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For the killing of kings, Howard Andrew Jones

Label
For the killing of kings
Title
For the killing of kings
Statement of responsibility
Howard Andrew Jones
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Howard Andrew Jones' powerful world-building brings this epic fantasy to life in For The Killing of Kings, the first book of his new adventure-filled trilogy. Their peace was a fragile thing, but it had endured for seven years, mostly because the people of Darassus and the king of the Naor hordes believed his doom was foretold upon the edge of the great sword hung in the hall of champions. Unruly Naor clans might raid across the border, but the king himself would never lead his people to war so long as the blade remained in the hands of his enemies. But when squire Elenai's aging mentor uncovers evidence that the sword in their hall is a forgery she's forced to flee Darassus for her life, her only ally the reckless, disillusioned Kyrkenall the archer. Framed for murder and treason, pursued by the greatest heroes of the realm, they race to recover the real sword, only to stumble into a conspiracy that leads all the way back to the Darassan queen and her secretive advisors. They must find a way to clear their names and set things right, all while dodging friends determined to kill them - and the Naor hordes, invading at last with a new and deadly weapon" --
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Summary
"Howard Andrew Jones' powerful world-building brings this epic fantasy to life in For The Killing of Kings, the first book of his new adventure-filled trilogy. Their peace was a fragile thing, but it had endured for seven years, mostly because the peopleof Darassus and the king of the Naor hordes believed his doom was foretold upon the edge of the great sword hung in the hall of champions. Unruly Naor clans might raid across the border, but the king himself would never lead his people to war so long as the blade remained in the hands of his enemies. But when squire Elenai's aging mentor uncovers evidence that the sword in their hall is a forgery she's forced to flee Darassus for her life, her only ally the reckless, disillusioned Kyrkenall the archer. Framed for murder and treason, pursued by the greatest heroes of the realm, they race to recover the real sword, only to stumble into a conspiracy that leads all the way back to the Darassan queen and her secretive advisors. They must find a way to clear their names and set things right, all while dodging friends determined to kill them - and the Naor hordes, invading at last with a new and deadly weapon" --
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10756380
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jones, Howard A
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3610.O62535
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Ring-sworn trilogy
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Swords
  • Imaginary wars and battles
  • Kings and rulers
  • Imaginary places
  • Legends
  • Clans
  • Courts and courtiers
  • Quests (Expeditions)
Target audience
adult
Label
For the killing of kings, Howard Andrew Jones
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
352 pages
Isbn
9781250006813
Lccn
2018055451
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
For the killing of kings, Howard Andrew Jones
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
352 pages
Isbn
9781250006813
Lccn
2018055451
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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