Magic's Promise

Description

Groundbreaking epic fantasy series in Mercedes Lackey's Valdemar universe - Lambda-Award winning novels with heartfelt high adventure and magic Wild magic is taking its toll on the land. Many Heralds and Herald-Mages have died fighting to preserve the peace. Even Vanyel, the most powerful of the Herald-Mages is almost at the end of his strength, in need of a respite from the dual threats of war and dark magic. But for Vanyel, there can be no rest. Not when his Companion, Yfandes, receives a summons which can't be ignored--a desperate cry of a magical holocaust in the neighboring kingdom. Almost overwhelmed by the devastations they discover there, Herald-Mage and Companion must try to unravel this tragic mystery. Is the young Prince Tashir, a newly Chosen Herald who can't control his magic, responsible for the destruction? Or is Tashir a pawn in a deeper, more deadly game--and, if so, will Vanyel be able to find and defeat the true destroyer before this master of dark powers can strike again?

Details

Author(s)
Mercedes Lackey
Format
Paperback | 320 pages
Dimensions
110 x 180 x 22.86mm | 165g
Publication date
27 Aug 1998
Publisher
Penguin Putnam Inc
Imprint
Signet
Publication City/Country
New York, United States
Language
English
Edition Statement
Open market ed
ISBN10
0886774012
ISBN13
9780886774011
Bestsellers rank
93,346