Fantasy

Scourge of the Betrayer: Bloodsounder's Arc Book One

By Jeff Salyards

Many stories are instructed of the Syldoon Empire and its fearsome infantrymen, who're recognized in the course of the global for his or her treachery and atrocities. a few say that the Syldoon consume virgins and infants -- or even their very own moms. Arkamondos, a bookish younger scribe, suspects that the Syldoon's dire acceptance could have grown within the retelling, yet he is approximately to determine for himself. employed to chronicle the exploits of a band of rugged Syldoon warriors, Arki reveals himself either nervous and eager about the men's enigmatic chief, Captain Braylar Killcoin. A secretive, mercurial determine haunted through the thoughts of these he is killed together with his lethal flail, Braylar has already disposed of not less than one impertinent scribe... and Arki can be subsequent. Archiving the mundane doings of millers and retailers used to be tedious, yet not less than it used to be secure. As Arki heads off on a mysterious undertaking into elements unknown, within the corporation of the coarse, bloody-minded Syldoon,he is promised an opportunity to eventually checklist an ancient experience definitely worth the telling, yet first he needs to live to tell the tale the event! A gripping army fable within the culture of Glen cook dinner, Scourge of the Betrayer explores the brutal politics of Empire-and the searing influence of violence and darkish magic on a man's soul.

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The Saint of Dragons

The old dragons -- of the time of the mythical Saint George and prior -- have by no means disappeared solely. in its place, they have moved undercover -- and into human society. Now one lonely schoolboy is ready to profit the place the dragons have long past ...

Educated at boarding colleges, Simon St. George hasn't ever met his mom and dad. while a ragged-looking guy indicates up claiming to be his father, Simon is skeptical, and while the guy kidnaps him, he is angry to assert the least.

Then the fellow claims to be a descendant of England's Saint George and a occupation dragon fighter. Why should still Simon think any of this nonsense? yet what if the fellow is telling the reality? What if the dragons be aware of he is out there?

Rich with the dragon lore of legend, the saint of dragons keeps and enlarges at the story of the centuries-old clash among dragons and people that rages even today.

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El-Vador's Travels

By J. R. Karlsson

El-Vador's Travels is a fast moving contiguous omnibus of sword and sorcery novels chronicling the deeds of an anti-hero protagonist within the vein of classics like Elric and Conan.

This ever-growing compendium chronicles his fight, his preliminary travels, and the bigger clash he therefore turns into guaranteed to. It collects jointly The Stranglehold of Sarvacts, The Vengeance of Sarvacts, The Harrowing of Harg and The Descent of Salvarius.

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Stone of Tymora: Forgotten Realms

By R.A. Salvatore

Praise for Stone of Tymora:
 “This fast moving myth . . . is an ideal decide for . . . readers looking strong characterization and intricate, fast-changing stories.”—Midwest e-book Review
“[T]he lucidly defined motion and fast velocity will preserve the pages turning and anticipation of extra adventures simmering.” —Booklist
“The speed by no means falters, the forged is definitely festooned with pirates and menacing magical creatures (such characters from parallel tales as Drizzt Do'Urden the darkish Elf additionally installed appearances) and Maimun's narrative ends on a cliffhanger that would depart readers slavering for the following episode.” —Kirkus
 
Overview:
Meet Maimun—an orphan who couldn’t think how unlucky it might be to find a stone that makes him endlessly fortunate. Fleeing a strong demon named Asbeel, Maimun stows away aboard the send Sea Sprite, the place he encounters a forged of characters famous to Salvatore fanatics: Captain Deudermont, Drizzt Do’Urden, Wulfgar, Catti-brie, and the dwarf Bruenor. Drizzt turns into a mentor to Maimun and aboard Deudermont’s send, they sail the treacherous seas of the Forgotten nation-states. Hunted through a demon, haunted via a mysterious spellcaster, and chased through a pirate, Maimun, with Drizzt’s aid, needs to get to the bottom of the secrets and techniques of the Stone of Tymora sooner than his good fortune runs out!
 
