What is the Plenty?

In the Liveship Traders trilogy, the Plenty is the world of the sea serpents, the space beneath the border of the Lack. is an unofficial website for readers of Robin Hobb/Megan Lindholm.


This site was originally a small "fanlisting with news". The site went online on the 17th of March 2003 and the fanlisting officially opened on April Fool's Day 2003. It was first hosted by Tina at
On the 13th of September 2004 The Plenty got its own space and domain name,
The wiki opened in April 2006 and the forums in May 2008.

Before you send that email...

I am not Robin Hobb, nor do I forward any posts to her. You can find ways to contact her through her official website.

If you have any problems, ideas, concerns or questions regarding this website, please do contact me: memories at theplenty dot net

Disclaimer and credits

No copyright infringement intended - all artwork, trademarks, photos etc remain property of their respective owneres, and have been used only for promotional or informational purposes. Credit is given whenever possible. Any copyrighted content used here should fall under "fair use" according to the US laws (hosting location) and/or under the citation clause of the Finnish copyright law (website's owner's location). The author has given a specific permission for the use of quotes from her books on this site.
Some of the content, such as photos or downloadable graphics were submitted by visitors. If there is a copyright problem with any such content, please do contact me.
Some of the graphics used on the site are based on artwork by John Howe. Their use here should meet the conditions set by him.
The dragon in the layout is from a freeware font set called "mythology one" digitized by Steven J. Lundeen from a collection of 19th century woodcuts that are in the public domain.
Social media icons used unchanged under CC BY-NC-ND 3.0.

Please note that PlentyWiki is a collaborative effort and as such might have different terms of use. More detailed information and terms of use can be found at the wiki.

Please do not repost any contents of this site without asking permission first. Thank you!