By Drew Karpyshyn
Drew Karpyshyn has made his mark with innovative, action-packed paintings on numerous acclaimed videogames, together with Mass impact and megastar Wars: Knights of the outdated Republic, in addition to in a succession of New York Times bestselling tie-in novels. Now Karpyshyn introduces a brilliantly cutting edge epic fable of perilous quests, tormented heroes, and darkest sorcery—a exciting event that vaults him into the corporate of such authors as Terry Goodkind, Brandon Sanderson, and Peter V. Brett.
some time past the gods selected a superb hero to behave as their agent within the mortal global and to face opposed to the demonic spawn of Chaos. The gods talented their champion, Daemron, with 3 magical Talismans: a sword, a hoop, and a crown. however the amazing energy at his command corrupted Daemron, turning him from savior to destroyer. choked with satisfaction, he dared to problem the gods themselves. Siding with the Chaos spawn, Daemron waged a giant conflict opposed to the Immortals. in any case, Daemron was once defeated, the Talismans have been misplaced, and Chaos used to be sealed off at the back of the Legacy—a magical barrier the gods sacrificed themselves to create.
Now the Legacy is fading. at the different part, the banished Daemron stirs. And around the scattered corners of the land, 4 youngsters are born of discomfort and strife, every one touched through one point of Daemron himself—wizard, warrior, prophet, king.
certain by way of a connection deeper than blood, the youngsters of fireside will both restoration the Legacy or convey it crashing down, releasing Daemron to wreak his vengeance upon the mortal world.
Praise for Children of Fire
“This intricately layered experience breathes realism and overshadowing threat into old mythic archetypes, exposing the soreness and beauty inherent in magic and the mingled desire and cynicism of contemporary fantasy.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review)
“A rousing quest myth . . . a fast moving action-packed reliable and evil thriller.”—SF Revu
“From the 1st web page of Children of fireside, Karpyshyn captures the reader’s cognizance together with his very good, tricky storyline.”—RT ebook Reviews
“Children of Fire stands by itself as a completely exciting story. The publication moves an ideal stability among personality pushed storytelling and wealthy international building.”—Roqoo Depot
“[Karpyshyn] is really a grasp of worldwide development. . . . i'd suggest this name to any fan of the genre.”—Among the Wreckage
“Compulsively readable, wildly entertaining.”—A lady, A Boy and A Blog
“Children of Fire is engrossing, and entire of characters which are smooth. . . . I completely loved Children of Fire and glance ahead for the subsequent books.”—FANgirl Blog
“Drew Karpyshyn weaves a wealthy, contrasting tapestry of epic tale and doom. Gripping and compelling from first web page to final, Children of fireplace is a dark-chocolate myth; delightfully biting and delectable right now. 4 ill-fated little ones born below an indication of chaos and flame carried me on a trip into an fascinating global of shadowy ask yourself. it's a spellbinding epic advised with masterful craft. good performed, Drew!”—Tracy Hickman, New York occasions bestselling co-author of the Dragonlance and dying Gate series
From the Hardcover edition.