The White Luck Warrior (Aspect-Emperor)
by R. Scott Bakker
Orbit Paperback ISBN/ITEM#: 9781841495392
Date: 05 May 2011 List Price £13.99 Amazon US / Amazon UK /
The second novel in the Aspect-Emperor series by the acclaimed Canadian fantasy author R. Scott Bakker. The White Luck Warrior is the follow-up to The Judging Eye and is a trade paperback release from Orbit.
"A score of years after he first walked into the histories of men, Anasurimbor Kellhus rules all the three seas, the first true aspect-emperor in a thousand years. As Kellhus and his Great Ordeal march ever farther into the perilous wastes of the Ancient North, Esmenet finds herself at war with not only the Gods, but her own family as well. Achamian, meanwhile, leads his own ragtag expedition to the legendary ruins of Sauglish, and to a truth he can scarce survive, let alone comprehend. Into this tumult walks the White Luck Warrior, assassin and messiah both, executing a mission as old as the World's making ..."