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The House of Gaian

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New York Times bestselling author Anne Bishop presents the stunning conclusion to the Tir Alainn trilogy, where the world will be tested in an epic war... It began as a witch hunt. But the Master Inquisitor's plans to eliminate all traces of female power in the world have expanded to crushing the Sylvalan Barons who oppose him--and to destroying the wellspring of magic in the Mother's Hills. Faced with this evil, humans, witches, and the Fae become uneasy allies. But even together, they aren't strong enough to stand against the armies the Inquisitors are gathering. So they look for help from their last possible ally. The House of Gaian. The reclusive witches who rule the Mother's Hills. The witches powerful enough to create a world--or destroy one... Their long-held creed of "do no harm" is about to give way to more important one: Survive.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 420 pages
  • 104 x 162 x 38mm | 199.58g
  • Penguin Putnam Inc
  • New American Library
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0451459423
  • 9780451459428
  • 81,340

About Anne Bishop

New York Times bestselling author Anne Bishop is a winner of the William L. Crawford Memorial Fantasy Award, presented by the International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts, for The Black Jewels Trilogy. She is also the author of the Ephemera series, the Tir Alainn trilogy, and the Novels of the Others--including Etched in Bone, Marked in Flesh, Vision in Silver, Murder of Crows, and Written in Red. She lives in upstate New York.show more

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Praise for The House of Gaian "Entertaining otherworlds fantasy adventure. Fresh and interesting."--Science Fiction Chronicle "Plenty of thrills, faerie magic, human nastiness, and romance."--Locus Praise for Shadows and Light "A vivid fantasy world...with creatures from legends and myth. Beautiful."--BookBrowser Praise for The Pillars of the World "Bishop only adds luster to her reputation for fine fantasy."--Booklist "Reads like a beautiful ballad involving two humans who believe love is the ultimate magical force in the universe....Fans of romance and fantasy will delight in this engaging tale."--BookBrowser "Provides plenty of thrills, faerie magic, human nastiness, and romance."--Locus "Fast-paced adventure, a winsome heroine, and a satisfying conclusion...Entertaining."--Voyashow more

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5,533 ratings
4.07 out of 5 stars
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4 34% (1,876)
3 20% (1,122)
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