Twenty-seven years ago, they said Hari Michaelson didn’t have a chance. He was just a loser, a street criminal from a disgraced family. He’d never make anything of himself. They were wrong. He made himself into Caine: Killer. Superstar. Hero . . .
THE BLADE OF TYSHALLE
Six years ago, Ma’elkoth–a god of Overworld–held Pallas Ril in his merciless grip. Earth’s ruling elite wanted her dead. Caine swore he would save her. They said he didn’t have a chance. They were wrong. He sacrificed his career as Caine to crush Pallas Ril’s enemies and bring her home.
Now Hari Michaelson is the only man who stands between the soulless corporate masters of Earth and the green hills of Overworld. Caine’s victory over Ma’elKoth opened a door between the worlds, and the faceless masses of Earth are killing everything he loves. Enemies old and new array themselves against him. And Hari’s not even Caine anymore. He’s just one man–alone, half-crippled, powerless. They say he doesn’t have a chance.
Matthew Woodring Stover is the acclaimed author of two previous fantasy novels, Iron Dawn and Jericho Moon. He is a student of the Degerberg Blend. This jeet kune do concept is a mixture of approximately twenty-five different fighting arts from… More about Matthew Woodring Stover
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