Here is the magical legend of King Arthur, vividly retold through the eyes and lives of the women who wielded power from behind the throne A spellbinding novel, an extraordinary literary achievement, THE MISTS OF AVALON will stay with you for a long time to come.
Katsa has been able to kill a man with her bare hands since she was eightshes a Graceling, one of the rare people in her land born with an extreme skill As niece of the king, she should be able to live a life of privilege, but Graced as she is with killing, she is forced to work as the kings thug.
The second installment of Bernard Cornwells New York Times bestselling series chronicling the epic saga of the making of England, like Game of Thrones, but real The Observer, London the basis for The Last Kingdom, the hit television series This is the excitingyet little knownstory of the making of
This is the story of the making of England in the 9th and 10th centuries, the years in which King Alfred the Great, his son and grandson defeated the Danish Vikings who had invaded and occupied three of Englands four kingdoms The story is seen through the eyes of Uhtred, a dispossessed nobleman,
It is April 1204, and Constantinople, the splendid capital of the Byzantine Empire, is being sacked and burned by the knights of the Fourth Crusade Amid the carnage and confusion, one Baudolino saves a historian and high court official from certain death at the hands of the crusading warriors and
In the aftermath of a colossal battle, new threats are emerging from every direction Tyrion Lannister, having killed his father, and wrongfully accused of killing his nephew, King Joffrey, has escaped from Kings Landing with a price on his head To the north lies the great Wall of ice and stone a
Crows will fight over a dead man s flesh, and kill each other for his eyes Bloodthirsty, treacherous and cunning, the Lannisters are in power on the Iron Throne in the name of the boy king Tommen The war in the Seven Kingdoms has burned itself out, but in its bitter aftermath new conflicts spark
An alternate cover for this isbn can be found here Here is the third volume in George R.R Martin s magnificent cycle of novels that includes A Game of Thrones and A Clash of Kings Together, this series comprises a genuine masterpiece of modern fantasy, destined to stand as one of the great
In the Pyrenees mountains near Carcassonne, Alice, a volunteer at an archaeological dig, stumbles into a cave and makes a startling discovery two crumbling skeletons, strange writings on the walls, and the pattern of a labyrinth Eight hundred years earlier, on the eve of a brutal crusade that will
When I was yet a very young woman I threw my heart away Ever since then I have lived heartless, or almost heartless, the way Humans think all Fey live Among the towering trees of magical Avalon, where humans dare not tread, lives Niviene, daughter of the Lady of the Lake Her people, the Fey, are