Magic Kingdom for Sale--Sold! (Google eBook)

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Random House Publishing Group, Dec 18, 2008 - Fiction - 384 pages
436 Reviews
After Ben Holiday purchased Landover, he discovered the magic kingdom had some problems. The Barons refused to recognize a king and the peasants were without hope. To make matters worse, Ben learned that he had to duel to the death with the Iron Mask, the terrible lord of the demons--a duel which no human could hope to win....


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Fun plot like most of Terry Brooks' novels. - Goodreads
The writing style wasn't great and the plot was weak. - Goodreads
A satisfying introduction to the work of Terry Brooks. - Goodreads
The character development is believable. - Goodreads
I am pretty picky about poor writing. - Goodreads
The Ending was the most exciting. - Goodreads

Review: Magic Kingdom For Sale/Sold (Magic Kingdom of Landover #1)

User Review  - Dean Deters - Goodreads

This book has been sitting on my shelf for a long time. The cover looks a bit hokey, so I didn't pick it up until recently. However, I was pleasantly surprised. I have read the Sword of Shannara ... Read full review

Review: Magic Kingdom For Sale/Sold (Magic Kingdom of Landover #1)

User Review  - Chris HC - Goodreads

From the art, title, and liner text I was expecting a romp like The Ambivalent Magician. Instead I get a weightier, more heartfelt story as real as life. Unfortunately, the protagonist was a little ... Read full review

Contents

Landover
39
Questor Thews
63
Sterling Silver
77
Coronation
98
Paladin
118
Lords of the Greensward
141
Willow
163
River Master
179
Elderew
195
Ghome Gnome
214
Crag Trolls
224
Crystal
241
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About the author (2008)

Terry Brooks was born in Sterling, Illinois on January 8, 1944. He received a bachelor's degree in English literature from Hamilton College and a graduate degree from the School of Law at Washington and Lee University. Before becoming a full-time writer, he was a practicing attorney for many years. His first book The Sword of Shannara (1977) was the first work of fiction to appear on the New York Times Trade Paperback Bestseller List. His other works include the Word and Void trilogy, The Heritage of Shannara series, Magic Kingdom of Landover series, The Voyage of the Jerle Shannara series, High Druid of Shannara series, Genesis of Shannara series, and the novelization to Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace. His title Wards of Faerie: The Dark Legacy of Shannara made The New York Times Best Seller List for 2012 and his title Bloodfire Quest: The Dark Legacy of Shannara made The New York Times Best Seller List for 2013.

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