By George R. R. Martin
Si el pasado es prólogo, los angeles obra maestra de George R.R. Martin -Juego de Tronos, l. a. saga fantástica más innovadora y trepidante de nuestra época- se merecía una introducción excepcional. Por fin, con El mundo de hielo y fuego, los angeles tenemos.
Con más de one hundred seventy imágenes originales a todo color.
Este libro magníficamente ilustrado es una historia completa de los Siete Reinos, animada por vibrantes descripciones de las épicas batallas, enconadas rivalidades y audaces rebeliones que desembocan en l. a. trama de Canción de hielo y fuego y de los angeles serie de HBO
Game of thrones
En una colaboración preparada desde hace años, George R.R. Martin ha formado equipo con Elio M. García Jr. y Linda Antonsson, fundadores del prestigioso fan web site Westeros.org, quizá las únicas personas que conocen casi tan bien el mundo de l. a. saga como su visionario creador.
Se reúne aquí todo el saber acumulado, todas las teorías eruditas y todo el acervo de relatos populares de maestres, septones, magos y bardos, en una crónica que empieza por l. a. period del Amanecer y sigue por los angeles Edad de los Héroes, los angeles aparición de los primeros hombres, l. a. llegada de Aegon el Conquistador, el establecimiento del Trono de Hierro por Aegon, los angeles Rebelión de Robert y los angeles caída del Rey Loco, Aerys II Targaryen, causantes de las peripecias "actuales" de los Stark, los Lannister, los Baratheon y los Targaryen. Complemento definitivo del universo que tan deslumbrantemente ha ideado George R.R. Martin, El mundo de hielo y fuego es sin duda los angeles demostración de que es más poderosa l. a. pluma que una tormenta de espadas.
By Christopher Paolini
No longer so very in the past, Eragon—Shadeslayer, Dragon Rider—was not anything greater than a negative farm boy, and his dragon, Saphira, just a blue stone within the woodland. Now the destiny of a whole civilization rests on their shoulders.
Long months of teaching and conflict have introduced victories and desire, yet they've got additionally introduced heartbreaking loss. And nonetheless, the genuine conflict lies forward: they have to confront Galbatorix. once they do, they'll need to be powerful sufficient to defeat him. And in the event that they can't, nobody can. there'll be no moment probabilities.
The Rider and his dragon have come additional than somebody dared to pray. yet can they topple the evil king and restoration justice to Alagaësia? And if that is so, at what cost?
This is the much-anticipated, spectacular end to the global bestselling Inheritance cycle.
Sneak Peek at bankruptcy Titles from Inheritance
To Feed a God
A Crown of Ice and Snow
A Cradle Song
Dancing with Swords
A Sea of Nettles
No Honor, No Glory, basically Blisters in unlucky Places
The corridor of the Soothsayer
By Paul B. Thompson, Tonya C. Cook
Whereas the Elven Exiles fight for survival within the far-off state of Khur, the elves ultimate in Qualinesti face persecution, enslavement, and extermination. Amid nice ache and unrelieved evil, a insurgent leader--masked, nameless, and with unusual powers--appears, made up our minds to cleanse the land of invaders.
Meanwhile, Kerianseray, the Lioness, Kagonesti common and spouse of Speaker Gilthas, reveals herself magically transported from definite demise in Khur to both dire straits in her former place of birth. As Gilthas leads the elves around the trackless wasteland looking for a brand new domestic, the Lioness fights ruthless slavers and crosses paths with the mysterious masked progressive of Qualinesti.
By Simon R. Green
Rupert didn't specially are looking to be a prince. And he definitely by no means requested to be the second one son of a royal line that truly didn't want a spare. So he was once despatched out to slay a dragon and turn out himself-a quest instantly out of legend. yet he additionally came upon the types of items legends are inclined to omit, in addition to the standard demons, goblins, the scary evening Witch-and even worse terrors hidden within the shadows of Darkwood.
Rupert did discover a fiery dragon-and a stunning princess to rescue. however the dragon grew to become out to be a greater good friend than an individual again on the fortress, and with the evil of Darkwood spreading, Rupert was once going to wish the entire associates he may perhaps get.
By George R. R. Martin
Cuando los reyes están en guerra, toda los angeles tierra tiembla…
“Ahora hay más reyes en el reino que ratas en un castillo”, afirma uno de los personajes de Choque de reyes. Después de l. a. sospechosa muerte de Robert Baratheon, el monarca de los Siete Reinos, su hijo Joffrey ha sido impuesto por l. a. fuerza, aunque “quienes realmente gobiernan son su madre, un eunuco y un enano”, como cube los angeles voz del pueblo. Cuatro nobles se proclaman, a los angeles vez, reyes legítimos, y las tierras de Poniente se estremecen entre guerras y traiciones. Y todo este horror se encuentra presidido por los angeles más ominosa de las señales: un inmenso cometa colour sangre suspendido en el cielo.
