The Martyr: Book Two of the Covenant of Steel (Hardback)Anthony Ryan (author)
The gripping sequel to the bestselling The Pariah finds outlaw-turned-spymaster Alwyn facing down a deadly rebellion that could threaten the very existence of the Kingdom of Albermaine.
Times have changed for Alwyn Scribe. Once an outlaw, he's now a spymaster and sworn protector of Lady Evadine Courlain, whose visions of a demonic apocalypse have earned her the fanatical devotion of the faithful.
Yet Evadine's growing fame has put her at odds with both Crown and Covenant. As trouble brews in the kingdom, both seek to exploit her position for their own ends.
Sent to the Duchy of Alundia to put down a rebellion, Alwyn must rely on old instincts to fight for his new cause. Deadly feuds and ancient secrets are laid bare as war erupts, a war that will decide the fate of the Kingdom of Albermaine and, perhaps, prevent the coming of the prophesied Second Scourge.
The Martyr is the sequel to The Pariah and continues the ruthless and gripping fantasy epic from New York Times bestseller Anthony Ryan, whose books have sold more than a million copies worldwide.
Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
Number of pages: 544
Weight: 790 g
Dimensions: 242 x 164 x 47 mm
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