Against All Things Ending (The Last Chronicles of Thomas by Stephen R. Donaldson

By Stephen R. Donaldson

The New York Times bestseller is "a attention-grabbing fantasy" (Midwest booklet Review).

Thomas Covenant is alive back, restored to his mortal physique through Linden Avery's magic-a defiant act of affection that has unleashed unbelievable energy able to devastating the Land. the single desire to forestall this can lie with the mysterious boy Jeremiah, Linden's followed son, whose secrets and techniques are just starting to come to light...

Show description

Read Online or Download Against All Things Ending (The Last Chronicles of Thomas Covenant, Book 3) PDF

Similar fantasy books

Legion (Legion, Book 1)

Brandon Sanderson is without doubt one of the most vital fantasists to go into the sphere in an exceptional a long time. His formidable, multi-volume epics (Mistborn, The Stormlight Archive) and his stellar continuation of Robert Jordan's Wheel of Time sequence have earned either serious acclaim and a considerable renowned following.

Escana

While writer Jakob Sandberg breaks freed from the Clearer Minds psychological institute, he reveals himself falling into Escana, the area of his personal creation.
Therein he needs to view the land during the eyes of his protagonist, a guy tasked with killing six strong contributors that threaten the steadiness of an empire.
Hounded via the legislation, Jakob's destiny is intrinsicly associated with many figures either type and monstrous:

An innkeeper's son is torn from his cozy lifestyles and thrown into chaos after uncovering a murderer's secret.
A farmer's daughter flees the homicide of her abusive former lover into the hands of whatever solely worse.
A Warden uncovers outdated enemies and relives a painful determination in his activity of upholding the law.
A girl schemes in excessive areas opposed to a former love on the ft of the Emperor himself.
A blacksmith's previous ultimately catches up with him and the results of his denials quickly turn into fatal.
A sewer-dwelling fugitive makes an attempt to undermine a tyrant with assistance from a mysterious and strong ally.
A barren region creature is captive to the very beasts its style hunted.
An murderer is exiled for a subversive fact implied and needs to distinct vengeance in risky circumstances.

From the peaks of the white urban of Levanin to the deserts of Sah'kel, those entwined characters force the plot forth to its inevitable conclusion.

A end that Jakob himself hasn't ever written.

Savages

An unnamed guy wakes to discover himself dealing with the lack of every little thing that issues such a lot to him. opposed to all odds, he escapes together with his existence and heads out into the turbulence of the broader global, recreating himself, step-by-step, as he is going along.

That wider international is ruled through an empire that has existed for many years in a kingdom of close to perpetual conflict. a bunch of colourful characters may help to form the future of the empire, and its consistently transferring array of allies and adversaries; between them, a grasp army strategist, a former pacifist who inherits his father's moribund palms enterprise, a stunning forger and a really fortunate counterfeiter. each one of them, including corrupt bureaucrats and the nomadic 'savages' of the name, performs a component in a progressively unfolding drama of clash and conquest performed for the top of stakes.

A tale of battle, politics, intrigue, deception, and survival, Savages is a highly formidable, convincingly specific novel that's very unlikely to put aside. choked with schemes, counter-schemes, unexpected reversals of fortune, and brilliantly defined money owed of advanced army encounters, it really is, via any degree, a unprecedented leisure, the paintings of a author whose ambition, variety, and sheer narrative strength have by no means been extra completely on show.

Cyador's Heirs (Saga of Recluce, Book 17)

A brand new novel in L. E. Modesitt, Jr. 's manhattan occasions bestselling Saga of Recluce. many years after the autumn of Cyador, its survivors have reestablished themselves in Cigoerne, a fertile state coveted by means of opposed associates in much less hospitable lands. younger Lerial, the second one son of Duke Kiedron, lives within the shadow of his older brother Lephi, the inheritor to their father's realm.

Extra info for Against All Things Ending (The Last Chronicles of Thomas Covenant, Book 3)

Sample text

There was a flat cave floor, and beyond it a deep dark cave pool fed by a slow lazy river. The walls and water glowed faintly, so that there was no problem seeing. It was a rather pretty region, though of course to a gargoyle any place with plenty of flowing water was appealing. "Now we have to give our steed the whatever," Mentia announced. "Yes, it's time," Gary agreed. " the figgle exclaimed, coiling with eagerness. The demoness writhed, emulating the figgle. "Me? I don't have a fig. " the creature said hungrily.

She was part of this situation, after all. So he set his teeth carefully into the rock and slowly dragged it down the path, making sure that no more water spilled. " Fiera demanded when he reached the drawbridge. " he asked blankly. As he did so, his teeth let go of the rock, and it began to sag and leak again. He snapped at it, trying to stop the spillage, but couldn't get a proper hold. "Yes, you have quartz of water," she said, alarmed. " "Yes, the water's leaking, and I wondered if you know how to stop it," he said, nipping again for the edge, and missing again.

It's your turn for questions. " He became interested. " "Because I have a defect of demonly character: I'm slightly crazy. " Her blouse and skirt reappeared, correctly placed. "I share this with my better half: I like to be entertained, and you promise to be entertaining. " That seemed to be a fair answer. " "Very well. " He got to work. There were some wallflowers not far distant, and he was able to transplant several to the river bed. But there was a problem: they needed water in order to flower, and he had none.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.04 of 5 – based on 10 votes