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Obsidian Trilogy #2: To Light a Candleby Mercedes Lackey
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The Demon Queen Attacks!
To his own surprise, young Kellen, once the disappointing son of the great Mage who leads the Citys Mage Council, has become a powerful Knight-Mage. Valued for his bravery and his skills as both wizard and warrior, Kellen joins the Elves war councils. Yet he cannot convince the City of his birth that it is in terrible danger.Kellens sister Idalia, a Wild Mage with great healing ability, has pledged her heart to Jermayan, a proud Elven warrior. Someday Idalia will pay a tragic Price for a world-saving work of Wild Magic, but until then, she will claim any joy life can offer her.
Jermayan, who has learned much fighting at Kellens side and loving the human Idalia, finds that everything changes when he Bonds with a dragon while rescuing the Elf Prince and becomes the first Elven Mage in a thousand years.
Furious at her enemies success with the dragon, the Demon Queen attacks in force. Light struggles against Dark, like flickering candle flames buried deep in the shadow of Obsidian Mountain.
The Demon Queen sends her forces against her human and elven enemies, sowing distraction and death. Light struggles against Dark, like flickering candle flames buried deep in the shadow of Obsidian Mountain.
About the Author
Mercedes Lackey is the author of the Valdemar series, including Take a Thief and Exiles Honor. She is the co-author, with Andre Norton, of the Halfblood Chronicles, including Elvenborn. Some of her other novels include Phoenyx and Ashes, Sacred Ground, The Firebird, The Fairy Godmother, and Alta. She lives in Oklahoma. James Mallory is the author of the Merlin trilogy (Merlin: The Old Magic; Merlin: The Kings Wizard; Merlin: The End of Magic). He lives in upstate New York.
Together, Lackey and Mallory have written The Outstretched Shadow and To Light a Candle, the first two volumes in the Obsidian Trilogy.
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