By Christopher Rowley
Choosing up the place "Battledragon" ends, Bazil and his dragoneer Relkin locate themselves misplaced in an enormous and trackless jungle inhabited via the mysterious humans referred to as the Ardu. because the Ardu are captured and offered to the sadistic Elven-mage lords of Mirchaz, Relkin is abducted attempting to support the Ardu--and it's as much as Bazil to save lots of the day!
Read or Download A Dragon at World's End (Bazil Broketail, Book 5) PDF
Best fantasy books
The Asutra is the 3rd publication within the Durdane trilogy
Leah has been attempting for years to dispose of her festival, and all her loopy scheming has eventually paid off—or so she thinks. Now that YaYa is out of the image, she's able to step into her sneakers and feature the existence she continuously dreamed of. The scars that she earned within the hearth nearly look worthy it in the event that they suggest she'll eventually be capable of have all of the funds, the relatives, and most significantly, to have Indie's like to herself.
"Remarkable . . . Scott Lynch's first novel, The Lies of Locke Lamora, exports the suspense and wit of a cleverly developed crime caper into an unique realm of myth, and the result's engagingly wonderful. "--The instances (London)
An orphan's lifestyles is harsh--and usually short--in the mysterious island urban of Camorr. yet younger Locke Lamora dodges demise and slavery, changing into a thief lower than the tutelage of a talented con artist. As chief of the band of light-fingered brothers referred to as the Gentleman Bastards, Locke is quickly notorious, fooling even the underworld's so much feared ruler. yet within the shadows lurks somebody nonetheless extra bold and lethal. confronted with a bloody coup that threatens to smash all people and every little thing that holds which means in his mercenary existence, Locke vows to overcome the enemy at his personal brutal game--or die trying.
Praise for The Lies of Locke Lamora
"Fresh, unique, and engrossing . . . gorgeously learned. "--George R. R. Martin
"Right now, within the complete flush of a moment studying, i feel The Lies of Locke Lamora is perhaps in my most sensible ten favourite books ever. might be my best 5. when you haven't learn it, you have to. when you've got learn it, you have to most likely learn it back. "--Patrick Rothfuss, manhattan occasions bestselling writer of The identify of the Wind
"A detailed myth milieu peopled by means of soaking up, colourful characters . . . Locke's wit and audacity endear him to sufferers and bystanders alike. "--The Seattle Times
"A actual style bender, at domestic on nearly any type of fiction shelf . . . Lynch instantly establishes himself as a talented and fearless storyteller, unafraid of comparisons to Silverberg and Jordan, let alone David Liss or even Dickens. "--Booklist (starred review)
"High-octane fable . . . a good swashbuckling yarn of a unique. "--Richard Morgan
Within the country of Isle, the place the sunlight Kings reign with the ability of the publication of the Suns, Hal and Alan are given a undertaking. they need to use the traditional power of knowledge to ruin the evil that plagues the dominion. the 2 blood brothers enterprise during the land combating the various types that this evil takes to allow them to arrive at their future.
- Tomb of Horrors (Greyhawk)
- The Stolen Throne (Dragon Age, Book 1)
- Breath Of Air
- La Bannière du Dragon (La Roue du Temps, Tome 4)
- The Sleep Garden
Additional info for A Dragon at World's End (Bazil Broketail, Book 5)
Her supple limbs were stiff from her long ride, and her firm flesh still seemed to feel the contact of the muscular arms that had borne her so far. She was lying on a sheepskin covering a pallet of leaves on a hard-beaten dirt floor. A folded sheepskin coat was under her head, and she was wrapped in a ragged cloak. She was in a large room, the walls of which were crudely but strongly built of uncut rocks, plastered with sun-baked mud. Heavy beams supported a roof of the same kind, in which showed a trap-door up to which led a ladder.
The reins lay loose on the stallion’s flowing mane, and every thew and fiber of the great beast strained as he hurtled along the boulder-strewn trail. But Conan sat easily, almost carelessly, in the saddle, riding like a centaur. ” she panted, quivering with the impact of shame, anger and the realization of helplessness. “You dare – you dare! Your life shall pay for this! ” “To the villages of Afghulistan,” he answered, casting a glance over his shoulder. Behind them, beyond the slopes they had traversed, torches were tossing on the walls of the fortress and he glimpsed a flare of light that meant the great gate had been opened.
I thought of that afternoon and the thrill came rushing over me. The power of images. The book, of course, was Conan the Adventurer by Robert E. Howard and the cover was painted by Frank Frazetta. It was my introduction to Howard’s fictional barbarian. That was a long time ago and many talented artists have portrayed Conan’s adventures. I was content to stand aside and enjoy their work but the opportunity presented itself after I had illustrated two of the other great Robert E. Howard heroes – Solomon Kane and Bran Mak Morn.