Synopses & Reviews
In his acclaimed Codex Alera novels, bestselling author Jim Butcher has created a fascinating world in which the elemental forces of nature take physical form and are used for protection. Now, as enemies become allies and friends become bitter foes, a danger beyond reckoning looms for all.
Few writers balance military realism and cinematic swashbuckling with so much skill or wit.
Confirms Butchers mastery of action-filled fiction.
I couldnt put this one down
A cleverly constructed world.
Jim Butcher is a brilliant world-builder.
MIDWEST BOOK REVIEW
After two years of bitter conflict with the hordes of invading Canim, Tavi of Calderon realizes that a greater peril exists--the terrifying Vord. Now, Tavi must find a way to bring Aleran and Cane together as allies.
About the Author
A martial arts enthusiast whose resume includes a long list of skills rendered obsolete at least two hundred years ago, Jim Butcher turned to writing as a career because anything else probably would have driven him insane. He lives with his wife, his son and a ferocious guard dog.