L Ombre de l assassin

Titre : L Ombre de l assassin
Auteur : James Clemens
Éditeur : Bragelonne
ISBN-13 : 9782820506498
Libération : 2012-09-07

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Durant quatre mille ans, rien n’est venu troubler la paix des Neuf Contrées, bénies des dieux... mais les dieux meurent aussi. Meeryn, déesse des Îles d’Estivage, a été sauvagement assassinée. Le seul témoin, Tylar de Noche, est un ancien Chevalier d’ombre. Cette caste de combattants puissants et respectés a reçu la Grâce de se déplacer sans être vu et de s’esquiver dans les ténèbres. Mais frappé d’infirmité, Tylar est tombé en disgrâce. Or, en mourant, la déesse lui a accordé une bénédiction : une marque qui a guéri son corps blessé mais que beaucoup voient comme la preuve qu’il est l’assassin. Pourchassé sans relâche, Tylar doit prouver son innocence et vaincre le véritable coupable...

Shadowfall

Titre : Shadowfall
Auteur : James Clemens
Éditeur : Hachette UK
ISBN-13 : 9780748120925
Libération : 2010-07-01

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Four thousand years ago, a great war took place among the gods, which shattered their heavenly realm. This Sundering created the land of Myrillia, where near-invincible gods live amongst men. Yet the weapon that fashioned the Sundering may also strike down the immortals, as failed Shadowknight Tylar discovers. He witnesses the death of a god, whose blood heals his deformities but brands him a Godslayer and a hunted criminal. Tylar flees with now god-like powers, seeking to avenge the god's death and clear his name. He must ultimately confront the greatest god of all and face the supreme treachery ...

Cloven Hooves

Titre : Cloven Hooves
Auteur : Megan Lindholm
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : 0007127731
Libération : 2002

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A remarkable tale of the fantastic in everyday life from Megan Lindholm, who also writes as Robin Hobb. Now part of the Voyager Classics collection. Evelyn is a solitary child, preferring to wander in the woods in all weathers rather than socialise. Her secret is a fantastic companion: a faun with whom she plays in the woods. Years later Evelyn finds happiness as a wife and mother, but life turns sour when the family move to Tacoma where her husband is asked to fill in at his father's business. Evelyn's husband's wish for them to stay permanently with his family causes a rift between them and then a terrible tragedy makes the situation even more impossible. Miraculously, when she needs a friend, Evelyn's childhood companion reappears in Tacoma. Pan, now an adult satyr and a secret friend to both her and her son, eventually becomes her lover. He leads Evelyn on an odyssey out of her failed marriage to fulfilment in the woods of Alaska.

Godslayer

Titre : Godslayer
Auteur : Jacqueline Carey
Éditeur : Macmillan
ISBN-13 : 9781429910965
Libération : 2006-06-27

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Supreme Commander Lord Tanaros was once human. But he chose darkness and immortality when his wife betrayed him with his king. He killed them both, and fled the realms of Men and now cares nothing for their fates. A thousand years passed. His only allegiance is to his master, the dark god Satoris, who gave the gift of Life to the race of Men. Satoris, who rebelled against his elder brother God Haomane who had demanded that gift be taken away. Their fight cracked the very world in two; the name of Satoris became the word for evil throughout all the races, while the legend of Tanaros is the seminal tale of treachery. And yet not all tales told are true. A final prophecy has begun to unfold, and the races are uniting in their quest to rid the world of Satoris. The elder gods and goddesses, stranded on the other side of the world, send dreams to spur all to destroy Satoris and Tanaros, but those loyal to their god know a different side of the story and try to defend their citadel of Darkhaven, where Satoris sits in sorrow, controlling his own dominion, seeking neither victory nor vengeance. Satoris's followers capture the beautiful Elvish princess Cerelinde, and without her the Allies cannot fulfill the prophecy. All who support Satoris clamor for her death-but Satoris refuses to act like the monster that he is made out to be, for he recognizes in Cerelinde a spark of the love that he once bore for his fellow gods. She is a great danger to Satoris--and a greater danger for Tanaros and all that he holds dear. For she reminds him that not all women need be false... and that though he may be immune to death, his heart is still very much mortal. Strong storytelling with evocative, compelling, and unforgettable characters, Godslayer is the thrilling conclusion to the events begun in Banewreaker, a haunting tale of love and loss that ultimately asks the question: If all that is considered good considers you evil, are you? At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

The Dragonbone Chair

Titre : The Dragonbone Chair
Auteur : Tad Williams
Éditeur : Hachette UK
ISBN-13 : 9781473617063
Libération : 2015-08-06

