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The Ambassador’s Mission (Traitor Spy Trilogy #1)

by Trudi Canavan

Sonea, a Black Magician of Kyralia, is horrified when her son, Lorkin, volunteers to assist the new Guild Ambassador to Sachaka. When word comes that Lorkin has gone missing, Sonea is desperate to find him, but if she leaves the city she will be exiled forever. And besides, an old friend is in need of her help. Most of her friend's family has been murdered - the latest in a long line of assassinations to plague the leading Thieves of the city. There has always been rivalry, but now the Thieves are waging a deadly underworld war, and it appears they have been doing so with magical assistance. With over one million copies in print, Trudi Canavan has taken the fantasy world by storm. If you haven't done so already, THE AMBASSADOR'S MISSION is the perfect opportunity to discover the magic of Trudi Canavan.

La aprendiz (Crónicas del mago negro 2)

by Trudi Canavan

SIGUE LA TRILOGÍA DE MÁS ÉXITO DE LA ÚLTIMA DÉCADA.Imardin es una ciudad de intrigas, donde el juego de la política puede ser mortal. Quien controla la magia, controla el poder. Pero en su orden establecido se ha colado una joven de la calle con un extraordinario poder. Bajo el manto protector del Gremio de los Magos, su vida ha cambiado y ya no hay vuelta atrás... ni para lo bueno, ni para lo malo. Sonea sabía que el aprendizaje en el Gremio sería duro, pero no podía imaginar el nivel de hostilidad que le depararían sus compañeros. Los hijos y las hijas de las familias más poderosas del reino están resueltos a verla fracasar a cualquier precio. Además, al aceptar la protección de Lord Akkarin, quizá haya abrazado un destino aún más desolador. Porque Sonea no puede olvidar el oscuro secreto del Gran Lord, y quizá tapar la verdad sea un grave error.«Una saga apasionante, puro suspense. Deja a los lectores deseando más.» Locus Magazine

Dragons, Spaceships, and Evil Corporations - A Sampler of Epic Proportions

by Iain M. Banks Trudi Canavan Jennifer Rardin Robert Jackson Bennett Kevin J. Anderson Mira Grant

Start your summer off right with a dose of epic action and adventure from Orbit. We have a number of returning favorites including: A. Lee Martinez with his new monster-laden romp, Chasing the Moon; Iain M. Banks' latest Culture novel in paperback, Surface Detail; Trudi Canavan's The Rogue, the second volume of her new series following The Ambassador's Mission; the conclusion to the Jaz Parks series in Jennifer Rardin's The Deadliest Bite; The Company Man pits union breakers against stranger monsters in Robert Jackson Bennett's follow-up to his gripping debut, Mr. Shivers; the second volume in Kevin J. Anderson's Terra Incognita trilogy, The Map of All Things; and Mira Grant returns with Deadline, the sequel to last summer's zombie sensation, Feed. We also have some stellar newcomers to the Orbit line-up! Simon Morden blazes onto the scene with an action-packed cyberpunk trilogy that pits one Russian mad scientist against the whole of a future London underworld. Yakuza, Russian Mafia, CIA agents, and rogue AIs--what more do you need to know? Daniel Abraham's The Dragon's Path pairs one of the most acclaimed storytellers in fantasy with the kind of classic, epic fantasy we all fell in love with in the first place. And James S.A. Corey makes his debut with Leviathan Wakes, a space opera set in our own solar system that pits a rag-tag Outer Planet Alliance against the scheming corporations of Earth and Mars. This summer is going to be epic.

El gran lord (Crónicas del mago negro 3)

by Trudi Canavan

Sonea ha prosperado notablemente en el gremio de los magos: ha adquirido grandes conocimientos, Regin ha terminado por dejarla en paz y los otros aprendices por fin la respetan. Pero no logra sacarse de la cabeza lo que presenció en la cámara subterránea del Gran Lord Akkarin ni la grave amenaza que se cierne sobre el gremio, y hace bien en no bajar la guardia, porque cuando su buen amigo Cery se ve involucrado en las intrigas de un curioso extranjero, Sonea deberá tomar partido ante los decisivos acontecimientos que se avecinan.

El gremio de los magos (Crónicas del mago negro 1)

by Trudi Canavan

El primer volumen de una deslumbrante trilogía de género fantástico. Magia, acción y aventuras de altos vuelos en la ópera prima de una autora que ha triunfado en el mundo entero.Cada año los magos de Imardin se reúnen para realizar, junto con la guardia real, una gran purga en las calles de la ciudad: la vacían de vagabundos, pícaros y maleantes. Son maestros en las diversas disciplinas de la magia, y saben que nadie puede oponérseles. Pero su escudo protector no es tan impenetrable como creen.Porque Sonea, una joven que vive en la calle, está furiosa tras ver que su familia y sus amigos van a ser expulsados de la ciudad. Toda la rabia acumulada por años de injusticia va concentrada en una piedra que Sonea lanza contra las fuerzas del orden. Para sorpresa de todos, la piedra atraviesa la barrera invisible y derriba a uno de los magos.El peor de los temores del gremio se ha hecho realidad? hay un mago sin educar en las calles. ¡Un mago fuera de la nobleza! Deben encontrar a Sonea cuanto antes, porque se trata de una persona con un poder enorme que, descontrolado, representa una amenaza tanto para quien lo posee como para el resto de la ciudad.«Si buscáis una buena lectura, un libro para pasar hojas como hacíais con las lecturas de juventud, o incluso si buscáis un libro para que un adolescente se adentre en la literatura fantástica de verdad, entonces Trudi Canavan es la autora idónea. Una apuesta segura.»Fantasy Book Review «Imprescindible para todos los amantes de la fantasía. Los tres libros de la trilogía merecen ser leídos como uno solo.»Allgemeine Zeitung

