The Elves of Cintra (Genesis of Shannara)
by Terry Brooks
Orbit Paperback ISBN/ITEM#: 9781841495767
Date: 03 July 2008 List Price £7.99 Amazon US / Amazon UK /
The evergreen Terry Brooks offers up this second novel in his series linking the worlds of Shannara and The Word and The Void. The Elves of Cintra is an Orbit mass market paperback edition.
"Fifty years from now, our world looks very different. Governments have fallen. Thousands live in fortified strongholds; others roam the landscape as either predator or prey. Standing against the forces that have tipped the balance from good to evil are a very few heroes, men and women imbued with powerful magic and sworn to a high destiny. Logan Tom is one of those heroes. He's on a desperate quest to deliver the street kids he rescued in Seattle to safety. So, too, is Angel Perez, who is leading a second group in the Oregon wilderness where she encounters the long-hidden Elves of Cintra. And Hawk - just learning his magic - has an encounter with the mystical King of the Silver River, who promises safety for both humans and elves - if only they can reach him..."