The Great Ordeal The Aspect Emperor Book Three The Aspect Emperor Trilogy

Author: R. Scott Bakker
Editor: The Overlook Press
ISBN: 1468313517
Size: 11,54 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Read: 388
Download

The much-anticipated third installment of R. Scott Bakker’s acclaimed series, The Aspect-Emperor Praised by fans and critics worldwide, R. Scott Bakker has become one of the most celebrated voices in fantasy literature. With The Great Ordeal, Bakker presents the long-anticipated third volume of The Aspect-Emperor, a series that stands with the finest in the genre for its grandiose scope, rich detail, and thrilling story. As Fanim war-drums beat just outside the city, the Empress Anasurimbor Esmenet searches frantically throughout the palace for her missing son Kelmomas. Meanwhile and many miles away, Esmenet’s husband’s Great Ordeal continues its epic march further north. But in light of dwindling supplies, the Aspect-Emperor’s decision to allow his men to consume the flesh of fallen Sranc could have consequences even He couldn’t have foreseen. And, deep in Ishuäl, the wizard Achamian grapples with his fear that his unspeakably long journey might be ending in emptiness, no closer to the truth than when he set out. The Aspect-Emperor series follows Bakker’s Prince of Nothing saga, returning to the same world twenty years later. The Great Ordeal follows The Judging Eye and The White-Luck Warrior, and delivers the first half of the conclusion to this epic story. Returning to Bakker’s richly imagined universe of myth, violence, and sorcery, The Aspect-Emperor continues to set the bar for the fantasy genre, reaching new heights of intricacy and meaning.

The Great Ordeal

Author: R. Scott Bakker
Editor: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0748118896
Size: 12,89 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Read: 193
Download

The Great Ordeal is the new novel in R. Scott Bakker's acclaimed Aspect-Emperor series, set in a vivid world of myth, war and sorcery. A series that stands alongside the finest in the genre, for its grand scope, rich detail and thrilling story. As Fanim war-drums beat just outside the city, the Empress Anasurimbor Esmenet searches frantically throughout the palace for her missing son Kelmomas. Meanwhile and many miles away, Esmenet's husband's Great Ordeal continues its epic march further north. But in light of dwindling supplies, the Aspect-Emperor's decision to allow his men to consume the flesh of fallen Sranc could have consequences even He couldn't have foreseen. And, deep in Ishuäl, the wizard Achamian grapples with his fear that his unspeakably long journey might be ending in emptiness, no closer to the truth than when he set out.

Neuropath

Author: Richard Scott Bakker
Editor:
ISBN: 9783453524583
Size: 15,65 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
Read: 497
Download


The Judging Eye One The Aspect Emperor Trilogy

Author: R. Scott Bakker
Editor: The Overlook Press
ISBN: 1590207459
Size: 13,72 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Read: 755
Download

Widely praised by reviewers and a growing body of fans, Bakker has already established his reputation as one of the smartest writers in the fantasy genre--a writer in the line stretching from Peake to Tolkein. Now he returns to The Prince of Nothing universe with the long-awaited The Judging Eye, the first book in an all-new series. Set twenty years after the end of The Thousandfold Thought, Bakker reintroduces us to a world that is at once familiar but also very different than the one readers thought they knew. Delving even further into his richly imagined universe of myth, violence, and sorcery, and fully remolding the fantasy genre to broaden the scope of intricacy and meaning, R. Scott Bakker has once again written a fantasy novel that defies all expectations and rewards the reader with an experience unlike any to be had in the canon of today's literature.

The White Luck Warrior

Author: R. Scott Bakker
Editor: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0748117059
Size: 16,85 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Read: 459
Download

A score of years after he first walked into the histories of men, Anasûrimbor Kellhus rules all the three seas, the first true aspect-emperor in a thousand years. As Kellhus and his Great Ordeal march ever farther into the perilous wastes of the Ancient North, Esmenet finds herself at war with not only the Gods, but her own family as well. Achamian, meanwhile, leads his own ragtag expedition to the legendary ruins of Sauglish, and to a truth he can scarce survive, let alone comprehend. Into this tumult walks the White Luck Warrior, assassin and messiah both, executing a mission as old as the World's making . . .