Read extra:
If you're looking for extra approximately Drizzt, look for “Homeland” by way of R.A. Salvatore, the 1st ebook within the epic Legend of Drizzt.
If you're looking for extra epic fable sequence that includes younger heroes, search for “The God Catcher” by way of Erin M. Evans, a couple of younger thief and a lady who could be a dragon—or who could be criminally insane.
If you're looking for extra event myth, look for “The Shard awl” via Marshiela Rockwell, a chilling secret set on this planet of Dungeons & Dragons Online.
If you're looking for extra tales set within the Forgotten nation-states, look for “Twilight Falling” through Paul Kemp, approximately Erevis Cale, an murderer with a conscience.
If you're looking for extra sword and sorcery, look for “Shadowbane” by means of Erik Scott de Bie, that includes a vigilante hero within the culture of Batman and V for Vendetta.
For extra approximately R.A. Salvatore and Geno Salvatore, visit DungeonsandDragons.com

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In the Labyrinth of Drakes: A Memoir by Lady Trent (A Natural History of Dragons)

In the Labyrinth of Drakes: the exciting new e-book within the acclaimed myth sequence from Marie Brennan, because the glamorous woman Trent takes her adventurous explorations to the deserts of Akhia.

Even those that take little interest in the sector of dragon naturalism have heard of woman Trent's excursion to the inhospitable deserts of Akhia. Her discoveries there are the stuff of romantic legend, catapulting her from scholarly obscurity to around the world repute. the main points of her own existence in the course of that point are infrequently much less deepest, having supplied fodder for gossips in different countries.

As is so usually the case within the occupation of this illustrious girl, the general public tale is much from entire. during this, the fourth quantity of her memoirs, girl Trent relates how she received her place with the Royal Scirling military; how overseas saboteurs imperiled either her paintings and her wellbeing and fitness; and the way her made up our minds pursuit of information took her into the inner most reaches of the Labyrinth of Drakes, the place the opportunity motion of a dragon set the degree for her maximum success yet.

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Talulla Rising

By Glen Duncan

With a similar vicious mind's eye, blood-dark humor, and ferocious narrative strength of his bestselling novel The final Werewolf, Glen Duncan now promises a heroine like no other.
 
Grieving for her werewolf lover, Jake, whose violent demise has left her by myself together with her personal chic monstrousness, Talulla Demetriou is pregnant and at the run, fleeing to a distant Alaskan hotel to have her baby in mystery. There, together with her boy or girl son in her fingers, it looks like the worst is over. till the door bursts open and he or she discovers that the nightmare is simply simply starting. suffering from guilt and fuelled through rage, Talulla is unexpectedly plunged right into a race opposed to time to avoid wasting her son.  Pursued by means of lethal forces, together with (rumor has it) the oldest residing vampire on the earth, the percentages appear hopeless. except, in fact, a mother's love for her baby seems to be the deadliest strength of all. . .

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The Wurms of Blearmouth: A Malazan Tale of Bauchelain and Korbal Broach (Malazan Book of the Fallen)

By Steven Erikson

A new novella from New York Times bestselling writer Steven Erikson, set on the planet of the Malazan e-book of the Fallen, The Wurms of Blearmouth.

Tyranny is available in many guises, and tyrants thrive in palaces and one-room hovels, in again alleys and playgrounds. Tyrants abound at the verges of civilization, the place ailment frays the rule of thumb of civil behavior and propriety surrenders to brutal imposition. hundreds of thousands are made to kneel and but extra thousands die terrible deaths in a welter of affliction and distress.

But depart all that in the back of and plunge into escapist myth of the main inappropriate style, and within the ragged wake of the story advised in Lees of Laughter's finish, these such a lot civil adventurers, Bauchelain and Korbal Broach, in addition to their certainly phlegmatic manservant, Emancipor Reese, make light touchdown upon a calm seashore, underneath a old fashioned village on the foot of an imposing fortress. There they make acquaintance with the soft-hearted and beneficiant folks of Spendrugle, which lies on the mouth of the Blear River and falls lower than the benign rule of the Lord of Wurms in his beautiful hold.

Make welcome, then, to Spendrugle's memorable citizens, together with the guy who must have stayed useless, the girl whose prayers shouldn't ever were spoke back, the tax collector every person ignores, the ex-husband city militiaman who by no means married, the beachcomber who lives in his personal beard, the now singular lizard cat who was plural, and the woman who loves to pee on your lap. and naturally, soaring over all, the denizen of the fort maintain, Lord―Ah, yet there lies this tale.

