By Guy Gavriel Kay
Guy Gavriel Kay, bestselling writer of the groundbreaking novels Under Heaven and River of Stars, once more visits an international that inspires person who existed in our personal previous, this time the tumultuous interval of Renaissance Europe-a international at the verge of struggle, the place traditional lives play out within the grand scheme of kingdoms colliding.
From the small coastal city of Senjan, infamous for its pirates , a tender girl units out to discover vengeance for her misplaced relatives. that very same spring, from the rich city-state of Seressa, well-known for its canals and lagoon, come very various humans: a tender artist touring to the harmful east to color the Grand Khalif at his request-and in all likelihood to do more-and a gorgeous oman, posing as a doctor's spouse in her position of a spy.
The buying and selling send that includes them is commanded via the smart more youthful son of a service provider relatives -with ambivalence in regards to the existence he is been born to reside. And farther east a boy trains to develop into a soldier within the elite infantry of the khalif-to win glory within the conflict we all know is coming.
As those lives entwine, their fates-and these of many others-will dangle within the stability, while the khalif sends out his gigantic military to take the good fort that's the gateway to the western world...
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Children of Earth and Sky by Guy Gavriel Kay