A Thief In The Night (Paperback)
|Author: David Chandler|
|"A Thief in the Night" continues the astounding and gritty new fantasy seriesof thieves and cutpurses, intrigue, knights, and demons. Original.|
From the Publisher:
Circumstance made him a criminal. Destiny may make him a hero.
As a thief, Malden is unparalleled in the Free City of Ness, and happy there. But by saving the life of the knight Croy, Malden has bound himself to an ancient, noble brotherhood . . . and he now possesses one of only seven Ancient Blades capable of destroying demons.
Malden fears accompanying Croy and the barbarian MÖrget on their quest to dispatch a foul creature of nightmare . . . nor does he want to disturb the vengeful dead. But with an assassin on his heels, the young cutpurse is left with no choice. And there is the comely sorceress, Cythera, to consider promised to Croy but in love with Maldennot to mention the fabulous treasure rumored to be hidden in the depths of the demons lair . . .