The Book of Athyra

The Book of Athyra : Contains the Complete Text of Athyra and Orca

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The Book of Jhereg and The Book of Taltos collected the first five novels of Steven Brust s highly imaginative fantasy series that Locus praised as entertaining and worth reading. The Book of Athyra features books six and seven in the series Athyra and Orca. Vlad Taltos is a sorcerer and assassin without peer as deadly at spell casting as he is with sword wielding. Accompanying him on his journeys are two leathery-winged jhereg who share a telepathic link with Vlad and triple his chances against even the most powerful of enemies In Athyra, Vlad finds he s ready to retire himself and his jhereg companions, but the biggest hitters of the House of the Jhereg have something else in mind. In Orca, Vlad must repay a debt to a boy who saved his life even if it means breaking a financial scandal big enough to bring down the House of the Orca, and possibly the entire Empire "

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Product details

  • Paperback | 436 pages
  • 149.86 x 226.06 x 27.94mm | 453.59g
  • Penguin Putnam Inc
  • Berkley Publishing Corporation,U.S.
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0441010105
  • 9780441010103
  • 125,485

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Steven Brust isn t afraid to stretch the boundaries of contemporary commercial fantasy. Newsday Suggestive of Raymond Chandler or the early Roger Zelazny. It s a breath of fresh chilly air. Mile High Futures A memorable fantasy world, to which it is always a pleasure to return. Locus Imagine James Bond in a world of magic. VOYA Engaging written with a light touch good stuff. Publishers Weekly Watch Steven Brust. He surprises you. Roger Zelazny"

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About Steven Brust

Steven Brust is the author of numerous fantasy novels, including Jhereg, Yendi, Teckla, and Orca. He lives in Minneapolis.

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