Write fantasy novels. Some of his early novels were not very different from standard fantasy, but has greatly improved to produce some outstanding novels.
Born in Illinois, 1944. Undergraduate Degree at Hamilton College, Clinton, New York. Graduate Degree at School of Law at Washington & Lee University, Lexington, Virginia. Previous jobs include being a lawyer. Resides in the Northwest.
- Best-selling fantasy series. Terry's first efforts were above average and showed his talent for storytelling.
- Sequel Shannara series. Technically improved on Brook's original Shannara series. The next generation of descendants of Shannara must save the world from darkness again.
- Original fantasy series, which has some quite funny elements. A lawyer buys a magic kingdom and becomes king.