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Icefire Trilogy Omnibus
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Deep under the City of Glass in the frozen southern land, an age-old machine called the Heart of the City radiates a power which locals call icefire. Most citizens are immune to it, but a few, always... More > born with physical disabilities, can bend it to their will. For fifty years, the ruling Eagle Knights, who fly on the back of giant birds, have killed these Imperfects, fearing the return of the old royal family, who used icefire to cut out people's hearts, turning them into ghostly servitors.
Across the border in steam-age, science-focused Chevakia, people have built barriers against the radiation, against which they have no resistance.
Chevakia also harbours the old southern royal family’s only surviving members, and they are planning revenge and their return to power, taking both countries to the first war in fifty years.< Less
Fire & Ice
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Deep under the City of Glass in the frozen southern land, an age-old machine called the Heart of the City radiates a power which locals call icefire. Most citizens are immune to it, but a few, always... More > born with disabilities, can bend it to their will. For fifty years, the ruling Eagle Knights have killed these Imperfects, fearing the return of the old royal family, who used icefire to turn people into ghostly servitors.
The old king's grandson Tandor only sees the good things icefire brought: technology now forgotten while the people of the south live in poverty. All he needs is an army of Imperfect servitors to bring glory back to the land.
Isandor is Imperfect, an ex-Knight apprentice, betrayed by his best friend.
The queen Jevaithi is Imperfect, living like a prisoner amidst leering Knights.
The youngsters, however, have no inclination to become heartless ghosts, but while they defy Tandor, the Heart beats, and he alone cannot control its power.< Less
ICE FIRE FANTASY
Damien Prince has a simple life. He attends college during the week and has a part-time job at the local orphanage where he was raised. But when a befuddled Wizard on a far distant planet... More > accidentally transports him across the Universe to save their world, Damien’s life takes an exciting turn for adventure.
Damien is joined by Floc, the five-foot ball of fur, who just also happens to be the most lethally effective killing machine on the planet; Slowthy, their guide, a loquacious lizard who longs for the sun; and the beautiful Tezz, a pickpocket who completes the odd band of travelers as they make their way across the amazing world of Cirsca to save it from the evil IceLord.
But in a land where nothing is as it appears and no one can be trusted, Damien will have to keep his wits about him if he's to stop the IceLord and win the girl.
“IceFire Fantasy” is an exhilarating fantasy ride filled with magic, monsters and mayhem, that ends in barrage of whip-lash reveals and unexpected turns.< Less