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The wanderer

Author: Cherry Wilder; Katya Reimann
Publisher: New York : Tor, 2005.
Series: Tor fantasy
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st mass market edView all editions and formats
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"Gael Maddoc is the child of struggling peasant crofters, the guardians of the Holywell. She leaps at the chance for a better life when she is offered training as a kedran, a mounted soldier. After a simple assignment as a traveling guard goes disastrously wrong, she seeks aid from the Shee to rescue her charges. But the Shee - the dwindling, long-lived Fair Folk - recruit her for their own purposes. Her nascent  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
New Zealand fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cherry Wilder; Katya Reimann
ISBN: 9780812567816 0812567811
OCLC Number: 156600025
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Author born and educated in New Zealand.
Originally published: 2004.
"Cherry Wilder's classic fantasy trilogy, The Rulers of Hylor, established a detailed and intricate fantasy world. Its warring kingdoms, treacherous advisers and generational conflicts are set in a world of rich physical beauty, vibrant life and a realism leavened with occasional and startling magic. Fifteen years after the third book in the series, Wilder returned to this world and was working on a draft of this volume at the time of her death in 2002. Katya Reimann, creator of her own acclaimed fantasy adventures and passionate admirer of the original trilogy, asked for the opportunity to complete and polish this last treasure of Wilder's legacy"--Prelim.
Description: xii, 452 pages : map ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Tor fantasy
Responsibility: Cherry Wilder and Katya Reimann.

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Gael Maddoc, the child of struggling peasants, leaps at the chance when she is offered training as a mounted soldier. She wins glory bringing her charges home safe across a huge desert, seeking aid  Read more...

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"Competently written." - Booklist "Full of cosmic drama and grand enchantments..." - Publishing Weekly."

 
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