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By Robert V. S. Redick

“If any formidable television manufacturers are trying to find [a] multi-part fable to conform after the good fortune of HBO’s Game of Thrones . . . Robert Redick’s amazing Chathrand Voyage sequence . . . has it all.”—SFX

Robert V. S. Redick brings his acclaimed delusion sequence The Chathrand Voyage to a positive shut that advantages comparability to the paintings of such masters as George R. R. Martin, Philip Pullman, and J.R.R. Tolkien himself. The evil sorcerer Arunis is lifeless, but the chance has no longer ended. For as he fell, beheaded via the younger warrior-woman Thasha Isiq, Arunis summoned the Swarm of evening, a demonic entity that feasts on demise and grows like an epidemic. If the Swarm isn't really destroyed, the area of Alifros becomes an enormous graveyard. Now Thasha and her comrades—the tarboy Pazel Pathkendle and the mysterious wizard Ramachni—begin a quest that turns out all yet very unlikely. but there's desire: One individual has the ability to face opposed to the Swarm: the nice mage Erithusmé. lengthy notion useless, Erithusmé lives, buried deep in Thasha’s soul. yet for the mage to stay back, Thasha Isiq could have to die.

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“Robert Redick is a rare talent.”—Karen Miller, bestselling writer of The blameless Mage
 
“Robert V. S. Redick has built into probably the most interesting younger voices in delusion today.”—Fantasy booklet Critic
 
“[Redick] pulls off epic fable with loads of type, giving his readers every thing they need in addition to an enormous bag of surprises.”—Starburst Magazine
 
The evening of the Swarm is a nail-biting, continuous motion experience that may thrill any delusion novel reader!”—Tome Tender
 
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It used to be Ensyl, with Myett shut in the back of her, scrambling down the damaged staircase. At 8 inches, neither ixchel girl stood as tall as a unmarried step, yet they descended with cat-like grace, copper epidermis vibrant within the sunlight, eyes of a similar colour sparkling like coals. each one carried a bulging sack, shaped from bits of fabric, over her shoulder. “We have ventured excessive up the wall looking for breakfast,” acknowledged Ensyl, reducing her burden with care. “The wind is ferocious above, although you can't believe it right here. however it was once definitely worth the fight: those dainties, at the least, didn't come from the woodland. ” The people sighed: in the sacks lay twenty or thirty eggs. They have been of a number of sizes and hues; the main impressive have been completely around and gleamed like polished turquoise. “There are unusual birds aloft,” acknowledged Myett. “Some have claws midway down their wings, and cling via those from the rock-face. Others are so small that at the beginning we took them for bugs. Atop the spire there are nests the scale of lifeboats, made up of moss and branches. We didn't see the birds that outfitted them. ” She appeared sourly on the faces above her. “You giants won’t be at liberty until eventually you boil those eggs into demanding rubber, of course—” colossal bypass seized an egg. Tilting his head backward, he cracked the shell opposed to his decrease tooth, emptied yolk and white into his mouth, and savored either in silence a second. Then he swallowed. A shiver gone through his enormous body. “Tree of Heaven, that’s good,” he acknowledged. the remainder people dived at the eggs. Pazel gulped his down in a single swallow; Thasha licked the interior of her shell like a cat cleansing a dish. Ensyl grinned; Myett pressed her lips tightly close. Bolutu didn't partake, in spite of the fact that. Lunja took an egg and held it up earlier than her eyes, as if contemplating. “No more,” she stated finally, returning it. “We have swallowed sufficient little suns, who served within the armies of the Platazcra. ” “Little suns? ” acknowledged Pazel. “For our people,” stated Bolutu, “to devour an egg is an act of serious pride—unhealthy delight, my father used to inform me. ”1 “In Bali Adro at the present time, purely infantrymen and royals might devour eggs,” stated Lunja. “We flip it into one other little bit of flattery for the Empire. ‘The sunlight itself we will eat, in time. ’ If I have been nonetheless in Masalym, I must have to consume this egg, and say these fatuous phrases, or be accused of disloyalty. ” “That’s a blary shame,” stated Mandric, licking his palms. Ramachni neither ate nor spoke. His watchfulness quickly gave the others to gain that the awful job wouldn't lengthy be cast off. They entire speedy, leaving a number of eggs for later, and became their awareness to the mage. “Hercól,” he acknowledged, “is the Nilstone secure? ” In solution the swordsman pointed gravely at a small mound of rocks, rigorously prepared beside the tower wall. during the areas among the rocks Pazel may possibly see the Nilstone’s inverse glow, its blacker-than-all-blackness, and felt a marginally of that deep, flesh-chilling aversion the relic constantly produced in him. “We have one good sack during which to undergo it,” stated Hercól, “but i'm going to wrap the Stone first in no matter what spare textile we will locate.

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