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City of Light and Shadow
“A deft mix of intrigue, assassination and romance culminates in a desperate fight for Thaiburley’s existence, and along the way Whates finally reveals the true nature of the city itself. Compulsively readable.”
– The Guardian
The Monstrous Rust Warriors are Back! Street-nick Tom, Dewar the Assassin, and the Prime Master reach the ends of their journeys, but who will survive?
File Under: Fantasy [ Sick Society | Dejected Leaders | Secret Powers | Rust Warriors! ]
The Third Book in the City of a Hundred Rows Series
THE MONSTROUS RUST WARRIORS ARE BACK!
In a land struggling to cope with the onset of the fatal bone flu, street-nick Tom and Kat – the leader of the Tattooed Men – must find a way to dispatch both threats.
Meanwhile, the Soul Thief is still at large, and still killing…
|Series||City of a Hundred Rows|
|Cover Art||Greg Bridges|
27th December 2011 | 9780857661913 | Epub & Mobi | RRP £5.49 / US$6.99
27th December 2011 | 9780857661906 | Massmarket Paperback | RRP US$7.99 / CAN$9.99
5th January 2012 | 9780857661890 | Paperback | RRP £8.99
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“Adventures in a nightmare citadel – a story that hits the ground running
and doesn’t let up.”
– Liz Williams, author of the Detective Inspector Chen series
“Born story-teller Ian Whates takes us on a gripping, terrifying trip-of-a-lifetime, through the heights and depths of the exotically grim city of Thaiburley, in this excellent fantasy thriller.”
– World Fantasy Award-winning author, Tanith Lee
“…the fast pace and plentiful action scenes make for a very entertaining story … It’s one of those books you blaze though in a day or two.”
– Val’s Random Comments