Echoes of the Great Song by David Gemmell

By David Gemmell

“A HUMDINGER . . . A MASTERLY story instructed WITH readability AND VERVE.”
The Times (London)

The Avatars are immortal and dwell like kings–even although the empire is demise. Their immortality is assured by way of magic crystals whose effect is now waning, crushed by means of the sheer strength of a superb flood and a surprising ice age. but if moons seem within the sky, and the ruthless armies of the Crystal Queen swarm around the land bringing devastation and terror, the Avatars unite with their matters to guard their universe.

As the towns face coming near near destruction, 3 heroes emerge. Talaban, a warrior haunted via tragedy; Touchstone, the mystic tribesman looking his misplaced love; and Anu, the Holy One, the Builder of Time. And while all turns out misplaced, others input the fray: Sofarita, the peasant lady who will motivate a legend, and the madman, Viruk, who becomes a god. . . .

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Chapter 5 - The Oath and the Measure. An Assignation Chapter 6 - The Wrong Entrance. Derek’s Demand. Bertrem’s Refusal. Chapter 7 - The Fewmaster Sweats. Iolanthe Entertains the Emperor. Chapter 8 - The Spy. The Rival. Chapter 9 - The Winternorn. The Ice Palace. Chapter 10 - A Case of Frostbite. Hip Deep in Wizards. Chapter 11 - Death on Ice. The Dragon Orb. Chapter 12 - The Guardian. Chapter 13 - Recovery. Fewmaster Toede Surpasses Expectations. Book II Chapter 1 - An Offering to Zeboim. Derek Quotes the Measure.

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Takhisis regarded the death knight from beneath long lashes. The locks of her dark hair lifted and fell in the chill wind that gusted through the cracked and broken walls. The black tendrils reminded him of the writhing heads of the dragons. “True, we are winning,” Takhisis stated, “and I have no doubt but that we will ultimately prevail. However, I say this to you and only to you, my lord, the gods of light have not been crushed as swiftly and as easily as I anticipated. Certain … um … complications have arisen.

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