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Saturday, April 21, 2012

On My Wishlist (11)


On My Wishlist is a weekly meme hosted now hosted at Cosy Books.

The Ladies of Mandrigyn
By Barbara Hambly
Description (from GoodReads): A brilliant mercenary must lead his army against the forces of the most powerful wizard alive.

Gifted with courage, strength, and the intelligence to know when to fight, Sun Wolf is the greatest mercenary in a land overrun by war. With his first lieutenant, Starhawk—a woman more deadly than any man—at his side, he has laid waste to countless cities, taking the best of their treasures for himself, and distributing the rest among his bloodthirsty crew.

Then a woman comes to him, an emissary from the town of Mandrigyn, a lush port city recently sacked by a powerful, mad wizard of unmatched abilities. She offers Sun Wolf untold riches for the use of his army, but the captain is not fool enough to wage war against a magician. He refuses her offer, but that is not the end of it. The women of Mandrigyn can be very persuasive.

2 comments:

  1. This book definitely sounds interesting. I hope you get to read it soon! The cover looks very dark, but intriguing.

    My Wishlist.

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