By Daniel Abraham
All paths bring about war...
Marcus' hero days are at the back of him. He is aware too good that even the smallest battle nonetheless capability somebody's demise. whilst his males are inspired right into a doomed military, staying out of a conflict he wishes no a part of calls for a few unorthodox steps.
Cithrin is an orphan, ward of a banking residence. Her activity is to smuggle a nation's wealth throughout a struggle area, hiding the gold from either side. She is familiar with the key lifetime of trade like a moment language, however the innovations of exchange won't protect her from swords.
Geder, sole scion of a noble condominium, has extra curiosity in philosophy than in swordplay. A bad excuse for a soldier, he's a pawn in those video games. not anyone can expect what he'll become.
Falling pebbles can commence a landslide. A spat among the unfastened towns and the Severed Throne is spiraling uncontrolled. a brand new participant rises from the depths of background, fanning the flames that might sweep the whole quarter onto The Dragon's course -- the trail to battle.
The Dagger and the Coin
The Dragon's Path
The King's Blood
The Tyrant's Law
The Widow's House
The Spider's War
Writing as James S. A. Corey (with Ty Franck)
The Expanse (soon to be a big SyFy Channel tv series)
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By Raymond E. Feist
“Feist has a average expertise for holding the reader turning pages.”
New York Times bestselling grasp fantasist Raymond E. Feist returns to beleaguered Midkemia and its capital, Krondor, in At the Gates of Darkness, the second one quantity in his mesmerizing DemonWar Saga of magic, battle, and peril. An writer the Science Fiction Chronicle announces, “Without query one of many absolute best writers of fable experience working towards today,” Feist graces keen readers together with his so much magnificent event but. Feist fanatics, readers of Terry Goodkind, George R. R. Martin, and Terry Brooks, and everybody, in reality, who loves stronger epic myth won't are looking to pass over At the Gates of Darkness.
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By Piers Anthony
For approximately 3 many years, Piers Anthony's bestselling Xanth sequence has been delighting tens of hundreds of thousands of delusion fanatics around the globe. Now, with dice direction, the sequence' twenty-seventh event, Anthony has penned a story that provides one other size to this interesting saga.
In the mystical land of Xanth, needs are way over mere phrases. So whilst a undeniable Jane known as dice whispers a wistful desire to be attractive, she unearths herself major an organization of colourful partners on a look for the mysterious dice Route--a perilous course that ends up in hazard, experience, and maybe her heart's hope as well.
This curious quest takes all of them over Xanth, into the legendary realm of Phaze, or even to our personal international, the place dice rescues a stunning human lady from a truly gruesome scenario, finishing finally in a mysterious Counter-Xanth the place issues could be reworked into their opposites within the wink of an eye.
A rollicking story brimming with laughter, ask yourself, and attraction, dice direction is additionally a relocating exploration of the wonder that dwells inside all of us.
Continue reading Cube Route (Xanth, No. 27)
By Tom Holt
Beginning a brand new task is often annoying (especially in case you do not quite wish one), but if Paul chippie arrives on the place of work of J. W. Wells he has no concept what hassle lies in shop. simply because he's approximately to find that the it sounds as if good institution now paying his wage is in truth a entrance for a deeply sinister corporation that has a potent strange time table. it sounds as if part the time his bosses are away with the fairies. yet they are not, of course.
They're away with the goblins.
Mister Tom Holt, grasp of the comedian fable Novel, cordially invitations you to hitch him in his international of insanity by means of interpreting his subsequent hilarious masterpiece.
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By Raymond E. Feist
The significantly acclaimed and bestselling Empire Trilogy by means of Raymond E. Feist and Janny Wurts, is now on hand during this publication bundle.
The package deal comprises Daughter of the Empire (1), Servant of the Empire (2), and Mistress of the Empire (3).
At age 17, Mara's ceremonial pledge of servantship to the goddess Lashima is interrupted through the inside track that her father and brother were killed in conflict on Trigia, the realm throughout the rift.
Now Ruling girl of the Acoma, Mara unearths that not just are her family's old enemies, the Minwanabi, chargeable for the deaths of her household, yet her army forces were decimated by way of the betrayal and residence Acoma is now at risk of entire destruction…
The package comprises Daughter of the Empire (1), Servant of the Empire (2), and Mistress of the Empire (3).
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By O. R. Melling
Dana Faolan, the spunky half-faerie heroine of The Light-Bearer's Daughter, the 3rd publication within the Chronicles, has been utilizing her entry to the land of Faerie to flee the concerns of being in a brand new city. yet a depressing, mysterious enemy is set to sever the 2 worlds without end, hence dooming either. it is going to take all of Dana's bravery and resourcefulness, plus the aid of neighbors outdated and new, to avoid wasting her houses, specially while it turns into transparent that the reply lies in an act of poor sacrifice.
Just because the prior books explored Ireland's wealthy folkloric historical past, The booklet of goals delves into the mystical lore of Canada. Melling offers one other "compelling combination of mythology and geography" (School Library magazine, starred assessment) that may thrill enthusiasts of the sequence.
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By Gregory Maguire
Whereas civil conflict looms in oz., Brrr—the Cowardly Lion—surrenders the tale of his lifestyles to a tetchy oracle named Yackle. deserted as a cub, Brrr's course from infancy within the nice Gillikan woodland is not any Yellow Brick highway. trying to redress an early mistake, he trudges via a swamp of ghosts, turns into implicated in a bloodbath of trolls, falls in love with a forbidding Cat princess, and avoids a prison sentence via agreeing to function a lackey to the war-mongering Emperor of oz..
A portrait of a would-be survivor and a wide ranging glimpse of an international long gone shrill with battle fever, Gregory Maguire's A Lion between Men is written with the sympathy and gear that experience made his books modern classics.
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By Michelle Sagara
THE finish OF HER trip is simply THE BEGINNING…
The Barrani will be chuffed to determine her die. So Kaylin Neya is a piece stunned via her secure arrival within the West March. specifically while enemies new and outdated encompass her and people she might name pals are both dangerous…
And then the true hassle begins. Kaylin's task is to be a "harmoniste"—one who is helping inform the reality at the back of a Barrani Recitation. yet in a land the place phrases are more desirable than guns, Kaylin's tasks are lethal. With the incorrect word she may perhaps tear a humans extra asunder. And with the best ones…well, then she could possibly heal a blight on a race.
If simply she understood the story….
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By Philip José Farmer
Note: This booklet comprises elements 1 and a pair of of the Riverworld sequence - "To Your Scattered our bodies Go" from 1971, and "The brilliant Riverboat", additionally 1971.
"Charts a territory someplace among Gulliver's Travels and The Lord of the Rings."
To Your Scattered our bodies Go and The great Riverboat
Combined for the 1st time in a single volume!
Imagine that each human who ever lived, from the earliest Neanderthals to the current, is resurrected after dying at the banks of an spectacular and doubtless never-ending river on an unknown international. they're miraculously supplied with nutrition, yet with now not a clue to the potential that means of this unusual afterlife. And so billions of individuals from background, and sooner than, needs to begin residing again.
Some set sail at the nice river questing for the that means in their resurrection, and to discover and confront their mysterious benefactors. in this lengthy trip, we meet Sir Richard Francis Burton, Mark Twain, Odysseus, Cyrano de Bergerac, and so on, so much of whom embark upon searches in their personal during this large afterlife.
Continue reading Riverworld: To Your Scattered Bodies Go; The Fabulous Riverboat (Riverworld, Books 1-2)