By Paul S. Kemp
For enthusiasts of Brent Weeks, Joe Abercrombie, Peter V. Brett, and Scott Lynch comes a fast moving, hilarious new sword-and-sorcery sequence that includes wise-cracking protagonists directly out of the golden age of epic fantasy.
Once the main daring—some could say reckless—grave robbers round, Egil and Nix are actually retired, having opened their very own tavern with an aspect enterprise as a brothel. The warrior-priest and the speeding rogue are performed with adventuring. yet is adventuring performed with them? while appealing sisters run afoul of the infamous Thieves’ Guild, the semi-respectable marketers are referred to as upon to protect their honor. And in the event that they locate a chance to counterpoint themselves alongside the way in which, not anyone might blame them.
Soon they’re going toe-to-toe and hammer-to-skull with a few of the deadliest cutthroats on the town. There’s only one trap: the search to settle this vendetta as soon as and for all leads instantly into the Blackalley, a ghostly byway that looks at random to suck unsuspecting passersby into its voracious maw. just a idiot or a madman may input willingly. fortunately for Egil and Nix, they could simply be both.
Praise for the Egil and Nix novels
“[Paul S.] Kemp can provide sword and sorcery at its rollicking most sensible, after the style of Fritz Leiber’s Fafhrd and the grey Mouser.”—Library Journal
“Egil and Nix is probably not the most secure men to head adventuring with, yet they’re yes stable company.”—Ed Greenwood, bestselling writer of Forgotten Realms
“Did I point out how a lot enjoyable Egil and Nix are? So. a lot. rattling. Fun.”—Tordotcom
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A Discourse in Steel: An Egil & Nix Novel by Paul S. Kemp