We regret that due to the technical limitations of our site, we are unable to offer eBooks or Audio Downloads to customers outside of the UK.
For further details please read our eBooks help.
Creator of the bestselling Wheel of Time fantasy series...
Robert Jordan biography and information
Robert Jordan was born in 1948 in Charleston, South Carolina, where he lived with his wife, Harriet, in a house built in 1797. He taught himself to read when he was four with the incidental aid of a twelve-years-older brother, and was tackling Mark Twain and Jules Verne by five. He was a graduate of The Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina, with a degree in physics. He served two tours in Vietnam with the U.S. Army; among his decorations were the Distinguished Flying Cross, the Bronze Star with "V", and two Vietnamese Crosses of Gallantry.
A history buff, he also wrote dance and theatre criticism. He enjoyed the outdoor sports of hunting, fishing, and sailing, and the indoor sports of poker, chess, pool, and pipe collecting. He began writing in 1977 and achieved his goal of continuing "until they nail(ed) shut his coffin."
Similar authors to Robert Jordan
Books by Robert Jordan
We're talking about...
Posted on 18th Feb, 2014 by Guest contributor
George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series - the books that inspired HBO's Game of Thrones - have a brand new look, as Senior Designer Richard Augustus explains...