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Want to know more about magic in Cadaeren? Interested in the history of Tonzimmel? Want to take a quiz about Phillips’s books? You’ve found the right place! (To see artwork created by readers of Phillips’ stories, check out the fan art page on this site. To read a short story, check out the works page.)

Keep checking back for additional information – this page will be periodically updated to reflect new answers to reader questions and new information about the worlds of Phillips’ fiction.


Warning: the information presented here may contain mild spoilers.


The Quest of the Unaligned

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Pronunciation guide

Background information: Main Characters

Background information: Magic

Background information: People, Places, and Things

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