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The Resource Magic's Promise

Magic's Promise

Label
Magic's Promise
Title
Magic's Promise
Statement of responsibility
Mercedes Lackey
Title variation
Magics promise
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Language
eng
Summary
Groundbreaking epic fantasy series in Mercedes Lackey's Valdemar universeLambda-Award winning novels with heartfelt high adventure and magic Wild magic is taking its toll on the land. Many Heralds and Herald-Mages have died fighting to preserve the peace. Even Vanyel, the most powerful of the Herald-Mages is almost at the end of his strength, in need of a respite from the dual threats of war and dark magic. But for Vanyel, there can be no rest. Not when his Companion, Yfandes, receives a summons which can't be ignored—a desperate cry of a magical holocaust in the neighboring kingdom. Almost overwhelmed by the devastations they discover there, Herald-Mage and Companion must try to unravel this tragic mystery. Is the young Prince Tashir, a newly Chosen Herald who can't control his magic, responsible for the destruction? Or is Tashir a pawn in a deeper, more deadly game—and, if so, will Vanyel be able to find and defeat the true destroyer before this master of dark powers can strike again?From the Paperback edition
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Summary
With King Randale stricken by a mysterious illness and the powerful Herald-Mage Vanyel at the end of his strength, a neighboring kingdom is threatened by a magical holocaust. The wild magic is taking its toll on the land, and even Vanyel, the most powerful Herald-Mage to ever walk the world, is almost at the end of his strength. But when his Companion, Yfandes, receives a call for help from neighboring Lineas, both Herald-Mage and Companion are drawn into a holocaust of dark magic that could be the end of them both
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Character
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Cataloging source
NOV
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Series statement
  • Valdemar universe.
  • Valdemar universe
Series volume
0002
Target audience
adult
Label
Magic's Promise
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:366e1dd0-a761-44cf-a7d5-a7f2cb0825a1
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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Isbn
9781101127889
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Magic's Promise
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:366e1dd0-a761-44cf-a7d5-a7f2cb0825a1
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781101127889
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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      5111 Jessamine, Bellaire, TX, 77401, US
      29.701745 -95.469561
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