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Shadowheart (Shadowmarch, Book 4) by Tad Williams

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By Tad Williams

Barrick Eddon, prince of Southmarch, isn't any longer solely human. He has vowed to protect the legacy of the darkish Qar race, and needs to now come to a decision the place his loyalties lie. His dual sister Briony has a tough collection of her personal. Her father, King Olin, is held captive by means of the Autarch, a mad god-king who plans to exploit Olin's blood to realize limitless energy. And the fort of Southmarch nonetheless continues to be within the ownership of Hendon Tolly, Briony's murderous relative. As time runs out, will Briony choose to retailer her father's nation ...or her father? because the foretold nice Defeat attracts close to, historical past is stripped of its gown of lies. Poets and gamers, mortals and fairies, warriors and gods, all could have their roles to play because the destiny of the recognized global hangs within the stability.

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