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The latest New York Times best-seller from R.A. Salvatore, now in paperback!
The Thousand Orcs is yet another top release from premiere Forgotten Realms author R.A. Salvatore. This mass market reprint focuses primarily on his signature character, Drizzt Doourden, who has been the subject of most of Salvatore's best-selling titles for Wizards of the Coast, Inc. This title includes a sample chapter from the author's next hardcover, The Lone Drow.
One Dark Elf.
Two Enchanted Blades.
One Unknown Enemy.
And a Horde of Invaders.
When a blood-thirsty band of orcs led by an as-yet-unseen enemy comes rampaging out of the Spine of the World, it lays waste to everything in its path. Dark elf ranger Drizzt Do’Urden and his most trusted friends find themselves in the path of destruction. As blades slash and feet trample, even the heroes may not survive a desperate stand.
Key Selling/Marketing Points:
- R.A. Salvatore is a perennial New York Times best-selling author and commands an avid and ever-growing fan base.
- This title features striking cover art by award-winning fantasy artist Todd Lockwood, who has rendered many of the recent best-selling Salvatore covers.
- Product listing, editorial content, and free downloads featured at wizards.com.
Beginning a new fantasy trilogy, the "New York Times" bestselling author brings back elf ranger Drizzt Do'Urden, who with his most trusted friends finds himself in the path of destruction when a bloodthirsty band of orcs rampages out of the Spine of the World. Original.
Continues the adventures of the Dark Elf hero, Drizzt Do'Urden, as an invasion of orcs sweeps across the Spine of the World, separating him from the friends on whom he has long relied and forcing him to draw on his own inner resources.
About the Author
was born in Massachusetts in 1959 and still makes his home there. He has published numerous Forgotten Realms novels with Wizards of the Coast, Inc., including the recent New York Times best-sellers Servant of the Shard and Sea of Swords.