There are countless Roger Zelazny courses, tutorials, articles available online, but for some, having a book is still a necessity to learn. This is an up-to-date list of recommended books.
- 1. The Great Book of Amber: The Complete Amber Chronicles, 1-10 (Chronicles of Amber) (2010)
- 2. A Night in the Lonesome October (Rediscovered Classics) (2014)
- 3. Jack of Shadows (1972)
- 4. This Immortal (2004)
- 5. Lord of Light (2010)
- 6. Creatures of Light and Darkness (2010)
- 7. Seven Tales in Amber (2019)
- 8. The Hand of Oberon (The Chronicles of Amber, Book 4) (1999)
- 9. Nine Princes In Amber by Roger Zelazny (1977-03-01) (1802)
- 10. The Dream Master (The Nebula Award-Winning Novel) (2001)
- 11. The Doors of His Face, The Lamps of His Mouth (2001)
- 12. The Dream Masters (1981)
- 13. The Changing Land (1981)
- 14. Bring Me the Head of Prince Charming: A Novel (1991)
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“Fantasy of a superior order.”—Washington Post Book World“A storyteller without peer. He created worlds as colorful and exotic and memorable as any our genre has ever seen.”—George R.R. MartinOne of the most revered names in sf and fantasy, the incomparable Roger Zelazny was honored with numerous prizes—including six Hugo and three Nebula Awards—over the course of his legendary career. Among his more than fifty books, arguably Zelazny’s most popular literary creations were his extraordinary Amber novels….
Loyally accompanying a mysterious knife-wielding gentleman named Jack on his midnight rounds through the murky streets of London, good dog Snuff is busy helping his master collect the grisly ingredients needed for an unearthly rite that will take place not long after the death of the moon. But Snuff and his master are not alone. All manner of participants, both human and not, are gathering with their ancient tools and their animal familiars in preparation for the dread night. It is brave, devoted Snuff who must calculate the patterns of the Game and keep track of the Players—the witch,…
3. Jack of Shadows (1972)
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4. This Immortal (2004)
Conrad Nomikos has a long, rich personal history that he’d rather not talk about and a job he’d rather not do. Escorting an alien grandee on a tour around a shattered post-nuclear war Earth is not something he relishes, especially when he becomes central to an intrigue determining Earth’s future….
5. Lord of Light (2010)
Earth is long since dead. On a colony planet, a band of men has gained control of technology, made themselves immortal, and now rules their world as the gods of the Hindu pantheon. Only one dares oppose them: he who was once Siddhartha and is now Mahasamatman. Binder of Demons. Lord of Light….
6. Creatures of Light and Darkness (2010)
“Nobody else made myths real and valuable in the way Roger Zelazny could.”—Neil Gaiman “He writes about science as if it were magic and magic as if it were science.”—New York Times Book ReviewThe author of more than 50 books and winner of multiple Hugo and Nebula Awards, the incomparable Roger Zelazny remains one of the most revered names in sf and fantasy. Back in print at long last is the master’s classic novel Creatures of Light and Darkness. Set on a faraway world, the seminal tale of a battle between Ancient…
7. Seven Tales in Amber (2019)
Amber is the one true world of which all others are but shadows. Collected here in one binding are seven tales of Amber. It was Zelazny’s intent to use these short stories to tie up unfinished threads from his amazing Chronicles of Amber. This edition is sure to be a treat for the legion of Amber fans.“A storyteller without peer. He created worlds as colorful and exotic and memorable as any our genre has ever seen.” —George R.R. Martin. . . his performance was never anything other than dazzling. —Robert SilverbergRoger Zelazny’s work excited me. It was intoxicating and…
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His name is Charles Render, and he is a psychoanalyst, and a mechanic of dreams. A Shaper. In a warm womb of metal, his patients dream their neuroses, while Render, intricately connected to their brains, dreams with them, makes delicate adjustments, and ultimately explains and heals. Her name is Eileen Shallot, a resident in psychiatry. She wants desperately to become a Shaper, though she has been blind from birth. Together, they will explore the depths of the human mind — and the terrors that lurk therein…
A collection of strange, beautiful stories covering the full spectrum of the late Roger Zelazny’s remarkable talents in the fields of fantasy and science fiction….
12. The Dream Masters (1981)
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13. The Changing Land (1981)
People feared, back in the Middle Ages, that the world would end with the millennium. They weren’t wrong. It does this every millennium, only nobody notices—except for the Forces of Good and Evil who vie for control of the universe every thousand years.Bring Me the Head of Prince Charming concerns the efforts of one Azzie Elbub, demon, to win the Millennial Evil Deeds award for the year 1000, given to the being whose acts do the most toward reshaping the world. Azzie’s proposal to the Powers of Dark is simple: He will create a Prince…
Best Roger Zelazny Books: The Ultimate Collection
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Roger Zelazny's Shadows of Amber (HC)
Author(s): Betancourt, John
ID: 2685405, Publisher: J. Boylston & Company, Publishers, Year: 2013, Size: 685 Kb, Format: pdf
The Doors of His Face, The Lamp of His Mouth
Author(s): Roger Zelazny
ID: 575269, Publisher: , Year: 2005, Size: 918 Kb, Format: pdf
Roger Zelazny's Chaos and Amber
Author(s): John Gregory Betancourt
ID: 528479, Publisher: , Year: 2004, Size: 719 Kb, Format: pdf
Please note that this booklist is not absolute. Some books are absolutely best-sellers according to The Wall Street Journal, others are drafted by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.