryni series. Her first book was very influential for being among the first fantasy books which was written in more of a historical fantasy mode than the legend or mythology.


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DERYNI RISING (Chronicles of the Deryni) by Katherine Kurtz Download PDF EPUB FB2

Deryni Rising is a fairly early example of historical fantasy and Kurtz did a good job building a fairly complex world for her characters to work in with the political and religious tensions needed to make it feel balanced and 'real'. Quite a lot happens in this slim book - especially given that the book covers about a hour period/5(98).

Deryni Rising is full of court intrigue which is mostly believable. Some of the plot was a little transparent, but this book still presented a nice entryway into a series that has been around for awhile and seems to have a solid fan base.4/5. Deryni Rising is a fairly early example of historical fantasy and Kurtz did a good job building a fairly complex world for her characters to work in with the political and religious tensions needed to make it feel balanced and 'real'.

Quite a lot happens in this slim book - especially given that the book covers about a hour period/5(). The classic novel that introduced the Deryni-and launched Kurtz's career. For more than thirty years, the Deryni Chronicles have transported readers to a world of secret sorcery and courtly intrigue.

Now fans of the series can revel anew in the dawning of an epic/5(35). 11 rows    In the kingdom of Gwynedd, the mysterious forces of magic and the.

Deryni Rising, which appeared in mid, was the first original fantasy novel to be published under the Ballantine Adult Fantasy aegis, and it soon came to be regarded as a classic in the field.

The series now extends to four trilogies and a number of additional Deryni titles, all of them with long and impressive print histories.4/5(32). Deryni Rising () About book: It was years ago when I ran across Katherine Kurtz's Deryni novels.

Oddly, I never read the first trilogy I think as I get older I don't enjoy as much as I once might have stories of deception and the machinations of those who use lies, deception, and hatred to further their ends/5(2). About Deryni Rising.

The classic novel that introduced the Deryni?and launched Kurtz?s career. For more than thirty years, the Deryni Chronicles have transported readers to a world of secret sorcery and courtly intrigue. Now fans of the series can revel anew in the dawning of an epic.

The Chronicles of the Deryni book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. 3 Volume Box Set. Start by marking “The Chronicles of the Deryni: Deryni Rising / Deryni Checkmate / High Deryni” as Want to Read: Want to Read saving /5.

Deryni Rising (The Chronicles of the Deryni #1) by Katherine Kurtz avg rating — 6, ratings — published — 38 editions. Deryni Rising is a fairly early example of historical fantasy and Kurtz did a good job building a fairly complex world for her characters to work in with the political and religious tensions needed to make it feel balanced and 'real'.

Quite a lot happens in this slim book - especially given that the book covers about a hour period/5(99). Katherine Kurtz launched the Deryni series in with the novel Deryni Rising.

The series is currently ongoing. It is broken down into several series, including the Chronicles of the Deryni, Legends of Camber of Culdi, Histories of King Kelson, Heirs of Saint Camber and the Childe Morgan Trilogy.

Deryni Rising (A Novel of the Deryni series) by Katherine Kurtz. In the kingdom of Gwynedd, the mysterious forces of magic and the superior power of the. Find books like Deryni Rising (The Chronicles of the Deryni #1) from the world’s largest community of readers.

Goodreads members who liked Deryni Rising. In the kingdom of Gwynedd, the mysterious forces of magic and the superior power of the Church combine to challenge the rule of young Kelson.

Now the fate of the Deryni -- a quasi-mortal race of sorcerers -- and, indeed, the fate of all the Eleven Kingdoms, rests on Kelson's ability to quash the rebellion by any means necessary including the proscribed use of magic. The Deryni are a fictional race of humans who possess a variety of psychic and magical abilities in the Deryni series of historical fantasy novels by Katherine political, social, and religious conflicts that surround the Deryni, particularly in the Kingdom of Gwynedd, often serve as major plot points throughout the novels.

I first read the Chronicles of the Deryni back when there was only one series. I loved it back then. I hoped I would still like it. And I still do, starting with Deryni Rising. This book starts introducing the concept of Deryni magic and what it means to be a Deryni/5(14). ♥ Book Title: Deryni Rising ♣ Name Author: Katherine Kurtz ∞ Launching: Info ISBN Link: X ⊗ Detail ISBN code: ⊕ Number Pages: Total sheet ♮ News id: 9e5Bs3ZYUp0C Download File Start Reading ☯ Full Synopsis: "Charissa, a full-blooded Deryni trained in the disciplines of sorcery and necromancy, threatens the.

Condition: Very good. This copy of Deryni Rising, by Katherine Kurtz, is a mass market paperback, published by Del Rey [#,11th printing. [Fantasy] Author: Kurtz, Katherine.

Title: Deryni Rising. Publisher: Del Rey. ISBN or book number: Seller Rating: % positive. Deryni Rising is a fairly early example of historical fantasy and Kurtz did a good job building a fairly complex world for her characters to work in with the political and religious tensions needed to make it feel balanced and 'real'.

Quite a lot happens in this slim book - especially given that the book covers about a hour period/5(66). Deryni Rising I have been waiting a long time for any of the Deryni books to be published on audio.

Well done and thank you. Looking forward to finding more of Katherine Kurtz' books (Deryni) on audio. 5 people found this helpful.Deryni Rising. Originally brought out inthis was the first ever book to be released that was set within the Deryni Universe. It was also the first book in ‘The Chronicles of Deryni’ trilogy that was released as well, establishing not only a franchise but a series too.

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