The High Lord (Black Magician Trilogy #3)

by Trudi Canavan

"You want to know the truth." Sonea has learned much since she was but a penniless urchin possessing an awesome untapped ability. She has earned the grudging respect of her fellow novices and a place in the Magicians' Guild. But there is much she wishes she had never learned--what she witnessed, for example, in the underground chamber of the mysterious High Lord Akkarin . . . and the knowledge that the Guild is being observed closely by an ancient fearsome enemy. Still, she dares not ignore the terrifying truths the High Lord would share with her, even though she fears it may be base trickery, a scheme to use her astonishing powers to accomplish his dark aims. For Sonea knows her future is in his hands--and that only in the shadows will she achieve true greatness . . . if she survives.

Last of the Wilds (Age of Five Gods #2)

by Trudi Canavan

After pitched battle, The White--the avatars of the Five Gods--have briefly turned back the vicious invaders. And now, the priestess Auraya is sent on an urgent mission to reconcile with the powerful, outcast Dreamweavers, for their magical healing abilities may be the key to saving the land. But as a deadly plague devastates their allies and old adversaries resurface, a dreadful surprise may ruin the chance for peace. For Auraya's terrible discovery will force her into a desperate choice--one whose consequences will change the world forever.

La Maga

by Trudi Canavan

La Maga, ambientada cientos de años antes de las aventuras narradas en El gremio de los magos, nos explica los orígenes de diversos elementos del universo fantástico con el que Trudi Canavan ha seducido ya a lectores de todo el mundo, incluyendo un buen número de habla española.Una introducción perfecta al universo de la aclamada trilogía de Trudi Canavan, las «Crónicas del Mago Negro», que ha triunfado en todo el mundo.

The Magician's Apprentice

by Trudi Canavan

Set hundreds of years before the events of The Magicians' Guild, THE MAGICIAN'S APPRENTICE is the new novel set in the world of Trudi Canavan's Black Magician Trilogy. In the remote village of Mandryn, Tessia serves as assistant to her father, the village Healer. Her mother would rather she found a husband. But her life is about to take a very unexpected turn. When the advances of a visiting Sachakan mage get violent, Tessia unconsciously taps unknown reserves of magic to defend herself. Lord Dakon, the local magician, takes Tessia under his wing as an apprentice. The long hours of study and self-discipline also offer more opportunities than she had ever hoped for, and an exciting new world opens up to her. There are fine clothes and servants - and, to Tessia's delight - regular trips to the great city of Imardin. But along with the excitement and privilege, Tessia is about to discover that her magical gifts bring with them a great deal of responsibility. For great danger looms on the horizon for Tessia and her world.

The Magicians' Guild (Black Magician Trilogy #1)

by Trudi Canavan

"We should expect this young woman to be more powerful than our average novice, possibly even more powerful than the average magician." This year, like every other, the magicians of Imardin gather to purge the city of undesirables. Cloaked in the protection of their sorcery, they move with no fear of the vagrants and miscreants who despise them and their work--until one enraged girl, barely more than a child, hurls a stone at the hated invaders . . . and effortlessly penetrates their magical shield. What the Magicians' Guild has long dreaded has finally come to pass. There is someone outside their ranks who possesses a raw power beyond imagining, an untrained mage who must be found and schooled before she destroys herself and her city with a force she cannot yet control.

La misión del embajador (La espía traidora 1)

by Trudi Canavan

Como hijo del difunto Gran Lord Akkarin, salvador de la ciudad, y de Sonea, célebre maga negra de orígenes humildes, Lorkin quiere estar a la altura de este legado de heroísmo y aventuras, y dejar su huella en el mundo. Por eso se presenta voluntario para asistir a Dannyl en su nuevo cargo de embajador del Gremio en Sachaka, un país que sigue gobernado por crueles magos negros.Cuando llega la noticia de que Lorkin ha desaparecido, Sonea está ansiosa por salir en su búsqueda, pero sabe que abandonar la ciudad le costaría el destierro de por vida. Además, su amigo Cery necesita ayuda. Casi todos los miembros de su familia han sido víctimas de asesinatos, los últimos de una oleada de muertes que asola a los líderes de los Ladrones. Y pronto Cery descubre indicios de que el misterioso Cazaladrones recurre a la magia...Tal vez un miembro del Gremio obedece a un impulso justiciero para eliminar a los Ladrones uno por uno, o tal vez vuelve a merodear un renegado por las calles de Imardin. Pero esta vez posee un control absoluto sobre sus poderes mágicos... y está dispuesto a usarlos para matar.

