Book Series: Shannara - question


My buddy got me reading Terry Brooks’ Shannara series. I’ve been following the order found on wikipedia.

I’m up to the Word & Void series.

But I’m confused.


It appears that Word & Void takes place in 1997 yet it’s supposed to precede everything so far? Is that correct?

Has anyone read the Word & Void portion of the series yet?

Yes, I’ve read all but one of the books in the Word/Void series (can’t remember the title). The Word and Void series are what happens prior to the world going nuts and turning into the Four Lands from the Sword of Shannara (and it’s prequels). It’s pretty eerie how the events mimic what we’re seeing in real life but so be it.

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