Terri Windling

Terri Windling is an American editor, artist, essayist, and author known for her work in fantasy literature. She has won multiple awards for her contributions to the genre, including the World Fantasy Award and the Mythopoeic Award. Windling is also recognized for her role in the creation and promotion of urban fantasy.


This list of books are ONLY the books that have been ranked on the lists that are aggregated on this site. This is not a comprehensive list of all books by this author.

  1. 1. The Wood Wife

    "The Wood Wife" by Terri Windling is a fantasy novel that follows the story of a young writer named Maggie Black who inherits a house in the remote Arizona desert after her mentor dies. As she explores the surrounding wilderness, Maggie discovers a hidden community of artists and musicians who are connected to the magical spirits of the land. When a local gallery owner is murdered and the community is threatened by outsiders, Maggie must use her newfound knowledge to protect her new friends and the natural beauty of the desert. The novel explores themes of creativity, nature, and the power of myth and folklore.

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