Darkwalker on Moonshae
Author Douglas Niles
Country United States
Language English
Series The Moonshae Trilogy
Genre Epic fantasy
Publisher TSR, Inc.
Publication date
May 1987
Pages 380
ISBN ISBN 0-88038-451-4
Followed by Black Wizards 

Darkwalker on Moonshae is a fantasy novel by Douglas Niles, set in the Forgotten Realms campaign setting for the Dungeons & Dragons role-playing game. Published originally as a standalone novel, it is also the first part of The Moonshae Trilogy, and the first novel ever written for Forgotten Realms.


The Earthmother - an aspect of the deity Chauntea, the Earthmother is the goddess venerated by the Ffolk, the native human inhabitants of the islands.

Kazgoroth, the Beast - the ancient enemy of the Earthmother, come to walk the Moonshae Isles to banish her from her domain.

Tristan - a prince and heir of the kingdom of Corwell, on the Moonshae island of Gwynneth. Deemed immature and irresponsible by his father.

Robyn - a ward to the king of Corwell, Tristan's childhood friend, and now - his love interest.

Daryth - a young adventurer form Calimshan and Tristan's houndmaster.

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