By Stephen R. Donaldson
The New York Times bestseller is "a attention-grabbing fantasy" (Midwest e-book Review).
Thomas Covenant is alive back, restored to his mortal physique by way of Linden Avery's magic-a defiant act of affection that has unleashed incredible strength in a position to devastating the Land. the single desire to prevent this can lie with the mysterious boy Jeremiah, Linden's followed son, whose secrets and techniques are just starting to come to light...
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You want to help them out. That far-off Clearcreek woodlot isn’t your responsibility. Let that lazy Clearcreek village clerk do some work for a change. These youngsters are going to go away up the river and you’ll never see them again. No problem for you. Such a cute couple. He let the reinforcement spin off his ghost fingers and into the back of the clerk’s head. As an added bonus, the clerk wouldn’t have a headache for the next several days . . Necessarily, Dag accepted the little backwash from Clerk Bakerbun’s ground into his own, so as not to leave the man blatantly beguiled.
Said Berry, rocking back in doubt. Hawthorn, entranced by this promise of more Lakewalker magic, scuttled up to go find a Tripoint steel hammer and test the proposition. Many thwacks later, entailing flying chips from the hearthstone and turns taken by Barr and Remo, everyone agreed that it was one blighted unbreakable walnut, all right. Whit scratched his head and stared at the little dark sphere. “That’s pretty useless, I admit. ” “Oh, I dunno,” drawled Bo. “I ’spect you could win bets with it.
The general effect was a trifle blinding. What the man’s ground was like Dag could not tell until he opened his own, shuttered most of the time since . . since Crane, really. As the maker’s gaze swept him in turn, Dag grew conscious of his own travel-worn appearance. Two days of trudging through the mire and sleeping rough last night had returned him to his patrol look: clothing shabby and sweat-stained—although, thanks to Fawn, neatly mended; 52 The Sharing Knife } Horizon cropped hair uncombed; jaw unshaved, because they’d all been eager to leave last night’s damp camp and move along.