The Deryni novels, written by American author Katherine Kurtz, spans seventeen books that cover over 220 years.
The books centers around the people known as Deryni, a race born with innate magical and psychic abilities. The stories tell of the trials and persecution of the Deryni, both religious and political.
The first book, Deryni Rising, was published in 1970. The most recent book, The King's Deryni, was published in 2014. The list below reflects the publication order of the novels.
Chronicles of the Deryni
The Legends of Camber of Culdi
Camber of Culdi
Camber MacRorie and his family are disturbed by an increasingly despotic king and seek to save the kingdom.
Camber the Heretic
As anti-Deryni sentiment sweeps through the country, a new Deryni talent comes to light; will it destroy the Deryni race or is it their salvation?
The Histories of King Kelson
The Bishop's Heir
The King's Justice
A young liege goes to battle in a medieval land teetering on the brink of civil war and church-sanctioned genocide.
Quest for Saint Camber
The Heirs of Saint Camber
The Harrowing of Gwynedd
King Javan's Year
A young king’s ascension threatens a traitorous conspiracy of powerful nobles who plan to brutally eliminate all Deryni from Gwynedd.
The Bastard Prince
A young king manipulated by evil hands becomes a champion of justice when a magical pretender to the throne challenges his sovereignty.