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Kitchen-boy Simon is bored, restless and fourteen years old - a dangerous combination. It seems, however, that his life has just taken a turn for the better when he's apprenticed to his castle's resident wizard. As Simon's learning to read and write under Doctor Morgenes' tutelage, forces greater than he could possible imagine are gathering: forces which will change Simon's life - and his world - forever. Following the death of Good King John, Osten Ard is plunged into civil war as his sons battle for control of the fabled Dragonbone Chair - the country's throne as well as the symbol of its power. Simon is forced to flee the only home he has ever known, a journey which will test him beyond his worst nightmares. With THE DRAGONBONE CHAIR, Tad Williams introduced readers to the incredible fantasy world of Osten Ard and kicked off the beloved, internationally bestselling series Memory, Sorrow and Thorn.

Kushiel s Dart

Titre : Kushiel s Dart
Auteur : Jacqueline Carey
Éditeur : Pan Macmillan
ISBN-13 : 9781447208204
Libération : 2011-07-06

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This extraordinary novel will be loved by fans of George R. R. Martin and Sylvia Day alike - an intoxicating fantasy of intrigue, betrayal and desire. Phèdre nó Delaunay has a turbulent path before her, one that will touch the life of queens and princes - and change the course of her land, but this all lies ahead... After a childhood of indentured servitude, her bond is purchased by Anafiel Delaunay, a nobleman with a very particular mission. He's also the first to recognize who and what she is: one touched by the god Kushiel's dart, chosen to forever experience pain and pleasure as one.Phèdre is trained equally in history, politics and the courtly arts - but she's also eventually taught the arts of pleasure, And above all, she learns how to observe, remember and analyze. Almost as talented a spy as she is courtesan, Phèdre stumbles upon a plot that threatens the very foundations of her homeland. Treachery sets her on her path, then love and honour goad her further. Her journey will take her to the edge of despair and beyond, as false friend, loving enemy and beloved assassin can all wear the same glittering mask. Navigating a world of deadly courtiers, heroic traitors, and a truly Machiavellian villainess, Phèdre will get but one chance to save all that she holds dear. Kushiel's Dart won the Locus Award for Best First Novel in 2002. It also won the Romantic Times Reviewers Choice Award for Best Fantasy.

Shadowdale

Titre : Shadowdale
Auteur : Scott Ciencin
Éditeur : Wizards of the Coast
ISBN-13 : 9780786961849
Libération : 2011-12-13

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An all-new digital version of one of the key titles in the entire Forgotten Realms novel line. At the time of its original release, this series presented key events that impacted the entire Forgotten Realms world, and the effects of those events are still felt in current novels. This re-released series will have a cohesive cover design and all-new art. This title was originally released underneath the author pseudonym Richard Awlinson. When the gods are banished from the heavens, they must travel through Faerûn in the guise of mortals. When four companions, last survivors of the Company of the Lynx, find themselves in possession of a mysterious amulet, they must escape death at the hand of Bane, god of murder. When magic itself runs wild, no one can say that the most innocent of spells will not destroy the world.

Dawnthief

Titre : Dawnthief
Auteur : James Barclay
Éditeur : Hachette UK
ISBN-13 : 9780575087569
Libération : 2009-12-01

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Chronicles of the Raven: One ELITE, UNSTOPPABLE ... AND HIRED TO DO THE UNTHINKABLE The Raven are an elite. Formed of six men and an elf, they're swords for hire in the wars that have torn their land apart. For years their only loyalty has been to themselves, and to their code. But that time is coming to an end. The Wytch Lords have escaped and The Raven find themselves fighting for the Dark College of magic, on a mission which soon becomes a race for the secret location of Dawnthief. It's a spell - one created to end the world - and there's a danger that someone is going to use it ...

Les Chroniques de Siala Tome 1 Le r deur d ombre

Titre : Les Chroniques de Siala Tome 1 Le r deur d ombre
Auteur : Aleksei Pekhov
Éditeur : Pygmalion
ISBN-13 : 9782756406503
Libération : 2011-11-11T00:00:00+01:00

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Collection dirigée par Thibaud Eliroff Des poèmes de Pavel Kostin et Mikhail Fyodorov ont été utilisés dans le texte.

The Painted Man The Demon Cycle Book 1

Titre : The Painted Man The Demon Cycle Book 1
Auteur : Peter V. Brett
Éditeur : HarperCollins UK
ISBN-13 : 9780007287758
Libération : 2009-01-08

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The stunning debut fantasy novel from author Peter V. Brett. The Painted Man, book one of the Demon Cycle, is a captivating and thrilling fantasy adventure, pulling the reader into a world of demons, darkness and heroes.