A Blight of Blackwings

A Blight of Blackwings

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Description

Following A Plague of Giants comes the second novel in the Seven Kennings series - an unforgettable fantasy world of warring giants and elemental magic from the New York Times bestselling author of the Iron Druid Chronicles

Praise for A Plague of Giants:

'Truly epic fantasy' James Islington, author of The Shadow of What Was Lost

'This isn't just a breath of fresh air for the genre, it's a damned hurricane'
Jason M. Hough, New York Times bestselling author

'A rare masterpiece that's both current and timeless . . . merging the fantasy bones of Tolkien and Rothfuss with a wide cast of characters who'll break your heart'
Delilah S. Dawson
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Product details

  • Paperback | 608 pages
  • 124 x 196 x 44mm | 400g
  • Orbit
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0356509613
  • 9780356509617
  • 191,533

Review quote

This isn't just a breath of fresh air for the genre, it's a damned hurricane! -- Jason M. Hough, NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author of THE DARWIN ELEVATOR Hearne is a terrific storyteller -- SFF WORLD Epic fantasy imbued with Kevin Hearne's phenomenal wit, charm and originality. This isn't just a breath of fresh air for the genre, it's a damned hurricane! I savoured every single page -- Jason M. Hough, NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author on A PLAGUE OF GIANTS A Plague of Giants is an absorbing epic fantasy, with clever storytelling that allows its many threads to each feel important, personal, and memorable -- James Islington, author of THE SHADOW OF WHAT WAS LOST A Plague of Giants is an absorbing epic fantasy, with clever storytelling that allows its many threads to each feel important, personal and memorable. I'm very much looking forward to the sequel! -- James Islington, author of THE SHADOW OF WHAT WAS LOST A Plague of Giants is a rare masterpiece that's both current and timeless, groundbreaking yet traditional, merging the fantasy bones of Tolkien and Rothfuss with a wide cast of characters who'll break your heart while reminding you of your humanity. This book truly resonates and will haunt you long after the last page -- Delilah S. Dawson, author of STAR WARS: PHASMA Epic in scope . . . meticulous in detail and primed in possibilities. A full story in its own right and a superb jumping off point for a new fantasy series, the surface has only been scratched of where it will develop, and the secrets and mysteries yet to be revealed have the potential to grow into something uniquely compelling * STARBURST * A rare masterpiece that's both current and timeless, groundbreaking yet traditional, merging the fantasy bones of Tolkien and Rothfuss with a wide cast of characters who'll break your heart while reminding you of your humanity. This book truly resonates and will haunt you long after the last page -- Delilah S. Dawson on A PLAGUE OF GIANTS Human-facing, optimistic, a much-needed reimagining of what epic fantasy can be * Chuck Wendig * An outstanding read and I look forward to continuing the series . . . A Plague of Giants is fantastic giant-sized epic fantasy * THE TATTOOED BOOK GEEK * There's a great deal of depth to this world, from its deep history, its magic, its characters and how they all come together rather organically . . . Highly Recommended * SFFWorld.com *
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About Kevin Hearne

Kevin Hearne hugs trees, pets doggies, and rocks out to heavy metal. He also thinks tacos are a pretty nifty idea. He is the author of the Seven Kenning series, which starts with A Plague of Giants, and the New York Times bestselling series Iron Druid Chronicles.
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Rating details

1,458 ratings
4.47 out of 5 stars
5 57% (836)
4 34% (501)
3 7% (97)
2 1% (16)
1 1% (8)
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