The White Luck Warrior Book Two

Author: R. Scott Bakker
Editor: The Overlook Press
ISBN: 1468300938
Size: 10,31 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Read: 905
Download

The dazzling second book in Bakker's "exquisitely intelligent and beautifully written" (Steven Erikson) saga. Praised by readers and critics around the world, R. Scott Bakker has become one of the most celebrated voices in fantasy fiction. The Aspect-Emperor trilogy follows on from the acclaimed Prince of Nothing saga, and The White-Luck Warrior is the chilling second book in the new series. Ruler Anasurimbor Kellhus and his Great Ordeal march ever farther into the Ancient North, as his consort Esmenet finds herself at war. Exiled wizard Achamian, meanwhile, leads his own ragtag mission to the legendary ruins of Sauglish. Into this tumult walks the White-Luck Warrior, assassin and messiah both . . . . . . In this ambitious volume, Bakker delves even further into his richly imagined universe of myth, violence, and sorcery.

Thron In Flammen

Author: Brian Staveley
Editor: Heyne Verlag
ISBN: 3641168732
Size: 15,51 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Read: 542
Download

Seit sie herausgefunden hat, wer ihren Vater ermordet hat, ist Adare – die Tochter des annurischen Kaisers Sanlitun – auf der Flucht, der Unbehauene Thron ist ihren Feinden in die Hände gefallen. Gleichzeitig verfolgen Adares Brüder, Valyn und Kaden, ihre eigenen Pläne: Valyn geht ein Bündnis mit den verfeindeten Barbarenhorden aus dem Norden ein, und Kaden wandelt auf uralten magischen Pfaden, um das Geheimnis zu ergründen, das Annur seit Jahrhunderten vor dem Bösen beschützt. Ein Geheimnis, von dem das Schicksal der gesamten Menschheit abhängt ...

Schwarzfeuer

Author: Liane Merciel
Editor: Blanvalet Taschenbuch Verlag
ISBN: 3641074355
Size: 15,71 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Read: 404
Download

Die Schrecken von Duradh Mal wurden von einem wahnsinnigen Gott entfesselt und fallen über die Menschen her. Gemeinsam mit seiner Gefährtin, der Bogenschützin Bitharn, stellt sich der Sonnenritter Kelland der untoten Horde entgegen. Er ist die letzte Hoffnung, die den zivilisierten Reichen noch bleibt. Doch an Kellands Seite befindet sich auch sein größter Feind. Er weiß, er darf dem schwarzen Hexer nicht trauen. Doch ohne dessen finstere Macht ist die Mission zum Scheitern verurteilt!

Zerrissene Erde

Author: N. K. Jemisin
Editor: Knaur eBook
ISBN: 3426450305
Size: 11,77 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 330
Download

Die spektakuläre Fantasy-Endzeit-Saga von New-York-Times-Bestseller-Autorin N.K. Jemisin - von einer riesigen Fangemeinde geliebt und ausgezeichnet mit dem HUGO Award Inmitten einer sterbenden Welt hat die verzweifelte Essun nur ein Ziel: ihre Tochter aus den Händen eines Mörders zu befreien, den sie nur zu gut kennt. Seit sich im Herzen des Landes Sansia ein gewaltiger Riss voll brodelnder Lava aufgetan hat, dessen Asche den Himmel verdüstert, scheinen immer mehr Menschen dem Wahnsinn zu verfallen. So lässt der Herrscher seine eigenen Bürger ermorden. Doch nicht Soldaten haben Essuns kleinen Sohn erschlagen und ihre Tochter entführt – sondern ihr eigener Ehemann! Essun folgt den beiden durch ein Land, das zur Todesfalle geworden ist. Und der Krieg ums nackte Überleben steht erst noch bevor. »Der elegante Stil und der düster-realistische Weltenentwurf geben die perfekte Kulisse ab für den fesselnden Kampf vom Schicksal gezeichneter Charaktere um eine zum Untergang verdammte Welt.« Publishers Weekly

The Thousandfold Thought The Prince Of Nothing Book Three The Prince Of Nothing

Author: R. Scott Bakker
Editor: The Overlook Press
ISBN: 1590206266
Size: 18,22 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
Read: 496
Download

The third book in the Prince of Nothing Trilogy All opposition to the man once derided as the Prince of Nothing has vanished or been vanquished. Their leaders slain, the heathen Fanim have fled in disarray. One final march will bring the Holy War to the fabled city of Shimeh. But so very much has changed. Anasurimbor Kellhus, the Warrior-Prophet, now leads the Men of the Tusk. The cuckolded sorcerer Achamian serves as his tutor, betraying his school to keep safe the man he believes can prevent the Second Apocalypse. The Scylvendi barbarian, Cnaiur, succumbs finally to madness. The Consult, sensing the endgame of millennia of planning, work frantically to prepare for the coming of the No-God. The final reckoning is at hand. Faceless assassins will strike in the dead of night. Kings and Emperors will fall. The sorcerous Schools will be unleashed. And Anasurimbor Kellhus will at last confront his father and the dread revelation of the Thousandfold Thought.