Jane Lindskold





Jane Lindskold

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in Washington, D.C, The United States
September 15, 1962

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Jane M. Lindskold is an American writer of fantasy and science fiction short stories and novels. Lindskold grew up in Washington, D.C. and Chesapeake Bay. She studied at Fordham, where she received a Ph. D. in English, concentrating on Medieval, Renaissance, and Modern British Literature. Mentored by her friend, Roger Zelazny, she started publishing stories in 1992, and she published her first novel, Brother to Dragons, Companion to Owls in December, 1994. In her Athanor series, she writes about the creatures of legend — shape-shifters, satyrs, merfolk, and unicorns — who have sworn to keep their existence hidden from a human race prone to kill what it does not understand. In her Firekeeper Saga, she writes about a woman who discovers that...more


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Looking for the Wednesday Wandering? Just page back one for a great review of Artemis Awakening and a discussion of the German Spotted Tiger. Then join me and Alan as we answer a riddle and tangent all over the place!


ALAN: Our discussion of landfills seems to have crossbred inside my skull with our discussion of British history to remind me of something. The idea actually popped into my mind ba...

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Published on April 17, 2014 01:00
Average rating: 3.87 · 24,697 ratings · 1,125 reviews · 74 distinct works · Similar authors
Through Wolf's Eyes (Fireke...
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Wolf's Head, Wolf's Heart (...
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The Dragon of Despair (Fire...
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Wolf Captured (Firekeeper S...
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Wolf Hunting (Firekeeper Sa...
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Wolf's Blood (Firekeeper Sa...
4.03 of 5 stars 4.03 avg rating — 879 ratings — published 2007 — 4 editions
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Brother to Dragons, Compani...
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Child of a Rainless Year
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The Buried Pyramid
3.36 of 5 stars 3.36 avg rating — 345 ratings — published 2004 — 5 editions
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Through Wolf's Eyes Wolf's Head, Wolf's Heart The Dragon of Despair Wolf Captured Wolf Hunting Wolf's Blood
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Upcoming Events

Jane Lindskold at Mysterious Galaxy
Author appearance, June 06, 2014 07:00PM
Mysterious Galaxy, 7051 Clairemont Mesa Blvd. Suite #302, San Diego, CA, US

http://www.mystgalaxy.com/event/Jane-Lindskold-Signs-SD-060614
Jane Lindskold discusses and signs copies of her new science fiction novel Artem...more

Jane Lindskold at Borderlands Books
Author appearance, June 07, 2014 03:00PM
Borderlands Books, 866 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA, US

http://www.borderlands-books.com/
Jane Lindskold discusses and signs copies of her new science fiction novel Artem...more

Albuquerque SF Society presents Jane Lindskold
Author appearance, June 13, 2014 07:30PM
St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, 5301 Ponderosa Avenue Northeast, Albuquerque, NM, US

http://www.facebook.com/AlbuquerqueScienceFictionSociety
Jane Lindskold discusses and signs copies of her new science fiction novel Artem...more

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“Is she become a rag doll? Are the wolves become children? It seems quite possible, there on the twilight fringes of dying. With some faint spark of herself, the little girl holds on to the idea. Even a rag doll has more life than does a dying child.”
Jane Lindskold, Through Wolf's Eyes

“Well done, Sister," Blind Seer said. "I look forward to meeting this One above Ones. Now, you must make ready. I, of course, am already perfect.”
Jane Lindskold, Through Wolf's Eyes

“There is no shame in strategic retreat if it lets you remain strong enough to go after the enemy later.”
Jane Lindskold, The Buried Pyramid

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