Synopses & Reviews
This sprawling, spellbinding conclusion to the trilogy that began with "The Dragonbone Chair" weaves a multitude of intricate strands, building to a suitably apocalyptic confrontation between good and evil.
"A grand fantasy on a scale approaching Tolkien's Lord of the Rings."—Cincinnati Post
"Sprawling, spellbinding...weaves together a multitude of intricate strands, building to a suitably apocalyptic confrontation between good and evil."—Publishers Weekly
Praise for the Memory, Sorrow and Thorn trilogy:
NEW REISSUE EDITION AVAILABLE IN NOVEMBER 2016
New York Times-bestselling Tad Williams landmark epic fantasy saga of Osten Ard begins an exciting new cycle
One of my favorite fantasy series. George R. R. Martin Groundbreaking. Patrick Rothfuss One of the great fantasy epics of all time. Christopher Paolini
Tad Williams introduced readers to the incredible fantasy world of Osten Ard in his internationally bestselling series Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn. The trilogy inspired a generation of modern fantasy writers, including George R.R. Martin, Patrick Rothfuss, and Christopher Paolini, and defined Tad Williams as one of the most important fantasy writers of our time.
BOOK THREE: TO GREEN ANGEL TOWER
The evil minions of the undead Sithi Storm King are beginning their final preparations for the kingdom-shattering culmination of their dark sorceries, drawing King Elias ever deeper into their nightmarish, spell-spun world.
As the Storm King s power grows and the boundaries of time begin to blur, the loyal allies of Prince Josua struggle to rally their forces at the Stone of Farewell. There, too, Simon and the surviving members of the League of the Scroll have gathered for a desperate attempt to unravel mysteries from the forgotten past.
For if the League can reclaim these age-old secrets of magic long-buried beneath the dusts of time, they may be able to reveal to Josua and his army the only means of striking down the unslayable foe....
After the landmark Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn trilogy, the epic saga of Osten Ard continues with the brand-new novel, The Heart of What Was Lost. Then don t miss the upcoming trilogy, The Last King of Osten Ard, beginning with The Witchwood Crown
Praise for Osten Ard:
Inspired me to write my own seven-book trilogy.... It s one of my favorite fantasy series.
George R. R. Martin, New York Times-bestselling author of The Game of Thrones
Groundbreaking...changed how people thought of the genre, and paved the way for so much modern fantasy. Including mine.
Patrick Rothfuss, New York Times-bestselling author of The Name of the Wind
Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn is one of the great fantasy epics of all time.
Christopher Paolini, New York Times-bestselling author of Eragon"
Available in one volume for the first time since its hardcover publication over a decade ago-The FINAL book in the trilogy that launched one of the most important fantasy writers of our time
About the Author
Tad Williams has held more jobs than any sane person should admit to-singing in a band, selling shoes, managing a financial institution, throwing newspapers, and designing military manuals, to name just a few. He also hosted a syndicated radio show for ten years, worked in theater and television production, taught both grade-school and college classes, and worked in multimedia for a major computer firm. He is cofounder of an interactive television company, and is currently writing comic books and film and television scripts as well. Tad and his family live in London and the San Francisco Bay Area. You can find Tad Williams at tadwilliams.com.���