Transitions (novel series)
|Author||R. A. Salvatore|
|Publisher||Wizards of the Coast|
|Published||2007 - 2009|
|No. of books||3|
|Preceded by||The Hunter's Blades Trilogy, The Sellswords|
|Followed by||Neverwinter Saga|
The Transitions Series is a series of fantasy novels by R. A. Salvatore, the famous science fiction and fantasy author, consisting of three novels: The Orc King, The Pirate King, and The Ghost King. It continues the tale of the famous renegade drow (dark elf) Drizzt Do'Urden and his friends. This series is a follow-up to The Hunter's Blades Trilogy. Like the rest of the saga, it is set in the Forgotten Realms, a popular Dungeons & Dragons role-playing setting.
The Orc King
The Pirate King
In this novel, Captain Deudermont seeks to rescue the city of Luskan which is under the control of the Arcane Brotherhood.
The Ghost King
The Orc King, which marked the 20th anniversary of the character, made it to #7 on the list, as well as #9 on the Wall Street Journal list, #6 on the Publishers Weekly bestseller list, and #36 on the USA Today list of top sellers.
The Pirate King reached 8 on the New York Times bestseller list on November 2, 2008.
- "Forgotten Realms: The Orc King". Publishers Weekly. Barnes & Noble. 2007. Retrieved 2009-01-22.
- "Best Sellers; Hardcover". The Buffalo News. October 21, 2007. Retrieved June 21, 2013. – via HighBeam Research (subscription required)
- "R.A. Salvatore's The Orc King Makes Top 10 Rankings on Bestseller Lists: Publishers Weekly...". Business Wire. All Business. October 11, 2007. Retrieved 2009-01-09.[dead link]
- "Best Sellers: Fiction : Sunday, November 2nd 2008". New York Times. November 2, 2008. Retrieved 2009-01-09.