By Drew Karpyshyn
Drew Karpyshyn has made his mark with creative, action-packed paintings on numerous acclaimed videogames, together with Mass influence and megastar Wars: Knights of the previous Republic, in addition to in a succession of New York Times bestselling tie-in novels. Now Karpyshyn introduces a brilliantly leading edge epic delusion 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.
in the past the gods selected a good hero to behave as their agent within the mortal international 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 notable strength at his command corrupted Daemron, turning him from savior to destroyer. full of satisfaction, he dared to problem the gods themselves. Siding with the Chaos spawn, Daemron waged a enormous conflict opposed to the Immortals. in spite of everything, Daemron used to be 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 agony and strife, each one touched via one point of Daemron himself—wizard, warrior, prophet, king.
certain via a connection deeper than blood, the youngsters of fireside will both fix the Legacy or carry it crashing down, liberating Daemron to wreak his vengeance upon the mortal world.
Praise for Children of Fire
“This intricately layered experience breathes realism and overshadowing risk into historic mythic archetypes, exposing the discomfort and beauty inherent in magic and the mingled wish and cynicism of contemporary fantasy.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review)
“A rousing quest delusion . . . a fast paced action-packed sturdy and evil thriller.”—SF Revu
“From the 1st web page of Children of fireplace, Karpyshyn captures the reader’s consciousness along with his very good, elaborate storyline.”—RT booklet Reviews
“Children of Fire stands by itself as a completely unique story. The e-book moves an ideal stability among personality pushed storytelling and wealthy global building.”—Roqoo Depot
“[Karpyshyn] is actually a grasp of global development. . . . i'd suggest this identify 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 sleek. . . . I completely loved Children of Fire and glance ahead for the following 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 fireside is a dark-chocolate fable; delightfully biting and delectable instantaneously. 4 ill-fated little ones born lower than an indication of chaos and flame carried me on a trip into an interesting global of shadowy ask yourself. it's a spellbinding epic informed with masterful craft. good performed, Drew!”—Tracy Hickman, New York occasions bestselling co-author of the Dragonlance and loss of life Gate series
From the Hardcover edition.