Dawnthief (Chronicles of the Raven 1)
by James Barclay
Gollancz Paperback ISBN/ITEM#: 9780575082755
Date: 13 November 2008 List Price £7.99 Amazon US / Amazon UK /
To tie in with the release of a brand new Raven novel by British fantasy supremo, James Barclay, publisher Gollancz are reissuing the entire RavenDawnthiff marks the start of this excellent, must-read series.
"The Raven have fought together for years, six men carving out a living as swords for hire in the war that has torn Balaia apart, loyal only to themselves and their code. But when they agree to escort a Xesteskian mage on a secret mission they are pulled into a world of politics and ancients secrets. For the first time The Raven cannot trust even their own strength and prowess, for the first time their code is in doubt. How is it that they are fighting for one of the most evil colleges of magic known? Searching for the secret location of Dawnthief; a spell that could end the world?"