Tad Williams

Lindsey...
6,890 books | 1,000 friends

Arwe
1,307 books | 59 friends

R.K. King
491 books | 42 friends

Mark Magee
560 books | 58 friends

Aymee
3,731 books | 299 friends

Ashok B...
23,931 books | 1,440 friends

J.L.   ...
1,765 books | 4,620 friends

Kevin
1,558 books | 90 friends

More friends…

Tad Williams

Goodreads Author


Born
in San Jose, California, The United States
Website

Genre

Member Since
June 2017


Tad Williams is a California-based fantasy superstar. His genre-creating (and genre-busting) books have sold tens of millions worldwide, in twenty-five languages. His considerable output of epic fantasy and science fiction book-series, stories of all kinds, urban fantasy novels, comics, scripts, etc., have strongly influenced a generation of writers: the ‘Otherland’ epic relaunches June 2018 as an MMO on steam.com. Tad is currently immersed in the creation of ‘The Last King of Osten Ard’, planned as a trilogy with two intermediary novels. He, his family and his animals live in the Santa Cruz mountains in a suitably strange and beautiful house. @tadwilliams @mrstad

Brothers of the Wind

COMING SOON FROM DAW BOOKS & HODDER AND STOUGHTON: Set a thousand years before the events of Williams’s The Dragonbone Chair, the tale of Ineluki’s tragic boast and what it brings is told by Pamon Kes, Hakatri’s faithful servant. Continue reading → Read more of this blog post »
10 likes ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Share on Twitter
Published on February 27, 2021 04:04
Average rating: 4.0 · 383,943 ratings · 13,974 reviews · 205 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Dragonbone Chair (Memor...

3.94 avg rating — 66,652 ratings — published 1988 — 64 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Stone of Farewell (Memory, ...

4.06 avg rating — 47,762 ratings — published 1990 — 56 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
To Green Angel Tower (Memor...

4.18 avg rating — 31,745 ratings — published 1993 — 17 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
City of Golden Shadow (Othe...

3.92 avg rating — 25,902 ratings — published 1996 — 37 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
To Green Angel Tower, Part ...

4.21 avg rating — 21,935 ratings — published 1993 — 40 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
To Green Angel Tower, Part ...

4.20 avg rating — 18,056 ratings — published 1993 — 48 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
River of Blue Fire (Otherla...

4.03 avg rating — 14,975 ratings — published 1998 — 29 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Mountain of Black Glass (Ot...

4.06 avg rating — 14,730 ratings — published 1999 — 28 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Sea of Silver Light (Otherl...

4.14 avg rating — 13,142 ratings — published 2001 — 29 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Tailchaser's Song

3.97 avg rating — 11,450 ratings — published 1985 — 45 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Tad Williams…
The Dragonbone Chair Stone of Farewell To Green Angel Tower
(3 books)
by
4.06 avg rating — 199,412 ratings

The Dragonbone Chair Stone of Farewell To Green Angel Tower The Witchwood Crown Empire of Grass
(6 books)
by
4.04 avg rating — 153,468 ratings

City of Golden Shadow River of Blue Fire Mountain of Black Glass Sea of Silver Light
(4 books)
by
4.02 avg rating — 69,191 ratings

The Dragonbone Chair La Maison de l'Ancêtre La pierre de l'adieu Le livre du nécromant Le cri de Camaris L'ombre de la roue La Tour de l'ange vert
(7 books)
by
3.94 avg rating — 66,993 ratings

Shadowmarch
(1 book)
by
3.88 avg rating — 30,289 ratings

More series by Tad Williams…

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Tad’s Recent Updates

Tad Williams is now friends with Nic Grabien
Tad Williams and 12 other people liked AndrewP's review of Empire of Grass:
Empire of Grass by Tad Williams
"The second book in the 'The Last King of Osten Ard' series. As with much of Tad Williams's work, this is less of a series book and more like the continuation of a really long story.

Where as the first book in this new series (The Witchwood Crown) se" Read more of this review »
More of Tad's books…
“As for monkeys, I would have five, and they would be named: See No Evil, Hear No Evil, Speak No Evil, Do Pretty Much Whatever The Hell You Want, and Expensive Attorney.”
Tad Williams

“He who is certain he knows the ending of things when he is only beginning them is either extremely wise or extremely foolish; no matter which is true, he is certainly an unhappy man, for he has put a knife in the heart of wonder.”
Tad Williams, The Dragonbone Chair

“Never make your home in a place. Make a home for yourself inside your own head. You'll find what you need to furnish it- memory, friends you can trust, love of learning, and other such things. That way it will go with you wherever you journey.”
Tad Williams

Polls

December Fantasy -- The following poll decides which two books will go into the run off poll for the December 2016 BOTM for Fantasy.

 
  21 votes, 34.4%

 
  17 votes, 27.9%

 
  17 votes, 27.9%

 
  6 votes, 9.8%

More...

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Beyond Reality: This topic has been closed to new comments. Reading a series... 30 111 Apr 21, 2009 10:02AM  
Building a SciFi/...: Help a fella on the hunt for some Fantasy? 59 474 Aug 28, 2009 09:29PM  
Building a SciFi/...: ok so i need some assistance 25 241 Oct 08, 2009 10:05AM  
The Seasonal Read...: Janice's task! 139 271 Oct 19, 2009 10:08AM  
SciFi and Fantasy...: This topic has been closed to new comments. Near Future. March Sci Fi Nominations 57 361 Feb 28, 2010 03:02PM  
SciFi and Fantasy...: Need some tips on what to read next? 13 185 Mar 23, 2010 10:27AM  
SciFi and Fantasy...: This topic has been closed to new comments. April Theme - Reverse Looking Glass nominations 51 313 Apr 14, 2010 07:49PM  
The Sword and Laser: Five Sword or Laser Series You Should Read This Summer 33 307 Jun 13, 2010 07:38AM  



Comments (showing 1-1)    post a comment »
dateUp arrow    newest »

Brandon Berntson Thanks for friending. Love the Otherland Series! One of the most imaginative things I've read in a long time. Still have to get to some of your other work! Peace!


back to top