Rise of a Merchant Prince : Book Two of the Serpentwar Saga
In grand Dickensian fashion, the acclaimed best-selling author of The Riftwar Saga brings to vivid life the myriad colors, realities, dangers, and details of an exotic, richly imagined world and the remarkable folk who populate it. A fast-moving and dramatic adventure, "Rise of a Merchant Prince" is Raymond E. Feist in top form.
- Paperback | 448 pages
- 107 x 170 x 30mm | 213g
- 08 Jul 2011
- HarperCollins Publishers Inc
- AVON BOOKS
- New York, NY, United States
Back cover copy
Surviving the wrath of the fearsome Sauur--a hideous race of invading serpents--noble Erik and cunning Roo have delivered a timely warning to the rulers of the Midkemian Empire, and are now free to pursue their separate destinies. Erik chooses the army--and the continuing war against Midkemia's dread enemies. Roo lusts for wealth and power--rising high and fast in theworld of trade. But with luxury comes carelessness and a vulnerability to the desires of the flesh. And a beautiful seductress with her ruthless machinations threatens to destroy everything Roo has built and become--summoning catastrophe into his future . . . and terror into his world.
"Has a natural talent for keeping the reader turning pages."--"Chicago Sun-Times"Feist's new saga has a freshness of vision."--"Publishers Weekly
About Raymond E Feist
Raymond E. Feist is the multiple New York Times bestselling author or coauthor of thirty previous books-all but one of which are Riftwar Cycle novels. He lives in San Diego.