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Mercedes Lackey

(Mercedes Ritchie Lackey)
USA (1950 - )
Wife of Larry Dixon

Mercedes Lackey has a degree in biology from Purdue University. Like many writers she has worked at a variety of jobs, including short stints as a waitress, security guard and artist's model. She lives outside Tulsa, Oklahoma with her husband and collaborator, artist Larry Dixon, their several birds and two dogs.
Arrows of the QueenArrow's FlightArrow's FallQueen's Own
Heralds of ValdemarTake a ThiefExile's HonorExile's Valor
On the Other SideStolen SilverThe Heralds of Valdemar Omnibus
The OathboundOathbreakersOathbloodBy the Sword
Vows and HonorLandscape of the ImaginationKeysSword Sworn
A Tale of HeroesThe Making of a LegendThe TalismanWings of Fire
Friendly FireA Woman's Weapon
Valdemar : Last Herald Mage
1. Magic's Pawn (1989)
2. Magic's Promise (1990)
3. Magic's Price (1990)
The Last Herald Mage (omnibus) (1990)
The Mage Winds (omnibus) (2015)
Magic's PawnMagic's PromiseMagic's PriceThe Last Herald Mage
The Mage Winds
Magic 101Children of the NightBurning WaterJinx High
Diana Tregarde Investigates: Children of the Night / Burning Water / Jinx HighTrio of SorceryKiller ByteNightside
Satanic, Versus
Lark and the WrenThe Robin and the KestrelA Cast of CorbiesThe Eagle and the Nightingales
Four and Twenty BlackbirdsThe Free Bards
Valdemar : Mage Winds
1. Winds of Fate (1991)
2. Winds of Change (1992)
3. Winds of Fury (1993)
Winds of FateWinds of ChangeWinds of Fury
Halfblood Chronicles (with Andre Norton)
1. Elvenbane (1991)
2. Elvenblood (1995)
3. Elvenborn (2002)
The Ship Who SearchedBrain Ships
RediscoveryA Different Kind of CourageObject LessonPoetic License
Set a Thief
The Black GryphonThe White GryphonThe Silver Gryphon
Valdemar : Mage Storms
1. Storm Warning (1994)
2. Storm Rising (1995)
3. Storm Breaking (1996)
Storm WarningStorm RisingStorm Breaking
The Fire RoseThe Serpent's ShadowThe Gates of SleepPhoenix and Ashes
The Wizard of LondonGreyReserved for the CatUnnatural Issue
Home From the SeaSteadfastRed as BloodGrey's Ghost
Fairy Tale
1. Firebird (1996)
2. The Black Swan (1999)
FirebirdThe Black Swan
Dariens Tale (with Larry Dixon)
1. Owlflight (1997)
2. Owlsight (1998)
3. Owlknight (1998)
Brightly BurningThe One Left BehindFinding the Path
The Shadow of the LionThis Rough MagicMuch Fall of BloodBurdens of the Dead
Dragon Jousters
1. Joust (2003)
2. Alta (2004)
3. Sanctuary (2005)
4. Aerie (2006)
The Outstretched ShadowTo Light A CandleWhen Darkness FallsThe Obsidian Mountain Trilogy
The Fairy GodmotherOne Good KnightFortune's FoolThe Snow Queen
The Sleeping BeautyBeauty and the WerewolfA Tangled WebOnce Upon a Tale
A Tale of the Five Hundred Kingdoms Volume 1A Tale of the Five Hundred Kingdoms Volume 2A Tale of the Five Hundred Kingdoms Volume 3
This Scepter'd IsleIll Met by MoonlightBy Slanderous TonguesAnd Less Than Kind
Witches of Karres (with Eric Flint and Dave Freer)
2. The Wizard of Karres (2004)
The Wizard of Karres
The Phoenix UnchainedThe Phoenix EndangeredThe Phoenix TransformedThe Enduring Flame Trilogy
Valdemar: Collegium Chronicles
1. Foundation (2008)
2. Intrigues (2010)
3. Changes (2011)
4. Redoubt (2012)
5. Bastion (2013)
SKittyA Tail of Two SKittysSCatA Better Mousetrap
Shipscat Collection
BalanceDragon's Teeth
Secret World Chronicles
1. Invasion (2011) (with Dennis Lee, Steve Libbey and Cody Martin)
2. World Divided (2012) (with Veronica Giguere, Dennis Lee and Cody Martin)
3. Revolution (2013) (with Veronica Giguere, Dennis Lee and Cody Martin)
