By Drew Karpyshyn
Drew Karpyshyn has made his mark with imaginitive, action-packed paintings on a number of 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 superb hero to behave as their agent within the mortal international and to face opposed to the demonic spawn of Chaos. The gods proficient their champion, Daemron, with 3 magical Talismans: a sword, a hoop, and a crown. however the remarkable strength at his command corrupted Daemron, turning him from savior to destroyer. jam-packed with delight, he dared to problem the gods themselves. Siding with the Chaos spawn, Daemron waged a monstrous conflict opposed to the Immortals. in spite of everything, Daemron was once defeated, the Talismans have been misplaced, and Chaos used to be sealed off in 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 little ones are born of discomfort and strife, each one touched by way of one element of Daemron himself—wizard, warrior, prophet, king.
sure by way of a connection deeper than blood, the youngsters of fireplace will both repair the Legacy or deliver it crashing down, releasing Daemron to wreak his vengeance upon the mortal world.
Praise for Children of Fire
“This intricately layered experience breathes realism and overshadowing risk into old mythic archetypes, exposing the discomfort and beauty inherent in magic and the mingled desire and cynicism of recent fantasy.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review)
“A rousing quest myth . . . a fast moving action-packed reliable and evil thriller.”—SF Revu
“From the 1st web page of Children of fireplace, Karpyshyn captures the reader’s realization along with his very good, complicated storyline.”—RT ebook Reviews
“Children of Fire stands by itself as a completely pleasing story. The e-book moves an ideal stability among personality pushed storytelling and wealthy international building.”—Roqoo Depot
“[Karpyshyn] is really a grasp of global construction. . . . i'd suggest this identify to any fan of the genre.”—Among the Wreckage
“Compulsively readable, wildly entertaining.”—A woman, A Boy and A Blog
“Children of Fire is engrossing, and entire of characters which are glossy. . . . I completely loved Children of Fire and glance ahead for the subsequent 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 fireplace is a dark-chocolate myth; delightfully biting and delectable instantly. 4 ill-fated little ones born lower than an indication of chaos and flame carried me on a trip into an fascinating global of shadowy ask yourself. it's a spellbinding epic informed with masterful craft. good performed, Drew!”—Tracy Hickman, New York instances bestselling co-author of the Dragonlance and loss of life Gate series
From the Hardcover edition.