By Terry Brooks
Ben vacation, mere mortal became monarch of the magic country of Landover, has grappled with a number of contenders for his throne, yet not anything can have ready him for the main daunting of challengers: his headstrong teenage daughter, Mistaya. after you have suspended from an unique inner most university in our international, Mistaya is set to renew her genuine education—learning sorcery from courtroom wizard Questor Thews—whether her mom and dad love it or no longer. Then, horrified repulsive Landover nobleman seeks to marry her, Mistaya comes to a decision that the single option to run her personal lifestyles is to run clear of home.
So starts an eventful odyssey peppered with an impressive dragon, recalcitrant Gnomes, an inscrutable magic cat, a good-looking librarian, a sinister sorcerer, and various slim escapes as destiny attracts Landover’s intrepid princess into the thick of a secret that might placed her mettle to the test—and in all probability carry the dominion to its knees.
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And perhaps to her. An alliance among them, you think that? ” “I don’t be aware of. yet isn’t Libiris the final position we'd imagine to appear for her? ” Abernathy needed to admit that it was once. a lot farther east, at the some distance finish of the Greensward, one other used to be considering Mistaya’s disappearance, although with less perception. Berwyn Laphroig, Lord of Rhyndweir, used to be becoming more and more vexed on the lack of ability of his retainers to trace down the lacking Princess, a chore he felt they need to were in a position to accomplish in the first thirty-six hours of studying that she was once lacking. She was once a tender woman in a rustic the place younger women didn't cross unescorted in protection. therefore she had selected to just accept the corporate of a couple of G’home Gnomes—this a lot he had controlled to profit via his spies. This, and never even more. because the discovery that she had became up at her grandfather’s within the corporation of the Gnomes, now not one other be aware were heard of her. In whatever coming near near a rage, he had dispatched Cordstick to in my opinion adopt the quest, not content material to depend upon these underlings who slightly knew left from correct. now not that Cordstick knew even more, yet he was once bold, and ambition continually served those that knew how you can harness it. Cordstick would prefer a great deal to develop his place within the court docket, forsaking the identify of “Scribe” in desire of whatever showier, whatever like “Minister of country. ” there has been no such place at this juncture; Laphroig had by no means obvious the necessity for it. however the name should be bestowed fast adequate should still the ideal candidate look. Cordstick fancied himself that candidate, and Laphroig, desirous to boost his personal inventory in Landover in terms of marrying Mistaya vacation, used to be prepared to offer the fellow his probability. If Cordstick failed him, after all, the location could stay open. in addition to that of “Scribe. ” A web page seemed on the open door of the examine the place Laphroig sat considering his destiny and crawled around the ground on fingers and knees, nostril scraping the floor. “My Lord,” the guy begged. “Yes, what's it? ” “Scrivener Cordstick has again, my Lord. He begs permission to provide you his record. ” Laphroig leaped to his ft. “Bring him to me straight away. ” He walked to 1 of the tower home windows and seemed out over the nation-state, having fun with the sound of the web page scraping his long ago around the stones. He widespread the sweep of his lands within the wash of noon sun, even though he needed to admit that his fortress used to be quite stark via comparability. He needs to give you the chance to decorate it up a piece. a couple of extra banners or a few heads on pikes, maybe. He heard move in the back of him. “Well? ” he demanded, wheeling approximately. “What have you—” He broke off midsentence, his eyes widening in surprise. “Dragon’s breath and troll’s the teeth, what’s occurred to you? ” Cordstick stood to at least one facet, leaning really uncertainly opposed to a stone pillar. He was once status since it was once it seems that too painful for him to sit down, even though it could have been a toss-up had there been the way to degree such issues. He used to be splinted and bandaged from head to foot.