Category: Epic Fantasy

Get Summa Elvetica: A Casuistry of the Elvish Controversy (Arts PDF

By Vox Day

Do Elves Have Souls? In a delusion international within which the area of guy is ruled through a wealthy and robust Church, the Sanctified Father Charity IV has determined the time is ripe to make a conclusive inquiry into the problem. If, in his infallible knowledge, he determines that elves do have immortal souls, then the Church might be obliged to deliver the Sacred observe of the stainless to them. but when he makes a decision they don't, there'll be holy battle. strong factions line up on either side of the controversy. War-hungry magnates forged grasping eyes on the historic wealth of the elven kingdoms and pray for a statement that elves are little greater than animals. And there are males who're keen to do greater than only pray. The delegation despatched to the excessive King of the Elves is led by way of nice theologians, magnificent philosophers who champion contrary facets of the nice debate. And within the Sanctiff’s personal stead, he sends the younger nobleman, Marcus Valerius. Marcus Valerius is a emerging pupil within the Church, gifted, fearless, and religious. yet he's green within the methods of the area and not anything in his lifestyles has ready him for the wonderful thing about the elves—or the enormous betrayal into which he rides.

Also includes 8 extra stories of Selenoth, together with the Hugo-nominated Opera Vita Aeterna.

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Download e-book for iPad: Linada's Quest: Book One of the Pandor Chronicles by Donald Berger

By Donald Berger

A widow of the warfare with Quarlon, Wanildra Offley makes an attempt an exceptional deed via pushing a stranded sea creature again into the water. She is stunned to discover now not a sea creature, yet a tender woman thrashing approximately at the seashore. except a blue pendent round her neck, she is totally bare. After a month-long seek, no relations is located that experiences a lacking daughter. Eight-year-old Linada is provided to Wanildra to elevate together with her different little ones, twelve-year-old Kelwin and four-year-old Karci.

Fast ahead 4 years. on the Fall Harvest pageant, a stranger who deals to assist the kinfolk seems to be Gryndahl, the grasp Wizard of Quarlon. He has been despatched to certain revenge at the Offley relatives simply because their father had killed the king of Quarlon’s purely son in conflict. whilst the youngsters locate their mom encased in a block of ice from a spell forged on her via Gryndahl, they flee the cottage. Linada bravely leads her siblings into the Kyrene wooded area to flee. together with her powerful religion in God, a heavy dose of braveness, and aid from 4 very strange new associates, she are able to go back and rescue her mother—but it will probably price her every little thing, even her very life.

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Bryst by Lloyd Jones PDF

By Lloyd Jones

a tender guy is attempting to discover a magical sword to show again time. His relations and village have been slaughtered leaving him to outlive at the land. If he can locate this blade of time he can return and store everybody from the terrible destiny they the place given. On his trip he stumbles upon not likely comrades and unearths his personal destiny to be greater than he can have ever imagined. unusual, risky, abnormal, funny, and severe creatures riddle his trip and prophecy is fulfilled with out the younger guy even realizing his destiny is already written, to some extent anyway.

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J.R.R. Tolkien,Peter Cuijpers's De kinderen van Húrin (Zwarte Serie) (Dutch Edition) PDF

By J.R.R. Tolkien,Peter Cuijpers

De kinderen van Húrin is het verhaal van het tragische lot van de mensenheld Húrin en zijn kinderen Túrin en Nienor, die allen een grote rol spelen in de mythologie die Tolkien creëerde voor Midden-aarde, in de tijd dat Elfen en Mensen nog niet van elkaar vervreemd waren. J.R.R. Tolkien begon al in 1918 aan het schrijven van De kinderen van Húrin. Het is een van de drie ‘Grote Verhalen’ waar hij zijn hele leven lang aan bleef werken en als zodanig een van de pijlers die de geschiedenis van In de ban van de ring schraagt.

