by Brian Ruckley
Orbit Hardcover ISBN/ITEM#: 1841494232
Date: 05 October, 2006 List Price £12.99 Amazon US / Amazon UK /
Orbit's lead title of the month is Winterbirth, a debut fantasy novel from Scottish author Brian Ruckley and this is clearly a title Orbit are backing it to the hilt, having produced smart advanced reading copies and now, it's actual release as a very smart hardcover. Find out more about the author and his novel at www.brianruckley.com
"In a world of blood and ice, an uneasy truce exists between the human clans and the ancient races. But now the Clan of the Black Road is moving south from exile, and their arrival will herald a new age of war. Behind it all seems to be one man, whose desire for power will only be sated when he has achieved his ultimate goal: immortality."