Patricia C. Wrede is an American author of YA fantasy novels. She writes the Lyra and the Enchanted Forest series, and co-authors the Cecelia and Kate series. She majored in Bilogy at Carleton College in Minnesota, and started writing after she finished college. She also got her MBA from the University of Minnesota. Patricia had finished her first novel in 1978 while working as an accountant/financial analyst. Two years later, she founded the Scribblies with Pamela Dean, Emma Bull, Will Shetterly, Steven Brust, and Nate Bucklin. Patricia is a vegetarian, and currently resides in Minneapolis, Minnesota with her cats.

Patricia C. Wrede made her debut as a published author in 1982 with the novel Shadow Magic. Below is a list of Patricia C. Wrede’s books in order of when they were originally released:

Publication Order of Lyra Books

Shadow Magic(1982) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Daughter of Witches(1983) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Harp of Imach Thyssel(1985) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Caught in Crystal(1987) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Raven Ring(1994) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Enchanted Forest Books

Dragonsbane aka Dealing with Dragons(1990) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Searching for Dragons aka Dragon Search(1991) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Calling on Dragons(1993) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Talking to Dragons(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Cecelia and Kate Books

Sorcery and Cecelia(1988) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Grand Tour(2004) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Mislaid Magician(2006) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Mairelon Books

Mairelon the Magician(1991) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Magician's Ward(1997) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Star Wars Junior Novelizations Books

Episode I: The Phantom Menace(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Episode II: Attack of the Clones(2002) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Episode III: Revenge of the Sith(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Frontier Magic Books

Thirteenth Child(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Across the Great Barrier(2011) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Far West(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

The Seven Towers(1984) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Snow White and Rose Red(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Story Collections

Book Enchantments(1995) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Points of Departure: Liavek Stories(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

Wrede on Writing(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price


Notes: The Cecelia and Kate series is co-authored by Caroline Stevermer. Points of Departure also has contributions by Pamela Dean.

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Patricia C. Wrede Synopses: The Seven Towers is a standalone novel by Patricia C. Wrede. They are seven players in a game of deadly magic – Eltiron, Prince of Sevarin; Crystalorn, Princess of Barinash; Ranlyn, the desert rider; Jermain, the outlaw; Vandaris, the soldier; Carachel, the Wizard-King; and Amberglas, the sorceress. Each of them has a secret, and each fights his or her part in the thrilling battle that pits seven kingdoms on the brink of destruction.

Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace is a junior novelization by Patricia C. Wrede. This book offers young readers an exciting addition to the Star Wars series as a distant galaxy becomes threatened by an old evil while the power of a young Jedi begins to emerge.

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