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The sharing knife. Volume one, Beguilement / Lois McMaster Bujold.

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  • ISBN: 9780061208621 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader)
  • ISBN: 0061208620 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader)
  • ISBN: 9780061208638 (electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
  • ISBN: 0061208639 (electronic bk. : Mobipocket Reader)
  • Publisher: Pymble, NSW ; HarperCollins e-books, 2007.

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Troubled young Fawn Bluefield seeks a life beyond her family's farm. But en route to the city, she encounters a patrol of Lakewalkers, nomadic soldier-sorcerers from the northern woodlands. Feared necromancers armed with mysterious knives made of human bone, they wage a secret, ongoing war against the scourge of the "malices", immortal entities that draw the life out of their victims, enslaving human and animal alike. It is Dag--a Lakewalker patroller weighed down by past sorrows and onerous present responsibilities--who must come to Fawn's aid when she is taken captive by a malice. They prevail at a devastating cost--unexpectedly binding their fates as they embark upon a remarkable journey into danger and delight, prejudice and partnership ... and perhaps even love.
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Requires Adobe Reader 6.0 (file size: 2531 KB) or Mobipocket Reader (file size: 319 KB).
Subject: Imaginary places > Fiction.
Good and evil > Fiction.
Wizards > Fiction.
Magic > Fiction.
Quests (Expeditions) > Fiction.
Genre: Fantasy fiction.
Love stories.
Electronic books.

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