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Dec 16, 2009
| ISBN 9780307574695
Dec 16, 2009 | ISBN 9780307574695
Angus Wells has imagined a magnificent new novel of vengeance, courage, and adventure–an electrifying tale of a noble warrior willing to lay down his life in the name of honor…. Aided by the dark magic of an evil sorcerer, a merciless army seeks to conquer the peaceful province of Chaldor. After Chaldor’s king meets his death in battle, his queen urges the region’s fiercest warrior, Gailard the Highlander, to carry out one final mission. She asks–and Gailard consents–to protect the royal daughter, Princess Ellyn, until she is old enough to gain her hereditary powers and win back her father’s kingdom. But Gailard knows the enemy is closing in. In desperation, he turns to Shara, an enigmatic sorceress–and the only one with the power to help the pair survive. Shara vows to lead Gailard and Ellyn to their destiny. But will it be one of triumph…or destruction?
Angus Wells was born in a small village in Kent, England. He worked as a publicist and as a science fiction and fantasy editor before becoming a full-time author. His works include The Books of the Kingdoms (Wrath of Ashar, The… More about Angus Wells
A reluctant soldier. A spoiled princess. A recipe for destiny. . . or disaster?
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