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The Ragged Man (Book Four of theTwilight Reign)

By Tom Lloyd

Lord Isak is lifeless; his armies and whole tribe in disarray. because the Farlan retreat and Kastan Styrax mourns his useless son, it really is King Emin who takes the initiative whereas he nonetheless can. the key, savage struggle he has dedicated his existence to nears its poor end as Ruhen positions himself as solution to the Land’s difficulties. prior to the conquering eye of the Menin turns in his course Emin needs to take his probability and strike with out mercy. A showdown is coming and battle-lines are drawn as blood is spilled around the Land. The spectre of the good battle looms yet this time the Gods should not marching to warfare, will probably be males who come to a decision the longer term now. yet earlier than victory, earlier than survival, there needs to first be salvation – no matter if it has to be sought within the darkest position that you can imagine. With the tide turning opposed to Emin and his allies the most important to their survival may possibly lie within the palms of a lifeless guy.

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Hades' Daughter: Book One of The Troy Game

By Sara Douglass

Ancient Greece: a spot the place the gods carry mortal lifestyles affordable, mere playthings to amuse, satisfaction, and abuse at their will.

But these puny mortals usually are not fully without strength and on the center in their really good city-states lies the Labyrinth, the place they could form the powers of the heavens to their very own layout. while Theseus entered the Labyrinth and got here away with the prize of freedom and his loved Adrianne, Mistress of the Labyrinth, his destiny appeared assured... till he deserted her for the unforgivable sin of bearing him just a daughter, and the area appeared to switch. From that day ahead, all of the Labyrinths within the historical global began to decay. It slowly grew to become transparent that strength was once fading from the city-states.

Was it the common decline that involves all cultures or was once it as the energy of the Labyrinth have been corrupted through a girl spurned?

A hundred years pass--Troy has fallen and the Trojans are a scattered and humbled humans. The warrior Brutus is of the road of kings and gods. He wears the golden kingship bands of Troy proudly--but they're his basically mementos of a former glory, for he's a guy with out a state and is left little else yet delight and a reminiscence of the latent strength that he may wield if yet given an opportunity. whilst he gets a god-sent imaginative and prescient of shore the place he can rebuild the traditional state, he'll circulate heaven and earth to arrive his destiny.

Ever eastward he's drawn, to a beautiful and mystical eco-friendly land that provides him a haven--and a dream of energy and conquest. not anything will deter him... no longer even the entreaties of the younger princess whom he took as his spouse and bedded opposed to her will. First her hatred--and now her love--torment and bind him. She is the single one that realizes the chance he's moving into, and she or he will do whatever to avoid wasting him... and his son, whom she incorporates in her womb.

For within the mists of Albion there lies a girl of power--a lady who has used her siren name to cloud Brutus's brain and has her personal purposes for luring the warrior to those lush shores....
She is the long-descended granddaughter of Adrianne, and she or he has in her center a hatred that has been handed down for generations. Her plans for Brutus will enact a revenge which may spoil the gods themselves.

s20If Brutus makes the adventure effectively, will probably be your next step within the online game of the Labyrinth and can begin a classy contest of wills which may span centuries....

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Codex Born: Magic Ex Libris: Book Two

By Jim C. Hines

Second e-book in genre-bending city delusion sequence by means of Hugo Award-winning writer Jim C. Hines
 
“Superior worldbuilding.” —Charlaine Harris “Really, relatively clever.” —Patrick Rothfuss “Magic librarian and ass-kicking dryad experience tale we’ve all been ready for.” —Seanan McGuire
 
Isaac Vainio’s existence is simply approximately ideal. He may still are aware of it can’t last.
 
residing and dealing as a part-time librarian in Michigan’s higher Peninsula, Isaac has eventually earned the mystical study place he has dreamed of with the Porters. he's seeing a sensible, enjoyable, stunning dryad named Lena Greenwood. He has been cleared via Johannes Gutenberg to perform libriomancy once more, achieving into books to create no matter what he chooses from their pages. better of all, it's been greater than months considering something attempted to kill him.
 
after which Isaac, Lena, and Porter psychiatrist Nidhi Shah are known as to the small mining city of Tamarack, Michigan, the place werewolves have came upon the physique of a brutally murdered wendigo. What starts as a easily monster-slaying ends up in deeper mysteries. the higher Peninsula is ready to turn into floor 0 in a paranormal warfare like not anything the area has obvious in additional than years. 

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