Download PDF by Steven Brust: The Phoenix Guards (The Khaavren Romances, Book 1)

By Steven Brust

ISBN-10: 0765319659

ISBN-13: 9780765319654

1000 years earlier than the delivery of Vlad Taltos, the Dragaeran Empire is a hotbed of intrigue, sorcery, intrigue, swashbuckling experience, and intrigue. if you happen to will be heroes, it's a pleasant time to be alive--and a simple position to die.

_

" This swashbuckling delusion is a pleasant pastiche of the 3 Musketeers, a loving tribute to Dumas' period of romance. Brust succeeds, amazingly, in shooting the ambience, the Dumas variety, and the 4 characters in thinly disguised shape (Porthos is a female!); yet way more admirable, he manages to contrive a convoluted, unique plot that finds itself in tantalizing suits and starts off which might make the grasp proud. while, his exact global and the mannerisms of the characters stay his personal. "

Show description

Read Online or Download The Phoenix Guards (The Khaavren Romances, Book 1) PDF

Similar fantasy books

Download e-book for iPad: Arrow's Flight (Valdemar: Heralds of Valdemar, Book 2) by Mercedes Lackey

Set within the medieval myth nation of Valdemar, this targeted and intriguing novel maintains the tale of Talia. Having mastered the powers essential to a mum or dad of the dominion, she faces the ultimate guidance for her initiation as adviser and protector of the Queen.

Download e-book for kindle: Les Pillards (Les Cités des Anciens, Tome 6) by Robin Hobb

Dans l. a. fabuleuse cité de Kelsingra, Alise consigne pour l. a. postérité toutes les merveilles qu’elle découvre, motor vehicle elle sait qu’une fois le monde informé des trésors que l. a. cité recèle, plus rien ne sera comme avant. Déjà des rumeurs sur sa découverte courent dans le désert des Pluies et atteignent des oreilles cupides à Terrilville et au-delà ; aventuriers, pirates et chasseurs de fortune accourent pour piller le lieu, y compris Hest Finbok, le mari d’Alise.

Read e-book online EPIC: Fourteen Books of Fantasy PDF

The hottest voices in myth convey you fifteen manhattan occasions, united states this present day, and Amazon bestselling authors. With fourteen tales and over a million phrases of eye-catching fiction, this epic delusion set will maintain you entranced.

Delve into worlds the place adventurers observe forgotten lands of ask yourself and struggle old evil. Worlds the place dragons start, the place heroes and heroines wield sword and magic to respond to adventure's call.

Terah Edun - Blades Of Magic
As an unstoppable warfare breaks out, a tender woman enlists to determine the secrets and techniques that everybody is making an attempt to conceal.

Daniel Arenson - A Legacy of sunshine
War rages in Requiem, an historical nation whose humans can develop wings, breathe fireplace, and upward thrust as dragons.

Megg Jensen - Anathema
A younger slave woman discovers an international of magic she by no means knew existed and needs to face her enemies as prophecy unravels.

Jeff Gunzel - Land Of Shadows
A younger blacksmith, born right into a uncomplicated lifestyles, watches helplessly because the international he knew crumbles prior to his eyes.

C. Greenwood - Mistress of mask
When an historic evil stirs in Earth Realm, a gaggle of not going heroes needs to be able to prevent the wave of darkness that's devouring their land.

Dima Zales & Anna Zaires - The Sorcery Code
Blaise's magical production isn't really an item of sorcery, yet particularly a stunning girl who's not like whatever their international has ever visible.

Annie Bellet - Witch Hunt
A cursed elven archer and her ragtag staff of adventuring buddies conflict witches to forestall a dangerous plague and shop a small village.

David Adams - Ren Of Atikala
Humanity is located within the inhuman whilst a "monster" is compelled out of her domestic and into the area of elves, people, and dragons.

Joseph Lallo - Jade
A little woman, chosen as a sacrifice to finish a strong dragon's reign of terror, as an alternative unearths either the security and the kin she so badly wishes.

K. J. Colt - hid strength
Adenine has been quarantined for being the final provider of a scourge that killed millions, but if hassle moves, she is compelled to depart her sanctuary and input an international packed with secrets and techniques, enemies, and plots.

Lindsay Buroker - Encrypted
After being abducted, linguist and code-cracker Tikaya Komitopis needs to paintings together with her people's maximum enemy to forestall an historic evil that threatens the total international.

Mande Matthews - Bonded
Two children--one a born chief and the opposite a born servant--are bonded throughout worlds as Soul Warriors, yet they need to detect the secrets and techniques in their prior in the event that they wish to beat the darkness that threatens their destiny.

Brian Anderson - Starfinder
Lee Starfinder embarks on his first event with a sword at his aspect and self belief in his center, yet he'll quickly detect that the perils of the realm are some distance stranger than he had ever imagined.

Ed Robertson - White Tree
A younger guy is passionate about getting to know demise magic, yet his reports make him the major to resisting a strong god--as good because the meant prey of the god's darkish acolytes.

Download e-book for kindle: Magic Strikes (Kate Daniels Series, Book 3) by Ilona Andrews

View our characteristic on Ilona Andrews's Magic Strikes.
whilst magic moves and Atlanta is going to items, it's a role for Kate Daniels. ..
Drafted into operating for the Order of Merciful relief, mercenary Kate Daniels has extra paranormal difficulties than she understands what to do with nowadays. And in Atlanta, the place magic comes and is going just like the tide, that's announcing a lot.
but if Kate's werewolf pal Derek is found approximately useless, she needs to confront her maximum problem but. As her research leads her to the middle of the night Games—an invitation simply, no holds barred, final preternatural battling tournament—she and Curran, the Lord of the Beasts, discover a depressing plot that could perpetually adjust the face of Atlanta's shapeshifting group. ..

Additional info for The Phoenix Guards (The Khaavren Romances, Book 1)

Example text

He stopped. The woman was turned toward the disturbed covers. She’d been sleeping close to her husband before he got up. Not on the far side of the bed, the way a woman merely doing her marital duties would. It was a love match. After her murder, Aleine Gunder had planned to offer the general a quick remarriage to a rich noblewoman. But this general, who’d married a lowborn woman for love, would react quite differently to his wife’s murder than a man who’d married for ambition. The idiot. The prince was so consumed with ambition that he thought everyone else was, too.

He froze. No, it was his imagination. He exhaled slowly. Something glimmered and he grabbed his first copper. He slithered to the unfinished pine beam he had gotten stuck under last time and shoveled mud away until water filled the depression. The gap was still so narrow that he had to turn his head sideways to squeeze underneath it. Holding his breath and pushing his face into the slimy water, he began the slow crawl. His head and shoulders made it through, but then a stub of a branch caught the back of his tunic, tearing the cloth and jabbing his back.

It was muddy now, and there would be no patrons, and Azoth had seen the tomcat leave. It should be fine. Besides, Rat was collecting guild dues tomorrow, and Azoth didn’t have four coppers. He didn’t even have one, so there wasn’t much choice. Rat wasn’t understanding, and he didn’t know his own strength. Littles had died from his beatings. Pushing aside mounds of mud, Azoth lay on his stomach. The dank earth soaked his thin, filthy tunic instantly. He’d have to work fast. He was skinny, and if he caught a chill, the odds of getting better weren’t good.

Download PDF sample

The Phoenix Guards (The Khaavren Romances, Book 1) by Steven Brust


by Joseph
4.1

Rated 4.77 of 5 – based on 11 votes