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Jeff Salyards's Chains of the Heretic: Bloodsounder's Arc Book Three PDF

By Jeff Salyards

males are extra simply damaged than myths. Emperor Cynead has usurped command of the Memoridons—Tower-controlled reminiscence witches—and consolidated his reign over the Syldoonian Empire. After escaping the capital urban of Sunwrack, Captain Braylar Killcoin and his Jackal corporation ward off pursuit throughout Urglovia, tasked with achieving deposed emperor Thumarr and aiding him recapture the throne. Braylar's sister, Soffjian, rejoins the Jackals and divulges that Commander Darzaak promised her freedom if she agreed to help them in breaking Cynead's grip at the different Memoridons and ousting him. Imperial forces try and intercept Braylar's corporation sooner than they could achieve Thumarr. The Jackals struggle via Cynead's battalions yet locate themselves trapped alongside the Godveil. Outmaneuvered and outnumbered, Braylar gambles on a few imprecise passages that Arki has translated and makes use of his cursed flail, Bloodsounder, to half the Godveil, top the Jackals to the opposite aspect. There, they come upon the ruins of human civilization, yet in addition they research that the Deserters who deserted humanity a millennium in the past and created the Veil of their wake are nonetheless greatly alive. yet are they gods? Demons? Monsters? What Braylar, Soffjian, Arki, and the Jackals detect past the Godveil will shake an empire, reshape a map, and irrevocably regulate the process history.

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Download e-book for iPad: Pyramiden: Ein Roman von der bizarren Scheibenwelt (German by Terry Pratchett,Andreas Brandhorst

By Terry Pratchett,Andreas Brandhorst

Der junge Teppic wird neuer Pharao eines kleinen, armen Königreichs. Zu Ehren seines Vaters will er die größte Pyramide errichten, die die Welt je gesehen hat. Doch Teppic hat nicht damit gerechnet, dass er dadurch seine sämtlichen Vorfahren wiedererweckt und die Götter der Scheibenwelt auf den Plan ruft. Nun kann ihm nur noch ein Kamel helfen – und zwar eines, das mathematisch begabt ist und auf den Namen »Du Mistvieh« hört …

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Download e-book for kindle: Die Zeit der Hochkönige - Treue - Drittes Buch: Treue - by Luca C. Heinrich

By Luca C. Heinrich

"Keine Eurer Armeen wird mich aufhalten können. Es gibt Dinge, wofür es sich zu kämpfen und zu sterben lohnt."

Der teure Sieg trägt keinen Frieden, die Machtgier stellt sich ihm entgegen und vergiftet die Herzen.
Treue ist ein seltenes intestine und jene die sie in Ehre leben, bezahlen teuer dafür.
Verschleierte Absichten zeugen von den Ausmassen der Verschwörung, während sich der Schatten über die Lande des einstigen Isulas legt.
Doch wo Schatten ist, ist auch Licht und wo leere Hallen sind, gibt es Erben.

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Download PDF by Seth Giolle: The Bonds that Bind: Book One of the Legacy of Auk Tria Yus

By Seth Giolle

Grocia and his buddies have grown up within the country of Davergen realizing nearly as good a existence because the occasions enable. Taxes are excessive. the warriors are tough. The earl and the 2 kings are boastful, ruthless, and vicious. however the teenagers don’t recognize any larger, and so they comprehend that’s simply how their global works.

When Grocia is approached via a mysterious guy bearing a cryptic message approximately rebellions, deserts, a Hooded One, and magic swords, Grocia starts to appreciate that anything substantial is at the horizon. Ferlenn Dri desires to organize him for what’s to come back and what his position will be.

There’s a uprising transforming into, and darkish magic is ready, turning day into evening. Its brokers are elevating a military of untold wrath. swords of an previous, forgotten legacy are approximately to satisfy, and battle with the kings looms. And Grocia, a boy who by no means passes on a dare, is stuck in the course of it. He needs to decide upon an aspect and choose how a lot he’s keen to sacrifice for individuals he has simply met and for a bigger international he’s by no means actually known.