4. Collision (2014) (with Veronica Giguere, Dennis Lee and Cody Martin)
Sgian Dubh (2011)
White Bird (2011)
Strike a Pose (2011)
Exemplar (2014)
InvasionWorld DividedRevolutionCollision
Sgian DubhWhite BirdStrike a Pose Exemplar
Dragon Prophecy (with James Mallory)
1. Crown of Vengeance (2012)
Crown of Vengeance
Closer to Home
One Dozen Daughters (with James Mallory)
1. The House of the Four Winds (2014)
The House of the Four Winds
All-New Tales of Valdemar
1. No True Way (2014)
No True Way
If I Pay Thee Not in GoldSacred GroundTiger Burning BrightThe River's Gift
GwenhwyfarArcanum 101Dead ReckoningHunter
Winter MoonHarvest Moon: Tangled Web / Cast in Moonlight / RetributionA Host of Furious FanciesFierce: Sixteen Authors Of Fantasy
Fiddler FairWerehunterCharmed DestiniesThe Princess, the Dragon, and the Frog Prince
Legends of Red SonjaBy Tooth and Claw
Hallowmass NightThicker Than WaterDragon in DistressTo Dye For: The Ring of Fire
Small PrintLast RightsDance TrackScam Artistry
Devil Went Down to GeorgiaJihadOnce and FutureAliens Ate My Pickup
The Cup and the CauldronThe Enemy of my EnemyThe Last of the SeasonThe Waters and the Wild
Series contributed to
A Dirge for SabisReap the WhirlwindWizard SpawnThe Sword of Knowledge
Knight of Ghosts and ShadowsSummoned to TourneyBeyond World's EndSpirits White as Lightning
Mad MaudlinMusic to My SorrowBedlam's BardBedlam's Edge
Freedom Flight
Castle of DeceptionFortress of Frost and FirePrison of Souls
Born to RunChrome CircleWhen the Bough BreaksWheels of Fire
Stoned SoulsThe Chrome Borne: Born to Run / Chrome CircleThe Otherworld: When the Bough Breaks / Wheels of Fire
RebootsReboots: Diabolical Streak
Anthology series
Sword of IceSun in GloryCrossroadsMoving Targets
Changing the WorldFinding the WayUnder the Vale
All-New Tales of the Elemental Masters
Elemental Magic (2012)
Elementary (2013)
Elemental MagicElementary
Anthologies edited
Lammas NightFlights of Fantasy
Non fiction
The Valdemar CompanionMapping the World of Harry Potter
Anthologies containing stories by Mercedes Lackey
Alternate WarriorsBy Any Other FameDeals with the DevilSisters in Fantasy 2
A Magic-Lover's Treasury of the FantasticCatfantastic VFlights of Fantasy
Short stories
A Better Mousetrap [short story]
Grey's Ghost [short story]
Last of the Season
Nightside [short story]
Operation Desert Fox
Satanic, Versus [short story]
SCat [short story]
SKitty [short story]
Stolen Silver [short story]
A Tail of Two SKitties
Werehunter [short story]
Fiddler Fair [short story] (1986)
Dance Track [short story] (1993) (with Larry Dixon)
Jihad (1993)
Small Print [short story] (1994) (with Larry Dixon)
Once and Future (1995)
Wet Wings (1996)
Wide Wings (1999)

Mercedes Lackey recommends
Bones of the Past
Bones of the Past (1993)
(Faia, book 2)
Holly Lisle
"(The) entrancing characters . . . will hold you spellbound."
The Art of the Sword
The Art of the Sword (1994)
(Night-Threads, book 5)
Ru Emerson
"A never-failing source of reading pleasure!"
Diplomacy of Wolves
Diplomacy of Wolves (1998)
(Secret Texts, book 1)
Holly Lisle
"Full of imagination, subterfuge, terror, and surprise..."
The Wreck of Heaven
The Wreck of Heaven (2003)
(World Gates, book 2)
Holly Lisle
"Holly Lisle's work has grown beyond my wildest expectations."
Dead Easy
Dead Easy (2007)
(Chris Csejthe, book 4)
Wm Mark Simmons
". . . manages to combine enough wacky hilarity to satisfy a Terry Pratchett fan, and a plethora of puns guaranteed to make a Piers Anthony buff groan. . . . Mark might even have created himself a new genre-cybercafe."

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