This is the third book about Alvin Maker. He has returned to the town of his birth and is now a blacksmith's apprentice. But he must also learn the arts of a Maker and he hopes that Peggy can help him. But Peggy can forsee only misery, and so Alvin is forced to hide the powers stirring inside him.
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History, legend, magic, dreams: Card stirs them into a rich bew with a remarkably authentic flavour ( LOCUS)
The most important work of American fantasy since Stephen Donaldson's original Thomas Covenant trilogy. ( CHICAGO SUN-TIMES)
Card is one of the most important writers in the field ( BEN BOVA)
The third book in the acclaimed Tales of Alvin Maker series, by one of the world's best-loved science fiction and fantasy authors.
Praise for The Tales of Alvin Maker
‘Card’s luminous history continues to chill as it soothes … and suddenly the saga of Alvin Maker begins to thrill’ THE WASHINGTON POST
‘Card has exceeded his own high standards … The man's versatility makes him unique’ ANNE McCAFFREY
By Orson Scott Card
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