Phoenix Rising (Balanced Sword)

By Ryk E. Spoor

Unique exchange Paperback. Breakout fable epic with robust magic world-building, enticing characters and wondrous adventure.  a tender girl forges herself right into a warrior to avenge her murdered family and confront a corrupt, evil knighthood that has taken over her local land.

A breakout new delusion epic packed with robust world-building, attractive characters, and wondrous experience.

Kyri: a highborn younger girl whose existence is shattered through the homicide of her kin.  yet while Kyri flees her liked land Evanwyl, she is familiar with that she is her family’s in simple terms desire for justice, and Evanwyl's purely probability to flee a growing to be shadow of corruption and destruction. 

Now Kyri needs to enterprise throughout Zarathan, a global near to an extended foretold Chaos War.  it's a fight that may rend the principles of lifestyles and will herald a protracted age of darkness –that is, if Kyri and her partners don't reach retaining again the tide of evil that's emerging. these partners comprise valiant swordsman Tobimar Silverun, Prince of Skysand, exiled at the flip of a card and a prophecy, who's now looking his people’s misplaced place of origin; and Poplock Duckweed, an not going hero whose diminutive measurement is as a lot weapon because it is a weak spot.

Kyri’s quest is so simple as it's profound: discover a mythical, historic weapon smith, take in the sword and armor of a brand new order of warrior-defenders, and convey the ability of justice and vengeance to the evil and corruption that has darkened her local land. 

About Phoenix Rising:
“A winner! Phoenix Rising gripped me and drew me in. Kyri, Tobimar, and Poplock grew to become neighbors, humans I take care of and need to grasp extra approximately and spend extra time with. nice characters, and exciting experience. i need more!”—Ed Greenwood, best-selling writer of the Forgotten nation-states series

“[E]xciting experience, frightening monsters, unusual gods, and wondrous magic.”—Lawrence Watt-Evans

"I grew to become very concerned with Kyri's quest for vengeance and justice." -P.C. Hodgell, writer of the best-selling Kencyrath sequence.

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Certain. The 16 proven that i used to be known as early this morning, and whereas i attempted to get them to defer that Calling or to choose one other, they confident me that—at least at this time—there is not any one in an affordable place to take the location except myself, and new King needed to be chosen sooner than the overall assertion. now we have controlled to hold up the assertion hence far—partly simply because we have been lucky sufficient that it used to be simply the 3 folks who came across . . . ” For an fast there has been a deeper, rougher observe within the historical Sauran’s voice, an involuntary pulling again of the scaled lips and a flaring of the deep nostrils, “. . . came upon the physique of my King and cousin. As Marshal i used to be capable of think path of the entire T’Teranahm Chendoron, the Dragon’s Palace. ” Tobimar nodded, forcing Poplock to hop off the human’s shoulder. “I . . . comprehend. yet you have been announcing you had discovered what occurred . . . ? ” “Yes. I owe you that a lot, on the least—especially as I’ll have one other request for you in a couple of moments. ” Even at the reptilian face there has been no mistaking the intense expression. “It was once extraordinarily good deliberate and executed—and in essence extraordinarily uncomplicated, as many stable plans are. it might probably were readied for days, weeks might be, waiting for exactly the correct set of conditions. “The culprits have been waiting—listening, one way or the other, to my conversations with the Winnower—until they'd a feeling of my speech, my rhythms, my features serious for an important deception. Following my interview with . . . the 2 girls you spotted, I advised the Winnower i might be again presently; he knew that sometimes intended i used to be going to take my day’s meal—and so may our unknown enemies. That intended that they knew i might be an hour or so in returning. ” “But we observed you return out a couple of minutes later,” Poplock stated. “You observed anyone pop out who gave the impression of me, convinced. ” Toron leaned ahead. “And I guarantee you, that's essentially the most not easy of all mysteries. How is it attainable reproduction of myself was once current? How might such an enemy have entered the fortress and been current, awaiting this second, and ready to suppose an ideal hide at what could were very brief detect? ” The reptilian ruler shook his head. “Understand, there are very strong magics—summoned watchers, symbols of warding, prayer-screens, and others—to retain the protection of the fortress, and of its humans. such a lot powers or beings in a position to such an imposture must have trigger part a dozen indicators once it made the test. ” He shrugged in frustration, then endured. “The impostor, your individual testimony confirmed, didn't go back through the Winnower’s Gate, yet by means of the most gate—a necessity, after all, to make sure that the impostor and that i didn't meet. “He then went to the Winnower, who used to be mildly stunned to determine me however it used to be no longer totally remarkable for me to alter my brain, particularly if there has been whatever really attention-grabbing in regards to the subsequent crew. ” “And was once there? ” Tobimar requested. A flash of a sharp-fanged smile.

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