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The Academy: The Vision Quest, Book 2 by Deborah Pratt PDF

By Deborah Pratt

THE ACADEMY
THE imaginative and prescient QUEST publication 2
ANNIVERSARY EDITION

Forced to maintain the terrifying secrets and techniques they have found within Temple Mountain hidden, an international of recent demanding situations face out heroes. Kyla, such a lot of all is grief-stricken by way of the dying of her pal and Lazer is haunted via the homicide of his father. Lazer's want for revenge places a wedge into his and Kyla's blossoming love and heightens the becoming proven fact that their lives on Atlantia are at risk in the event that they remain. Lazer, Cashton, and Kyla haven't any selection yet to depart domestic and attend the Academy of Tosadae at the risen Island of Mu, one time domestic of the Gnorbs and earth's first population, an alien race referred to as the Celians.

It does not take lengthy for the biodroid 5 to find Lazer's new whereabouts and assault ahead of Masta Poe can defend him. global chief, Aleece Avery needs to locate evidence that the now sentient, man made Intelligence in the back of those organic machines are the start an even bigger chance that might merely worsen. Lazer's purely want turns into to come back domestic and struggle the Black defend, yet he is thwarted via the promise he made to his mom and dad and Kyla to complete his ceremony of Passage. close out via Kyla, Lazer meets Elana Blue and loses his center to her. via all of it, Masta Poe makes an attempt to teach Lazer his route to future if he can free up his desire for revenge whereas millions of miles away, Atlantia teeters close to struggle. feelings collide as a universe of forgotten human powers wait for all of them, friendships are redefined, new love blossoms, jealousy awakens and a dismal enemy grows more desirable because the imaginative and prescient Quest unfolds.

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Get PHENIX (French Edition) PDF

By Bernard Simonay

Rien ne vit dans les Terres Bleues. Pas un chant d’oiseau n’y fait vibrer l’air. C’est le royaume des dieux minéraux, un royaume qui s’étend d’un bord à l’autre de l’horizon, et que l’on ne peut franchir sans perdre sa vie ou son âme. Un monde survit au milieu de cet enfer : Syrdahar, petite cité repliée sur elle-même depuis des temps immémoriaux.
Dorian et Solyane son jumeau, fils et filles du seigneur Kogan le Sage, et de son épouse, Orlyane los angeles Belle. Que peut-on craindre dans cette oasis perdue au milieu d’un désert infranchissable ? Pourtant, les enfants, dotés de pouvoirs surnaturels, devinent qu’une threat effroyable pèse sur eux, qui semble prendre racine au-delà même des Terres Bleues dont les légendes prétendre qu’elles s’étendent à l’infini. Bientôt l’apocalypse se déchaîne sur Syrdahar, contraignant Dorian et Solyane à fuir leur petit paradis.
Alors start un lengthy voyage, au cours duquel ils découvrent un monde étonnant, dominé par les chevaliers et des prêtres énigmatiques. Quelles sont ces forces impitoyables qui les traquent pour les détruire, et pourquoi ? Quels sont ces êtres fantomatiques qui les protègent ? Pourquoi leur origine réelle semble-t-elle liée à l’avenir du monde ?
Mais surtout, ils devront combattre l. a. poor malédiction qui pèse sur eux, cet amour interdit qui les enchaîne irrémédiablement l’un à l’autre.

À mi-chemin entre les romans épiques du Moyen Âge et les épopées fantastiques modernes, Phénix entraîne le lecteur dans une aventure pleine de suspense et de rebondissements, en compagnie de deux héros de légende.
Ce roman a été récompensé par le prix cosmos 2000 et le prix Julia Verlanger.

ATTENTION: dans l. a. model brochée, PHENIX est divisé en deux tomes: LES ENFANTS DE SYRDAHAR et L'AMOUR INTERDIT.

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