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Official Website of International Bestselling Author David Farland

David Farland was an award-winning, international best-selling author with over 60 novels in print. Published in over 20 languages. Dave wrote science fiction as Dave Wolverton, and in fantasy his pseudonym David Farland. 

Farland wrote for major franchises such as Star Wars and his own bestselling works including The Runelords, Of Mice and Magic, and On My Way To ParadiseHe won the 1987 Writers of the Future contest, and has been nominated for a Nebula Award and a Hugo Award.

As a writing instructor, Farland mentored dozens who have gone on to staggering literary success, including such #1 New York Times Bestsellers as Brandon Mull (Fablehaven), Brandon Sanderson (Wheel of Time), and Stephenie Meyer (Twilight). 

Farland judged L. Ron Hubbard’s Writers of the Future, the largest worldwide writing competition for new fantasy and science fiction authors. He worked in Hollywood greenlighting movies and doctoring scripts. He set the Guinness World Record for the largest single-author, single-book signing. He has been hailed as “the wizard of storytelling” and his work has been called “compelling,” “engrossing,” “powerful,” “profound,” and “ultimately life-changing.” 

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Star Wars

Star Wars Courtship of Princess Leia by Dave Wolverton David Farland

The Runelords

Runelords

The Mummy

The Mummy by Dave Wolverton David Farland

The World of David Farland

Every December Farland’s team updates fans on the progress of his latest projects.

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The Runelords Update

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David’s Writing Advice

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 “A young man must find his way through a troubled world of death, magic, and gods. 

Journey with Odin in this incredible retelling of the All-Father’s origin as told by the ‘King of Fantasy’, New York Times best-selling author David Farland.”

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What People Have To Say About Dave:

"David Farland is the single greatest discovery of my professional career."
Algis Budrys WOTF Judge
Algis Budrys
"The Runelords is a first-rate tale, an epic fantasy that more than delivers on its promise. Read it soon and treat yourself to an adventure you won't forget."
Terry Brooks
"When I reached the end of this first volume, The Runelords, and saw grace arise from a devastating battlefield where too many great hearts lay dead, Farland had earned the tears that came to my eyes. It was not sentiment but epiphany."
Orson Scott Card Writer
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David Farland's School For Fiction Resources

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BOTH EYES OPEN

 “A young man must find his way through a troubled world of death, magic, and gods. Journey with Odin in this incredible retelling of the All-Father’s origin as told by the ‘King of Fantasy’, New York Times best-selling author David Farland.”