qA new star is rising in the fantasy firmament...teems with magic and spine-chilling amounts of skullduggery.qaDave Duncan, author of The Great Game When young Alec of Kerry is taken prisoner for a crime he didnat commit, he is certain that his life is at an end. But one thing he never expected was his cellmate. Spy, rogue, thief, and noble, Seregil of Rhiminee is many thingsanone of them predictable. And when he offers to take on Alec as his apprentice, things may never be the same for either of them. Soon Alec is traveling roads he never knew existed, toward a war he never suspected was brewing. Before long he and Seregil are embroiled in a sinister plot that runs deeper than either can imagine, and that may cost them far more than their lives if they fail. But fortune is as unpredictable as Alecas new mentor, and this time there just might beabLuck in the Shadows. From the Paperback edition.aSee that dark line on the horizon? Thata#39;s the ... On deck, Alec found they were riding at anchor in a narrow harbor. A crowd had ... At its head lay Cirna, a jumbled collection of square, white-plastered buildings that clung like swallowa#39;s nests to the steep slopes above the jetties. ... aMagic, of course, a scoffed Biny. ... They say it took a hundred wizards and a thousand workmen two years to build the Canal.
|Title||:||Luck in the Shadows|
|Publisher||:||Spectra - 2010-11-03|