Dragon, Sword, and King (Legends II, Part 1)
Dragon Sword and King - Legends II, Part 1 Author:Robert Silverberg (Editor) Legends II Part 1: Dragon, Sword, and King — Fantasy fans, rejoice! Seven years after writer and editor Robert Silverberg made publishing history with Legends, his acclaimed anthology of original short novels by some of the greatest writers in fantasy fiction, the long-awaited second volume is here. Legends II picks up where its illustrious prede... more »cessor left off. All of the bestselling writers represented in Legends II return to the special universe of the imagination that its author has made famous throughout the world. Whether set before or after events already recounted elsewhere, whether featuring beloved characters or compelling new creations, these masterful short novels are both mesmerizing stand-alone and perfect introductions to the work of their authors' and indispensable additions to the epics on which they are based. Beyond any doubt, Legends II is the fantasy event of the season.
Introduction / Robert Silverberg;
-- A song of ice and fire : the sworn sword / George R.R. Martin;
-- The tales of Alvin Maker : the Yazoo queen / Orson Scott Card;
-- Outlander : Lord John and the succubus / Diana Gabaldon;
-- The symphony of ages : threshold / Elizabeth Haydon;
-- Shannara : indomitable / Terry Brooks.
Neither Legends Vol 2 US edition, nor Legends Vol 2 UK edition, contain these same 5 stories.« less