The Secret of Iguando
fantasy - young readers
Clare and her brother are used to strange animals as their father is a zoo vet. When he gets the chance to join an expedition in an unexplored part of <more...> the Mexican Jungle they are very excited even before they arrive, but nothing could prepare them for this new world, and the strange creatures in it.
A Man Rides Through (Mordant's Need #2)
fter Geraden, accused of murdering his brother, has escaped through a mirror to some unknown place, Terisa Morgan and the entire kingdom of Mordant mu <more...>st struggle against the monstrous evil set loose on the land.
The Neverending Story
fantasy - movie tie-ins - young readers
Small and insignificant Bastian Balthazar Bux is nobody's idea of a hero, least of all his own. Then, through the pages of an ancient, mysterious book <more...>, he discovers the enchanted world of Fantastica, and only Bastian himself can save the fairy people who live there.
Talon of The Silver Hawk (Conclave of Shadows #1)
Evil has come to a distant land high among the snow-capped mountains of Midkemia. Razing village after village, slaughtering men, women, and children <more...>without mercy, an exterminating army wearing the colors of the Duke of Olasko puts a small nation to the sword. And when the carnage is done, one, and only one, survivor remains: a young boy named Kieli, who is a youth no longer.
King of Foxes (Conclave of Shadows #2)
In the mountains of Midkemia, a boy came brutally of age in blood and in terror. And now he lives for one purpose alone... revenge! An exceptionally <more...>skilled swordsman, young Tal Hawkins was the only survivor of the massacre of his village, rescued, recruited, and trained by the mysterious order of magicians and spies, the Conclave of Shadows. Now one of the secret society's most valuable agents, he gains entrance into the court of Duke Olasko, the bloodthirsty and powerful despot whose armies put Tal's village to the sword, by posing as a nobleman from the distant Kingdom of the Isles. But the enemy is cunning and well protected, in league with the foul necromancer Leso Varen, dark master of death-magic, and to gain the Duke's trust and confidence, Tal Hawkins must first sell his soul.
Exile's Return (Conclave of Shadows #3)
Merciless deserts, forbidding mountains, and vast oceans now separate the once powerful despot from his former seat of power, his dark dreams of venge <more...>ance overwhelmed by the daily struggle for survival. But there is a larger drama that will entangle the broken dictator. An evil devastating and deadly seeks entrance to the land, the mystical tool of a dark empire hungry for conquest and destruction, and Kaspar has inadvertently discovered the key.Suddenly, Midkemia's last hope is a disgraced and exiled duke whose history is written in blood, and who now must wield his sword as her champion... if he so chooses.
Flight of The NightWawks (Darkwar Saga #1)
A new evil threatens Midkemia, its web stretching from the deepest criminal underworld all the way up to the highest seats of power in ancient Kesh. A <more...>nd the Conclave of Shadows, charged unexpectedly with the training of two apprentices, must also best powerful agents of the darkest magic, for the fate of two worlds lies in the balance.
Into A Dark Realm (Darkwar Saga #2)
The Conclave of Shadows has smashed the Nighthawks' dread plot to destroy the Empire of Great Kesh through civil war, putting an end to the murderous <more...>brotherhood's reign of terror. But there is no time for the victors to celebrate, for the mad sorcerer, Leso Varen, has taken refuge with the Magicians of the Assembly on the world of Kelewan, and is lost among the most powerful men and women of that empire. And a devastating new threat looms on the horizon.
Prince of Blood (Krondor's Sons #1)
Set twenty years after the events in The Riftwar Saga, Prince of the Blood follows the adventures that erupt when a group of powerful nobles attempt t <more...>o overthrow the Empress of Kesh, bitterly dividing the court. In the centre of the conflict are the two princes of Krondor, Borric and Erland. When Borric escapes and makes a desperate journey back tothe court to warn of the traitor's plans, which if they were to succeed, would start a war that would twar the Empire apart.
The King's Buccaneer (Krondor's Sons #2)
Long recovered from the ravages of the Riftwar, the land and people of the kingdom of the Isles thrive. Nicholas, the youngest son of Prince Arutha, i <more...>s intelligent and gifted but vastly inexperienced. In hopes of hardening him, his father sends him and his irreverent squire, Harry, to live at Rustic Castle Crydee to learn of life beyond the halls of privilege. But within weeks of Nicholas and Harry's arrival, Crydee is viciously attacked by unknown assailants, resulting in murder, massive destruction, and the abduction of two young noblewomen. The raiders have come from a pirate haven and are no ordinary foe... but an enemy connected to dark magical forces that threaten the lands Nicholas will someday rule, if he survives.