By Robert Jordan
Cinq d'entre eux viennent du Champ d'Edmond : Rand, Mat, Perrin, Egwene et Nynaeve. Trois sont des étrangers : l. a. Dame Moiraine, le guerrier Lan et le ménestrel Thom. Ils sont huit compagnons qui cherchent Tar Valon, los angeles cité distinctiveness. Le Seigneur de l'Ombre a jadis voulu conquérir l. a. Terre mais les Aes Sedai, maîtresses du pouvoir precise, l'ont repoussé. Pour se venger, il a inspiré à ses vainqueurs une folie meurtrière. Où est le Dragon qui guidait les Aes Sedai ? On dit qu'un jour il renaîtra pour délivrer l'univers. Mais quand ? Grâce à Moiraine et à ses pouvoirs, les aventuriers échappent à bien des hazards, mais quand des géants ténébreux, les Trollocs, se lancent à leur poursuite, ils se dispersent : Mat et Rand descendent le fleuve en bateau ; Egwene et Perrin le traversent à l. a. nage, Moiraine, Lan et Nynaeve prennent du retard. Se retrouveront-ils au rendez-vous convenu : Caemlyn, capitale du royaume d'Andor, étape sur l. a. course de Tar Valon ?
By J. R. Karlsson
El-Vador's Travels is a fast paced 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 accordingly turns into guaranteed to. It collects jointly The Stranglehold of Sarvacts, The Vengeance of Sarvacts, The Harrowing of Harg and The Descent of Salvarius.
By Terry Pratchett
The first in a chain of Discworld novels starring the younger witch Tiffany Aching.
A nightmarish chance threatens from the opposite facet of fact. . . .
Armed with just a frying pan and her logic, younger witch-to-be Tiffany Aching needs to guard her domestic opposed to the monsters of Fairyland. fortunately she has a few very strange aid: the neighborhood Nac Mac Feegle—aka the Wee unfastened Men—a extended family of fierce, sheep-stealing, sword-wielding, six-inch-high blue men.
Together they have to face headless horsemen, ferocious grimhounds, terrifying goals come precise, and finally the sinister Queen of the Elves herself. . . .
By Alethea Kontis
Rough-and-tumble Saturday Woodcutter thinks she's the one certainly one of her sisters with none magic—until the day she by chance conjures an ocean within the yard. together with her sword in tow, Saturday units sail on a pirate send, simply to discover herself abducted and whisked off to the head of the realm. Is Saturday robust sufficient to kill the mountain witch who holds her captive and retailer the area from definite destruction? And, as she wonders grumpily, "Did romance have to be a part of the adventure?" As in Enchanted, readers will enjoy the fragments of fairy stories that beautify this action-packed tale of experience and, definite, romance.
By Terry Pratchett
The 3rd in a sequence of Discworld novels starring the younger witch Tiffany Aching.
When the Spirit of wintry weather takes a posh to Tiffany Aching, he wishes her to stick in his glowing, frozen international. ceaselessly. it is going to take all of the younger witch's ability and crafty, in addition to aid from the mythical Granny Weatherwax and the irrepressible Wee loose males, to outlive until eventually Spring. simply because if Tiffany does not make it to Spring—
—Spring will not come.
By Dan Simmons
Within the beautiful continuation of the epic event started in Hyperion, Simmons returns us to a miles destiny resplendent with drama and invention. On
the international of Hyperion, the mysterious Time Tombs are opening. And the secrets and techniques they include suggest that nothing--nothing wherever within the universe--will ever be an analogous.
By Ayize Jama-Everett
But whilst Taggert realizes the daughter has extra strength than even he can think, he has to combat with the very nature of his talents, let alone unmanned and uncreated gods, so as maintain the woman secure. finally, Taggert should use greater than his strength, he has to delve into his center and soul to survive.
The Liminal People is a fast paced technology fiction mystery with colours of the Matrix or Richard Morgan’s Takeshi Kovacs novels don’t fear, you haven’t learn this sooner than: this can be whatever all new.
By Mercedes Lackey
In March 1987, Mercedes Lackey, a tender writer from Oklahoma, released her first novel, Arrows of the Queen. not anyone may have expected that this modest booklet a few magical land known as Valdemar may be the starting of a myth masterwork sequence that might span a long time and comprise greater than dozen titles.
Now the voices of different authors upload their very own precise touches to the traditional land the place Heralds “Chosen” from all walks of existence via magical horse-like partners patrol their old nation, meting out justice, dealing with adversaries, and conserving their monarch and nation from no matter what threatens. knowledgeable conscientiously by way of the Herald’s Collegium, those specific protectors every one have remarkable presents: Mindspeaking, FarSeeing, FarSpeaking, Empathy, Firestarting and ForeSeeing, and are bonded for all times with their mysterious partners. go back and forth with those astonishing adventurers in 16 unique tales.
By P. W. Catanese
"Seven at one blow!" that is what they are saying concerning the courageous Little Tailor -- he killed seven foes with one blow. yet nobody can turn out it truly is even actual. along with, that happened decades in the past, and the courageous Little Tailor is now an previous guy. So what occurs whilst a military of offended trolls invades his kingdom?
Meet Patch Ridlin. he is a tailor's easy apprentice within the distant village of Crossfield. he is a troublesome employee who is by no means sought after for a lot, other than probably a bit event. but if he rescues his pal Osbert from an getting older and decrepit troll, Patch reveals himself anything of a city hero. observe of his bravery speedy spreads through the nation-state, and Patch is summoned to the king's citadel. King Milo wishes his aid to salary warfare on a gang of trolls threatening to smash the dominion.
quickly Patch reveals himself engaged in an all-out conflict opposed to the trolls. With purely assistance from a idiot named Simon and a maddening riddle, can Patch work out the troll's deadly flaw? Or is the dominion destined to perish?
By Steven Barnes
The epic tale of ways primitive people, with no phrases or machines, set in movement civilization’s lengthy, winding trip to the present.
Thirty thousand years in the past, within the middle of the African continent and within the shadow of Mount Kilimanjaro, lived the Ibandi, who for generations nurtured their historical traditions, and met survival’s day-by-day fight with quiet religion of their gods. T’Cori, an deserted lady, and Frog Hopping, a boy owning a present that also is a curse, are of the Ibandi’s selected ones. even though they stay in several encampments, Frog and T’Cori are associated in the course of the mysterious medication lady referred to as Stillshadow, who has sensed in them a future except others’. over the years, and on their separate paths, T’Cori’s and Frog’s fates entwine as an inevitable catastrophe methods from the south–from the very god they worship. for so long as there were mountain, sky, and savannah, there was a house for the Ibandi. Now, within the face of an enemy past whatever spoken of even in legend, they have to ask their god face-to-face: will we stay or will we leave?