Cover of: Lord of the Fire Lands | Dave Duncan

Lord of the Fire Lands

A Tale of the King's Blades

Published by Eos .
Written in English.

About the Book

As unwanted, rebellious boys, they found refuge in Ironhall. . .Years later they emerged as the finest swordsmen in the realm--The Kings BladesOnce bound, a Blade's life is no longer his own. Only death can break the gilded chain of enchantment that binds the bodyguard to the man he is sworn to defend. And never in living memory has a candidate refused the honor of serving his king. . .until now.Young Wasp never intended to be a rebel. Yet, at the sacred ceremony of binding, he follows the lead of his friend Raider, and together they spurn the wishes of King Ambrose himself. Now Raider and Wasp are outlaws hunted by the very Blades whose ranks they were a breath away from entering, and joined together by a destiny that binds them more securely than any knot tradition and sorcery might tie. Amid the turmoil their "treachery" has inspired, Wasp and Raider must undertake a desperate journey into the heart of the dreaded Fire Lands. And the outcome of their terrifying confrontation with dark truth and darker magic in this realm of monsters, ghosts, and half-men will ultimately determine the fate of two kingdoms.

First Sentence

"The King is coming!"

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL7434872M
Internet Archive
lordoffirelands00dave
ISBN 10
0380791277
ISBN 13
9780380791279
Library Thing
228259
Goodreads
57704
Preview

Check nearby libraries


Buy this book


History

Download catalog record: RDF / JSON / OPDS | Wikipedia citation
April 5, 2014 Edited by ImportBot Added IA ID.
August 5, 2010 Edited by IdentifierBot added LibraryThing ID
April 24, 2010 Edited by Open Library Bot Fixed duplicate goodreads IDs.
April 16, 2010 Edited by bgimpertBot Added goodreads ID.
April 29, 2008 Created by an anonymous user Inital record created, from an amazon.com record.