Wars of Light and Shadow | Awards | LibraryThingBut their victory comes at a high price: the Mistwraith has set them at odds under a powerful curse of vengeance. Arithon, forced out of hiding, finds himself hounded by Lysaer and his mighty army. He must take to his natural element — the seas — in order to evade pursuit and steal the initiative. However, his efforts are impeded by outside magical factions, not to mention a drunken prophet sent to safeguard his life, but who seems determined to wreck his cause by misadventure. Janny Wurts is the author of the Cycle of Fire series, co-author of the worldwide bestselling Empire series with Raymond E.
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With a style that mimics Tolkien in its scope and detail, but with its own air of mysticism and depth, Curse of the Mistwraith is Janny Wurts entry into the Wars of Light and Shadow. Probably best known for her random collaboration with Raymond E. Feist, Wurts began introducing readers to the Wars of Light and Shadow in Since then another seven books have been released, with two more scheduled to be released over the next few years. Curse of the Mistwraith opens up the world of Athera, the final destination for half-brothers Lysaer and Arithon, raised apart, one a princeling and another a pirate bastard. Cast through their home's Worldsend Gate, they arrive on Athera in fulfilment of a prophecy that will rid the world of the fog of the Mistwraith.
The long-awaited second book of the fourth story arc - Sword of the Canon - in the epic fantasy series, the Wars of Light and Shadow. War, blood, magic, mystery — and the most hidden powers of all will stand or fall on their hour of unveiling. Janny Wurts born is an American fantasy novelist and illustrator. She has written several series, including the Wars of Light and Shadow, The Cycle of Fire trilogy, several stand-alone novels, a short story collection and the internationally best selling Empire Trilogy that she co-authored with Raymond E. She often illustrates her own work.
Wars of Light and Shadow Series. Series Information: The whole series is one epic story which is broken up into separate books. There are time jumps between the different Arcs, but each builds heavily on the story in previous books. This series by Janny Wurts, is subdivided into five Arcs. Book 1. The Curse of the Mistwraith by Janny Wurts.