By David Dalglish
Fear is available in the fingers of prophets . . .
The ultimate instalment of the Shadowdance sequence unearths Haern the Watcher returning to his cherished urban of Veldaren, purely to discover it has collapsed into chaos. The solar Guild has conquered the previous thief guilds, destroying the peace Haern fought so tough to acquire. The Trifect is their subsequent aim, and Alyssa Gemcroft needs to succeed in out to no matter what allies she will locate, whether it ability casting apart longtime friends.
As the chaos grows, so does the facility of the darkish god Karak, who lays siege to Veldaren. If the town falls, the realm will undergo . . .
Father or son; a few offerings has to be made in blood.
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Me too,” whispered Vague Henri. “Nearly threw up,” admitted Cale. ” “You’ll get used to it,” said Cale. ” “I have to fold the vestments after practice,” said Vague Henri. ” “Talking. You boys. ” In his usual, almost miraculous, way Redeemer Malik had appeared behind them. It was unwise to be doing anything wrong when Malik was around, because of his strange ability Paul Hoffman 33 to creep up on people. His unannounced taking over of the training session from Redeemer Fitzsimmons, known universally as Fitz the Shits because of the dysentery that had plagued him since his time in the Fen campaigns, was just bad luck.
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It was not just the laughter that spooked the three boys—for all that laughter was something rarely heard in that place and never in such volume and with such easy joy—it was much more the pitch and sound of it. Like the voices they had heard in the corridor a few mo ments before, it set off an alien thrill deep inside them. “Look and see,” whispered Vague Henri. “No,” mouthed Cale. ” Cale grabbed his wrist and squeezed. ” Vague Henri, reluctant, eased back against the balcony wall. There was another burst of laughter, but this time Cale kept his eye on Vague Henri.
A Dance of Chaos (Shadowdance, Book 6) by David Dalglish