By David Dalglish
From USA Today bestselling writer David Dalglish
One has conquered a urban. the opposite covets a whole nation.
In booklet #3 of the Shadowdance sequence, Haern is the King's Watcher, protector opposed to thieves and nobles who could fill the evening with blood. but hundreds of thousands of miles away, an murderer often called the Wraith has began slaughtering these in strength, leaving the logo of the Watcher in mockery. while Haern travels south to confront this copycat, he unearths a urban governed via the corrupt, the grasping and the damaging. Rioters fill the streets, and the specter of warfare hangs over every thing. To forge peace, Haern needs to confront the lethal Wraith, a killer who could form the kingdom's destiny with the blade of his sword.
Man or God; what occurs while the strains are blurred?
Fantasy writer David Dalglish spins a story of retribution and darkness, and an underworld attaining for final energy within the 3rd novel of the Shadowdance sequence, formerly published as A Dance of Death.
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An injured slave was a constant reminder of her authority and power. An inferior Keldon could not afford to kill one of a limited number of slaves. Latulla's every cruelty was calculated for maximum pain and effect on those involved. "We will be taking one of the small land barges today. Find the duty crew and instruct them to ready themselves," Latulla had directed. A slave who ordered or commanded a Keldon warrior always risked death. The fact that Latulla could use slaves to carry orders reinforced her authority in 54 Vance Moore the camp.
His comments were addressed less to Barrin than to the world at large. Suddenly one of the engines on the Keldon ship discharged high into the air, the projectile a flaming mass. It burned so brightly that even when Barrin looked away he could see the trajectory's afterimage superimposed over his vision. " someone in the cabin swore. Barrin looked again. The fire had been cast at such a high angle, he thought the Grey Dove safe, but at the apex of the trajectory the compact ball of fire expanded and altered shape.
He was grateful for the human gesture. Fumash paused in his story, and Haddad realized he should savor the wine. "Please continue," Haddad requested after a final swallow. "Well, you have a large number of Keldons constantly changing assignments in very small groups. " Fumash shook his head at the foibles of his masters. "Every night they tried to fight out a new structure, each morning about a quarter of them were smashed up with new crews forming and new conflicts arising for the next night.
A Dance of Mirrors (Shadowdance, Book 3) by David Dalglish