The Novice (Black Magician Trilogy #2)

by Trudi Canavan

"Even if a magician's powers surface of their own accord, he will soon be dead if he does not gain the knowledge of how to control them." Alone among all the novices in the Magicians' Guild, only Sonea comes from lowly beginnings. Yet she has won powerful allies-including Lord Dannyl, newly promoted to Guild Ambassador. But Dannyl must now depart for the Elyne court, leaving Sonea at the mercy of the lies and malicious rumors her enemies are busy spreading . . . until the High Lord Akkarin steps in. The price of Akkarin's support is dear, however, because Sonea, in turn, must protect his mysteries-and a secret that could lead a young novice mage deep into the darkness. Meanwhile, Dannyl's first order to resume High Lord Akkarin's long-abandoned research into ancient magical knowledge is setting him on an extraordinary journey fraught with unanticipated peril-as he moves ever-closer to a future both wondrous . . . and terrible.

Priestess of the White (Age of Five Gods #1)

by Trudi Canavan

In a land on the brink of peace-watched jealously by a ruthless cult from across the sea and beset by hidden enemies-five extraordinary humans must serve as sword and shield of the Gods. Auraya is one. Her heroism saved a village from destruction; now Auraya has been named Priestess of the White. The limits of her unique talents must be tested in order to prove her worthy of the honor and grave responsibility awarded to her. But a perilous road lies ahead, fraught with pitfalls that will challenge the newest servant of the gods. An enduring friendship with a Dreamweaver-a member of an ancient outcast sect of sorcerer-healers-could destroy Auraya's future. And her destiny has set her in conflict with a powerful and mysterious, black-clad sorcerer with but a single purpose: the total annihilation of the White. And he is not alone . . .

La renegada (Espía traidora 2)

by Trudi Canavan

Mientras convive con los rebeldes sachakanos, Lorkin, el hijo de la Maga Negra Sonea, se esfuerza en aprender todo lo que puede sobre ellos y su magia única. Pero los Traidores se resisten a desvelar sus secretos a cambio de la sanación que tan desesperadamente necesitan. Aunque Lorkin en un principio supuso que era por temor a revelar su existencia al mundo, empieza a sospechar que tienen planes más ambiciosos.En Imardin, Sonea intensifica la búsqueda del renegado, consciente de que su amigo Cery no podrá eludir a este asesino indefinidamente. Sin embargo las cosas se complican aún más cuando descubren que la influencia del malhechor en los bajos fondos de la ciudad es mayor de lo que ella temía.Entre tanto, en Sachaka, lord Dannyl, el embajador kyraliano, ha perdido el respeto de la élite local por haber permitido que Lorkin se uniera a los Traidores. Además, está preocupado por la llegada del nuevo embajador de Elyne, un hombre al que conoce muy bien.Y en la Universidad, dos chicas aprendices están a punto de recordar al Gremio de los Magos que a veces su peor enemigo se halla en su propio seno...

The Rogue (Traitor Spy Trilogy #2)

by Trudi Canavan

Discover the magic of Trudi Canavan with her brand new novel in the Traitor Spy Trilogy...Living among the Sachakan rebels, Lorkin does his best to learn about their unique magic. But the Traitors are reluctant to trade their secrets for the Healing they so desperately want.Meanwhile, Sonea searches for the rogue, knowing that Cery cannot avoid assassination forever --- but the rogue's influence over the city's underworld, however, is far greater than she feared.And in the University, two female novices are about to remind the Guild that sometimes their greatest enemy is found within...

The Traitor Queen (Traitor Spy Trilogy #3)

by Trudi Canavan

Discover the magic of Trudi Canavan with her brand new novel in the Traitor Spy trilogy...Events are building to a climax in Sachaka as Lorkin returns from his exile with the Traitor rebels. The Traitor Queen has given Lorkin the huge task of brokering an alliance between his people and the Traitors. Lorkin has also had to become a feared black magician in order to harness the power of an entirely new kind of gemstone magic. This knowledge could transform the Guild of Magicians - or make Lorkin an outcast forever.The Traitor Spy trilogy, which began with The Ambassador's Mission and The Rogue, is the new series set in the world of the international bestselling Black Magician trilogy.

Voice of the Gods (Age of Five Gods #3)

by Trudi Canavan

Unable to avoid being drawn into the terrible conflict, Auraya, now protector of the Siyee, fears she will be unable to meet the conditions of the all-powerful gods she once served. And an offer from a mysterious woman may be impossible for Auraya to refuse, but, if revealed, would brand her an enemy of the gods. Now, the immortal Wilds will not be deterred in their quest for powerful, long-buried secrets. But they have deadly adversaries who also seek the world-shattering truth . . . and it may appear in a form that no one anticipates.

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