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Feb 05, 2008
| ISBN 9780756404635
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Jan 02, 2007
| ISBN 9780756404321
Feb 05, 2008
| ISBN 9781101462294
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Feb 05, 2008 | ISBN 9780756404635
Jan 02, 2007 | ISBN 9780756404321
Feb 05, 2008 | ISBN 9781101462294
A new trilogy of epic adventure from one of the finest writers in modern fantasy C.S. Friedman, acclaimed author of The Coldfire Trilogy, returns to the epic style which has made her one of the most popular fantasy writers in the genre. In this first book of the trilogy, Friedman introduces readers to a world of high fantasy, replete with vampire-like magical powers, erotic interludes, treachery, war, sorcery, and a draconic creature of horrific power and evil that will have readers eagerly awaiting the next novel in the series.
At the end of her bestselling Coldfire trilogy, C.S. Friedman challenged readers to imagine what a world would be like if sorcery required the ultimate sacrifice-that of life itself. Now, in Feast of Souls, she introduces us to a terrifying world in which the cost of magic is just that…in which the fuel for sorcery is the very fire of the human spirit, and those who hunger for magical power must pay for it with their lives. In this epic tale of nightmarish shadows and desperate hope, the greatest threat of all may not be that of ancient enemies returned, or ancient wars resumed, but of the darkness that lies within the hearts of men.
An acknowledged master of dark fantasy, Celia Friedman is a John W. Campbell award finalist, and the author of the highly acclaimed Coldfire Trilogy, New York Times Notable Book of the Year This Alien Shore, In Conquest Born, The Madness Season, The Wilding and The Magister Trilogy. Friedman worked for twenty years as a… More about C.S. Friedman
A feast for those who like their fantasies dark, and as emotionally heady as a rich, red wine. (Locus)C.S. Friedman makes fantastic things-and frightening things-seem very real. (New York Times bestselling author Tad Williams)
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