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David Eddings (1931–2009)

Author of Pawn of Prophecy

Includes the names: Eddings D, Dejvid Edings, David Eddings, David Eddigns, David; David Eddings Eddings

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Leigh Eddings is David's wife and not the same person. Please do not combine David with Leigh, or with the various combinations of their names.

(ger)Leigh Eddings ist Davids Ehefrau und nicht die selbe Person. David und Leigh bitte nicht miteinander oder den verschiedenen Verbindungen ihrer Namen kombinieren.

Pawn of Prophecy 6,850 copies, 122 reviews
Queen of Sorcery 5,670 copies, 53 reviews
Magician's Gambit 5,555 copies, 50 reviews
Enchanters' End Game 5,427 copies, 55 reviews
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Guardians of the West 4,934 copies, 30 reviews
King of the Murgos 4,672 copies, 25 reviews
Demon Lord of Karanda 4,599 copies, 21 reviews
Sorceress of Darshiva 4,503 copies, 23 reviews
The Seeress of Kell 4,473 copies, 24 reviews
Belgarath the Sorcerer 4,314 copies, 24 reviews
The Diamond Throne 3,961 copies, 24 reviews
Polgara the Sorceress 3,860 copies, 22 reviews
The Ruby Knight 3,676 copies, 17 reviews
The Sapphire Rose 3,534 copies, 18 reviews
Domes of Fire 3,181 copies, 12 reviews
The Redemption of Althalus 2,780 copies, 31 reviews
The Shining Ones 2,729 copies, 6 reviews
The Hidden City 2,726 copies, 6 reviews
The Belgariad, Volume One 2,273 copies, 23 reviews
The Elder Gods 2,037 copies, 20 reviews
The Belgariad, Volume Two 1,653 copies, 7 reviews
The Treasured One 1,358 copies, 8 reviews
Crystal Gorge 1,065 copies, 8 reviews
The Malloreon, Volume One 910 copies, 7 reviews
The Younger Gods 895 copies, 10 reviews
The Malloreon, Volume Two 812 copies, 5 reviews
The Elenium 601 copies, 5 reviews
Regina's Song 560 copies, 12 reviews
The Tamuli 450 copies, 5 reviews
The Losers 427 copies, 4 reviews
The Belgariad 313 copies, 5 reviews
High Hunt 201 copies
The Dreamers Complete Set 11 copies, 1 review
The Circle 1 copy
Belgariada 1 copy
Seernes by 1 copy

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David Carroll Eddings (July 7, 1931 – June 2, 2009 was an American fantasy writer. With his wife Leigh, he authored several best-selling epic fantasy novel series, including The Belgariad (1982–84), The Malloreon (1987–91), The Elenium (1989–91), The Tamuli (1992–94), and The Dreamers (2003–06).

Part Cherokee and born in Spokane, Washington, to George Wayne Eddings and Theone (Berge) Eddings, in 1931, Eddings grew up near Puget Sound in the City of Snohomish. After graduating from Snohomish High School in 1949, he worked for a year before majoring in speech, drama and English at junior college. Eddings displayed an early talent for drama and literature, winning a national oratorical contest, and performing the male lead in most of his drama productions. He graduated with a BA from Reed College in 1954. He wrote a novel for a thesis at Reed College before being drafted into the U.S. Army. (He had also previously served in the National Guard.) After being discharged in 1956, Eddings attended the graduate school of the University of Washington in Seattle for four years, graduating with an MA in 1961. Eddings then worked as a purchaser for Boeing, where he met his future wife. Through most of the 1960s, Eddings worked as a lecturer at Black Hills State College in South Dakota.
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Leigh Eddings is David's wife and not the same person. Please do not combine David with Leigh, or with the various combinations of their names.

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