Series: The Second Apocalypse

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Works (7)

The Darkness That Comes Before by R. Scott Bakker1
The Warrior Prophet by R. Scott Bakker2
The Thousandfold Thought by R. Scott Bakker3
The Judging Eye by R. Scott Bakker4
The White-Luck Warrior by R. Scott Bakker5
The Great Ordeal by R. Scott Bakker6
The Unholy Consult by R. Scott Bakker7

Related tags


  1. Deadhouse Gates by Steven Erikson (2000)
  2. Best Served Cold by Joe Abercrombie (2009)
  3. Return of the Crimson Guard by Ian C. Esslemont (2008)
  4. The Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott Lynch (2006)
  5. Winterbirth by Brian Ruckley (2006)
  6. The Black Company by Glen Cook (1984)
  7. The Steel Remains by Richard K. Morgan (2008)
  8. Acacia: The War with the Mein by David Anthony Durham (2007)
    Same series: The Other Lands (Acacia)
  9. A Shadow in Summer by Daniel Abraham (2006)
  10. Neuropath by Scott Bakker (2008)
  11. The Briar King by Greg Keyes (2002)
  12. Empire in Black and Gold by Adrian Tchaikovsky (2008)
  13. A Dance With Dragons by George R. R. Martin (2004)
  14. A Crown for Cold Silver by Alex Marshall (2015)
  15. The Desert Spear by Peter V. Brett (2010)

Series description


How do series work?

To create a series or add a work to it, go to a "work" page. The "Common Knowledge" section now includes a "Series" field. Enter the name of the series to add the book to it.

Works can belong to more than one series. In some cases, as with Chronicles of Narnia, disagreements about order necessitate the creation of more than one series.

Tip: If the series has an order, add a number or other descriptor in parenthesis after the series title (eg., "Chronicles of Prydain (book 1)"). By default, it sorts by the number, or alphabetically if there is no number. If you want to force a particular order, use the | character to divide the number and the descriptor. So, "(0|prequel)" sorts by 0 under the label "prequel."

What isn't a series?

Series was designed to cover groups of books generally understood as such (see Wikipedia: Book series). Like many concepts in the book world, "series" is a somewhat fluid and contested notion. A good rule of thumb is that series have a conventional name and are intentional creations, on the part of the author or publisher. For now, avoid forcing the issue with mere "lists" of works possessing an arbitrary shared characteristic, such as relating to a particular place. Avoid series that cross authors, unless the authors were or became aware of the series identification (eg., avoid lumping Jane Austen with her continuators).

Also avoid publisher series, unless the publisher has a true monopoly over the "works" in question. So, the Dummies guides are a series of works. But the Loeb Classical Library is a series of editions, not of works.


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