Baptism of Fire

Baptism of Fire : Witcher 3 - Now a major Netflix show

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Geralt the Witcher is on a mission: to save his ward, Ciri, and with her the world ... The next story in the bestselling series that inspired the world-famous WITCHER games!

The Wizards Guild has been shattered by a coup and, in the uproar, Geralt was seriously injured. The Witcher is supposed to be a guardian of the innocent, a protector of those in need, a defender against powerful and dangerous monsters that prey on men in dark times.

But now that dark times have fallen upon the world, Geralt is helpless until he has recovered from his injuries.

While war rages across all of the lands, the future of magic is under threat and those sorcerers who survive are determined to protect it. It's an impossible situation in which to find one girl - Ciri, the heiress to the throne of Cintra, has vanished - until a rumour places her in the Niflgaard court, preparing to marry the Emperor.

Injured or not, Geralt has a rescue mission on his hands.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 352 pages
  • 133 x 196 x 23mm | 240g
  • Gollancz
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0575090979
  • 9780575090972
  • 3,141

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An incredibly nuanced, well-articulated novel, imbued with a self-assured command of description and brimming with Eastern European folklore Starburst
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The Witcher series is something quite special * SF Book * An incredibly nuanced, well-articulated novel, imbued with a self-assured command of description and brimming with Eastern European folklore * Starburst *
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About Andrzej Sapkowski

Andrzej Sapkowski was a financier before he found success as a writer, and became the most successful author of all time in his native Poland. He has written five novels, two short story collections, and won numerous awards for his writing, including the DAVID GEMMELL LEGEND AWARD FOR BEST NOVEL. He lives and works in Poland.
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