Long ago, in a distant land, a lonely young man struggles to discover who he is and where he belongs. He carries the blood and magic of two peoples, a sword of unimaginable power, and a staggering potential for great good . . . or greater evil.
In the land of Corona, the roads are unsafe to travel, as goblins and bloodthirsty Powries seek out human prey; and, in this savage world, princes feast while peasants starve, and two religions battle for control.
A monk, Bran Dynard, returns from his mission in a far-off land with two prizes: a book of mystical knowledge and a new wife, the beautiful and mystical Sen Wi. But the world he left behind has changed, and Bran must now decide who he can trust, and where he should place his faith . . .
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"[Salvatore] thrusts his avenger into a story pleasingly plump with action, adventure, danger, and, most admirably, great tenderness." --SF Site on "The Highwayman " "Vast fun....ninja and samurai fans will get a chuckle recognizing the source of some plot elements." --"Booklist "on" The Highwayman" "[A] swift-moving tale of sword and sorcery....Fans of Salvatore's unadorned approach and broad caricatures of archetypal figures should be pleased with this carnival of treachery and medieval feudalism." --"Publishers Weekly "on "The Highwayman" "The ultimate dashing warrior." --"Philadelphia Weekly Press & University City Review" on" The Highwayman"
About R. A. Salvatore
R. A. Salvatore is a New York Times bestselling author. His books have been translated into numerous foreign languages including German, Italian, Finnish, Greek, Hungarian, Turkish, Croatian, Bulgarian, Yiddish, Spanish, Russian, Polish, Czech, and French and he consistently appears on The New York Times best sellers list selling in excess of 10 million copies of his multi-volume series including The Dark Elf Trilogy, Paths of Darkness, The HunterA's Blades Trilogy, and The Cleric Quintet. Still a resident of Massachusetts, Salvatore lives there with his wife Diane, and their three children.
The Highwayman by R. A. Salvatore
R. A. Salvatore
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