The seventh gate mass market paperback by margaret weis, tracy hickman. Books by margaret weis, tracy hickman writers similar to margaret weis, tracy hickman. The seventh gate is a 1994 fantasy novel by margaret weis and tracy hickman, the conclusion to the sevenvolume death gate cycle. In this tale of treachery, power, and heroism, alfred, haplo, and marit embark on a journey of death and discovery as. Like the last day of the week or the final sign before the apocalypse, the seventh, and final, book of the crazily popular death gate cycle into the labyrinth, 1993, etc.
I read tolkien when it made its first big sweep in the colleges back in 1966, she said. The seventh gate book by margaret weis thriftbooks. Below is a list of margaret weis and tracy hickmans death gate books in order of when they were first released which is also their chronological order. Alfred, haplo, and marit are in so deep that they have to resort to some pretty desperate measures, some of which have large consequences along the lines of precipitating the ultimate battle between good and evil. Tracy hickman mortally wounded, haplo finds himself at the mercy of lord xar, facing a fate worse than death. This is a complete list of works by american science fiction and fantasy author margaret weis bibliography dragonlance. The seventh gate ebook by margaret weis 9780307418555. Delaware county district library ohio scanned in china. Tracy hickman the conclusion to the death gate cycle finds alfred in the labyrinth of a fearsome dragon, haplo on the verge of death, and marit resolving to lead the band into the dreaded seventh gate to confront. The main conflict is between two powerful races, the sartan and the patryns, which branched off from humans following a nuclearantimatter holocaust. The dragonlance trilogies have been translated into many languages, including german, japanese, danish, finnish, spanish, french, italian, hebrew, hungarian, chine and portuguese, and have sold more than 20 million copies. The seventh gate by margaret weis overdrive rakuten. Deathgate 7 by margaret weis penguin books australia.
Novels dragon wing february 1990 elven star november 1990 fire sea august 1991 serpent mage april 1992 the hand of chaos april 1993 into the labyrinth december 1993 the seventh gate september 1994. New york times bestselling authors margaret weis and tracy hickman have saved the best for last a tale of romance, treachery, and heroism that will change the face of fantasy forever. The seventh gate by margaret weis, tracy hickman kirkus. Plot summary edit this articles plot summary may be too long or excessively detailed. In this tale of treachery, power, and heroism, alfred, haplo, and marit embark on a journey of death and discovery as they seek to enter the dreaded seventh gate. The seventh gate is the thrilling conclusion to the new york times bestselling death gate cycle by margaret weis and tracy hickman. She is best known for being one of the creators of the dragonlance universe along with laura and tracy hickman. Only haplo knows its locationbut he doesnt know he knows it. The seventh gate by margaret weis, 1994, bantam books edition, in english. David eddings terry goodkind robert jordan raymond e feist r a salvatore terry brooks margaret weis and tracy hickman raymond feist tracy hickman, margaret weis, dragonlance david eddings, leigh eddings. Conceptaully, the seventh gate was a place of great. Conceptaully, the seventh gate was a place of great power where gifted magi gathered to sunder the world.
Publication date 1994 topics death gate universe imaginary place fiction publisher bantam books. Books by margaret weis, tracy hickman authors like. The deathgate cycle has numerous issues with plot, continuity and erratic characterisation, but the world building is original and some of the characters are wonderfully written. New york times bestselling authors margaret weis and tracy hickman have saved the best for last a tale of romance, treachery, and heroism that.
Xar plans to resurrect haplo bringing him back to life as one of the tormented living dead. Margaret weis is an american author of fantasy novels. The seventh gate is the final book in the series and wont make much sense unless you have read the previous 6 books. She attended the university of missouri, columbia, where she graduated in 1970, with a bachelor of arts, having majored in creative writing and literature.
Focusing on robots, computer graphics, along with various books surrounding thanksgiving, she knew her audience. It is named after the final book of a fantasy series called the death gate cycle by margaret weis and tracy hickman authors of many of the legendary dragonlance books. Online and instore available instore filter results. Aug 01, 1994 the seventh gate is the thrilling conclusion to the new york times bestselling death gate cycle by margaret weis and tracy hickman. Aug 03, 2011 the seventh gate is the thrilling conclusion to the new york times bestselling death gate cycle by margaret weis and tracy hickman. From his army of the undead, xar, lord of the nexus, learns of the existence of the mysterious seventh gate. The seventh gate 1994 is a fantasy novel by american writers margaret weis and tracy hickman, the seventh and final book in their death gate cycle series. Margaret weis was born on march 16, 1948, in independence, missouri. The seventh gate 1995 mag force 7 coauthor don perrin the knights of the. It is said that this gate grants whoever enters it the power to create worldsor destroy them.
Producing a widearray of childrens books throughout the late seventies and early eighties, margaret weis was known to concentrate on particular themes and arcs. Into the labyrinth by margaret weis, tracy hickman. The seventh gate brings one of the greatest fantasy epics of all time to a powerful conclusion. The death gate cycle began in 1990 with the novel dragon wing and concluded after seven novels with the novel the seventh gate. The death gate cycle is a sevenpart series of fantasy novels written by margaret weis and tracy hickman. She earned her bachelors degree and then got a job working for a small publishing company in her hometown of independence, missouri. Margaret weis is the awardwinning cocreator and coauthor of the bestselling dragonlance, darkswood, and death gate sagas. Margaret weis books list of books by author margaret weis. She discovered heroic fantasy fiction while studying at the university of missouri mu.489 419 1411 1099 614 1189 1478 664 885 610 1429 995 1498 514 315 193 844 353 443 891 987 1053 774 544 201 1077 922 1185 737 306 492 1403 297 1607 1461 336 537 1089 990 1396 1112 752 1441 16 150 590 258