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Snakewood

Author: Adrian Selby
Publisher: New York, NY : Orbit, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First U.S. editionView all editions and formats
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Gant and Shale become part of the mercenary group called Kailen's Twenty. They gave no quarter, shaking the pillars of the world through cunning, chemical brews, and cold steel. Whoever met their price won. Now, with their glory days, behind them, they are scattered to the wind. Kailen, their genius leader, is in hiding, and the Twenty are being hunted down and eliminated. And as Gant lay dying, he recounts a record  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adrian Selby
ISBN: 9780316302302 0316302309 9780356505534 0356505537 9780356505527 0356505529
OCLC Number: 919593651
Awards: Short-listed for David Gemmell Awards for Fantasy Fiction 2017 (UK)
Description: xiii, 413 pages : map ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Adrian Selby.

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'A lifetime of enemies has its own price.' This debut epic fantasy from a British writer of incredible talent tells the tale of the Twenty, a band of mercenaries hunted by an unknown killer. Filled  Read more...

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Snakewood's narrative voices are the real strength here . . . contemporary and as grimdark as it comes * British Fantasy Society * A very dark fantasy story with a distinct western flair . . . Read more...

 
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