Promise of Blood (The Powder Mage Trilogy)

Promise of Blood (The Powder Mage Trilogy)

Brian McClellan

The Age of Kings is lifeless . . . and i've killed it.

It's a bloody company overthrowing a king...
Field Marshal Tamas' coup opposed to his king despatched corrupt aristocrats to the guillotine and taken bread to the ravenous. however it additionally provoked struggle with the 9 international locations, inner assaults by means of royalist lovers, and the grasping to scramble for cash and tool via Tamas's meant allies: the Church, staff unions, and mercenary forces.

It's as much as a few...
Stretched to his restrict, Tamas is depending seriously on his few last powder mages, together with the embittered Taniel, an excellent marksman who additionally occurs to be his estranged son, and Adamat, a retired police inspector whose loyalty is being validated via blackmail.

But whilst gods are involved...
Now, as assaults batter them from inside of and with out, the credulous are whispering approximately omens of dying and destruction. simply previous peasant legends in regards to the gods waking to stroll the earth. No smooth proficient guy believes that kind of factor. yet they should...

In a wealthy, specified international that combines magic with expertise, who might stand opposed to mages that regulate gunpowder and bullets? PROMISE OF BLOOD is the beginning of a brand new epic myth sequence from Brian McClellan.
Winner of the David Gemmell Morningstar Award for top Debut myth.

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