Incorporating magicians, wizardry, love and revenge, this tale of fantasy and kingship follows life at the court of Brandin, evil wizard King of Ygrath, who has cast a spell over the land of Tigana to avenge his son's death at the hand of the king of Tigana, Valentin.
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'A huge book, packed with action, I enjoyed it all' -- THE TIMES
'An enchanting, colourful fantasy adventure' -- TIME OUT
'Flair, glamour and unstudied romance' -- SUNDAY EXPRESS
'One of the best fantasy novels I have read' -- ANNE McCAFFREY
'[Tigana] is so perfect I don't think I could bear it if Kay wrote a sequel' -- INTERZONE
Guy Gavriel Kay's unique take on historical fiction has won him legions of admirers and made him an international bestseller. He is the author of nine highly acclaimed novels, including THE SARANTINE MOSAIC books and the acclaimed TIGANA. At the age of 20, he was asked by the Tolkien estate to help Christopher Tolkien with the editing of the Silmarrillion - the first and only time the estate has ever made such a request. His work has been translated into 21 languages, and he has twice won the Aurora Prize, is a three-time World Fantasy Award nominee, and is the recipient of the International Goliardos Prize for his contributions to the literature of the fantastic. Guy Gavriel Kay lives in Toronto. Visit his website, www.brightweavings.com
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