By Terry Brooks

ISBN-10: 0345536819

ISBN-13: 9780345536815

A urban besieged by means of a strong warlock seeks salvation from a fabled warrior within the moment of 3 gripping new stand-alone book brief tales set on the earth of the fantasy-fiction phenomenon that's Shannara—by cherished New York Times bestselling writer Terry Brooks.
His extraordinary—and deadly—skills have earned Garet Jax renown and infamy because the guy referred to as the guns grasp. Rootless, solitary, and ceaselessly wanted, he roams the 4 Lands, unswerving to none yet himself . . . and whomever can have the funds for his providers as warrior, murderer, and avenger for lease. yet Lyriana is not like any who've come to him ahead of: as appealing as she is daring, as enigmatic because the far-off urban she is wanting to store, and possessed of an intangible, impossible to resist attract that entices even the hardened Garet Jax greater than any volume of gold or silver ever may well.
however the problem she comes bearing can give even the distinguished guns grasp pause. The distant urban of Tajarin, Lyriana’s domestic, is being laid to waste via an immensely robust and boundlessly evil warlock of the deadliest order. With the population enslaved and no champion to face opposed to the invader, Tajarin will quickly be wiped from the map—perhaps in simple terms the 1st urban to fall. no matter what wish exists rests within the deft palms, deadly blades, and unerring instincts of Garet Jax. With righteous fury in his blood, and emotions he hasn't ever ahead of identified in his center, he'll face the main dire of enemies, and dare the blackest of fates, for the mysterious lady at his side—whose inner most secrets and techniques have not begun to be revealed.
“A nice storyteller, Terry Brooks creates wealthy epics jam-packed with secret, magic, and remarkable characters. for those who haven’t learn Terry Brooks, you haven’t learn fantasy.”—Christopher Paolini, writer of Eragon and Brisingr
“Terry’s position is on the head of the fable world.”—Philip Pullman, writer of The Golden Compass

BONUS: This variation contains an excerpt from Terry Brooks's Bloodfire Quest.

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Love them and leave them. ' He paused, waiting for some kind of response. When Jennie said nothing, he shrugged. 'Well, I don't think you're like that. Then there's the other kind. Full of plans for social reform. Women's equality, equal opportunity. I'm all for it, even help where I can. It's the humourlessness for the approach which is so stultifying. Though inevitable, I suppose. I haven't met too many social campaigners of either sex who are particularly endowed with wit. Still, when the earnestness intrudes into everyday relations, I groan.

Her mind was a jumble of irrational fears which fused into only one clear thought: how would she rid herself of Derek once they had reached her flat? His arrogance seemed to be such that a straightforward no made no impact whatever, and she couldn't, just couldn't chance the possibility of that all over again. She felt dizzy with the pressure of it. A hand on her shoulder made her flinch. 'Let's stop a minute, Jennie,' Derek said, making her turn towards him. They were on the Embankment and he guided her towards the river's edge.

Her flat was just over the river. As always, she approached it with a slight anxiety. She brought her bicycle into the hall, looked around quickly, but no, there was no dark figure looming. She breathed her relief, locked the bicycle securely and went up the two flights of stairs to her flat. ' She heard the sound of slow shuffling footsteps and waited. The door opened on the latch and a pair of bright blue eyes peered out of a lined face. ' Jennie nodded and watched Mrs Owen's trembling fingers rise to the latch and open it clumsily.

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