The Hallowed Hunt

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    • £4.99
    • £4.99

Publisher Description

Lord Ingry kin Wolfcliff is commanded to deliver Lady Ijada (accused of killing a prince who planned to rape and sacrifice her) to the royal court, there to be tried and executed.  Magic is everywhere in this land of the Five Gods.  Ingry and Lady Ijada's mutual attraction grows, while both are also undergoing strange sensations because they have been invaded by dangerous animal spirits.  Publisher's Weekly gave it a starred review and called this third installment in the Chalion series "absorbing" and "brilliant". 


"Bujold's reworking of a classic romantic situation is distinguished by its setting in a well-crafted world and masterly creation of characters whose fates will keep readers turning the pages. " 

- Booklist 


“Bujold continues to prove what marvels genius can create out of basic space operatics.” 

- Library Journal


“Bujold is not just a master of plot, she is a master of emotion.” 

- SF Site 


“Bujold is one of the best writers of SF adventure to come along in years.” 

- Locus Magazine


"Boy, can she write!"

- Anne McCaffrey


“Bujold has a gift, nearly unique in science fiction, for the comedy of manners.”  

- Chicago Sun Times


“Superb far-future saga.” 

- Publishers Weekly on the 'Vorkosigan' series


Bujold's "work remains among the most enjoyable and rewarding in contemporary SF." 

- Publishers Weekly


“Bujold couldn't characterize badly if threatened with a firing squad.”

- Booklist


“A superb craftsman and stylist, Ms. Bujold is well on her way to becoming one of the great voices of speculative fiction.”  

- Rave Reviews


“Bujold has a gift.”  

- Chicago Sun Times


“Compelling characters and richly detailed world building.” (re THE CURSE OF CHALION) 

- Library Journal


“… richly detailed world building.”

- Library Journal


“Fans of the Chalion tales will again be drawn in by the intrigue of the religious dynamics, the fantasy aspects of the "magic" and the complexity of character that Bujold is so masterful at creating.”

- RT Book Reviews on “Penric’s Demon”


Lois McMaster Bujold was born in 1949, the daughter of an engineering professor at Ohio State University, from whom she picked up her early interest in science fiction.  She now lives in Minneapolis, and has two grown children.  She began writing with the aim of professional publication in 1982.  She wrote three novels in three years; in October of 1985, all three sold to Baen Books, launching her career. Bujold went on to write many other books for Baen, mostly featuring her popular character Miles Naismith Vorkosigan, his family, friends, and enemies.  Her books have been translated into over twenty languages.  Her fantasy from Eos includes the award-winning Chalion series and the Sharing Knife series.  In 2020, Bujold received the Damon Knight Grand Master Memorial Award from the Science Fiction Writers of America. www.dendarii.com

GENRE
Sci-Fi & Fantasy
RELEASED
2005
1 January
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
564
Pages
PUBLISHER
Spectrum Literary Agency, Inc.
SIZE
2.5
MB

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