Deryni Checkmate

Deryni Checkmate

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More than thirty years ago, Katherine Kurtz changed the face of fantasy with the Deryni Chronicles. In 2005, Ace published a newly revised and expanded Deryni Checkmate in hardcover. Now, that edition is available in mass market for the first time.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 336 pages
  • 106 x 171 x 22mm | 193g
  • Ace Books
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • Revised, Expanded
  • 0441016618
  • 9780441016617
  • 539,638

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The number of Deryni was small, for they had been hounded for generations and kept their identities secret. Those who managed to retain their arcane powers concealed their background--for bitter persecution once again swept the land of Gwynedd, inspired by a raving fanatic sworn to destroy all Deryni in a final bloodbath.
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Review quote

?An incredible historical tapestry.?
?ANNE MCCAFFREY
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About Katherine Kurtz

Katherine Kurtz has been writing fantasy for well over twenty-five years. She is married and lives in a renovated castle in the south of Ireland.
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4,345 ratings
4.02 out of 5 stars
5 34% (1,472)
4 38% (1,662)
3 24% (1,047)
2 3% (143)
1 0% (21)
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