En esta novela prodigiosa nada es realmente lo que parece ser. Los protagonistas, trazados con una complejidad asombrosa, son capaces de hacerse odiar o amar desde las primeras páginas. George R. R. Martin, con pulso firme y enérgico, vuelve a ofrecernos un brillante despliegue de personajes en una trama rica, densa y sorprendente. Nos convierte en testigos de luchas fratricidas, intrigas y traiciones palaciegas en una tierra maldita, donde fuerzas ocultas se alzan de nuevo y acechan para reinar en las noches del largo invierno que se avecina.
By Amish Tripathi
1900 BC. In what smooth Indians mistakenly name the Indus Valley Civilisation. The population of that interval known as it the land of Meluha a close to ideal empire created many centuries previous through Lord Ram, one of many maximum monarchs that ever lived. This as soon as proud empire and its Suryavanshi rulers face critical perils as its basic river, the respected Saraswati, is slowly drying to extinction. additionally they face devastating terrorist assaults from the east, the land of the Chandravanshis. To make issues worse, the Chandravanshis seem to have allied with the Nagas, an ostracised and sinister race of deformed people with striking martial talents. the single desire for the Suryavanshis is an historic legend: whilst evil reaches epic proportions, while all turns out misplaced, while it seems that your enemies have triumphed, a hero will emerge. Is the rough-hewn Tibetan immigrant Shiva, particularly that hero? And does he are looking to be that hero in any respect? Drawn abruptly to his future, by way of accountability in addition to by means of love, will Shiva lead the Suryavanshi vengeance and ruin evil?
By Diane Duane
This infrequent and sought-after center Kingdoms novelette used to be released for the 1st time within the Tor myth tribute anthology Moonsinger's acquaintances: In Honor of André Norton, and has been out of print for twenty-five years. It now looks right here in publication layout for the 1st time.
Lior is the Rodmistress of a small north-coast fishing village in Darthen. Her paintings brings her up opposed to the ocean every day. yet sooner or later a determined problem that Lior matters to the ocean itself within the face of a perilous ocean hurricane produces a transformation within the dating that no longer even a Rodmistress can simply cope with.
Soon Lior needs to make a choice from the security and safety of the existence she's regularly recognized and the terrifying strength and danger provided her by way of what was only a strength of nature, yet has now turn into whatever even more personal...
By V. E. Schwab
From V.E. Schwab, the seriously acclaimed writer of Vicious, comes a brand new universe of bold experience, exciting strength, and parallel Londons, starting with A Darker coloration of Magic.
Kell is likely one of the final Travelers—magicians with an extraordinary, coveted skill to trip among parallel universes—as such, he can pick out the place he lands.
There's gray London, soiled and uninteresting, with none magic, governed by means of a mad King George. Then there's crimson London, the place lifestyles and magic are respected, and the Maresh Dynasty presides over a flourishing empire. White London, governed through whoever has murdered their method to the throne—a position the place humans struggle to manage magic, and the magic fights again, draining town to its very bones. And as soon as upon a time, there has been Black London... yet nobody speaks of that now.
Officially, Kell is the purple tourist, own ambassador and followed Prince of purple London, sporting the per month correspondences among the royals of every London. Unofficially, Kell is a smuggler, servicing humans keen to pay for even the smallest glimpses of an international they'll by no means see—a harmful pastime, and person who has set him up for unintentional treason. Fleeing into gray London, Kell runs afoul of Delilah Bard, a cut-purse with lofty aspirations, first robs him, then saves him from a deadly enemy, after which forces him to spirit her to a different international for a formal adventure.
But perilous magic is afoot, and treachery lurks at each flip. to save lots of the entire worlds, Kell and Lila will first have to remain alive—and that's proving trickier than they was hoping.
By Anthony Burgess
Dr. Edwin Spindrift has been despatched domestic from Burma with a mind tumor. in the direction of phrases than to humans, his feel of truth is extra altered through his situation. while he escapes from the clinic the evening sooner than his surgical procedure, issues and folks he not often knew existed open air of his dictionaries swoop down on him as he careens via adventures in night London.
By Christopher Rowley
THE mythical PROPHET
has been drawn again from the useless through a spell of unspeakable energy. And with the Prophet's go back, the grasp of Darkness prepares to release a devastating new assault opposed to the Empire of the Rose - a struggle fueled through the main evil of sorceries and by way of a brand new magic-cast weapon which, might wipe out legions of guys and battledragons alike.
The Empire has no selection yet to take the struggle to the enemy earlier than the grasp can construct, hello forces, to an undefeatable energy. Now Bazil the battledragon and his dragonboy Relkin set sail with their fleet. yet are they embarking on a daring crusade of conquest - or a trip from which none of them will ever go back?