Now in paperback, this is a breathtaking epic fantasy, continuing the history of the vividly imagined world of Malaz.
IAN CAMERON ESSLEMONT was born in 1962 in Winnipeg, Canada. He has a degree in Creative Writing, studied and worked as an archaeologist, travelled extensively in South East Asia, and lived in Thailand and Japan for several years. He now lives in Fairbanks, Alaska, with his wife and children and is currently working on his PhD in English Literature. His previous novels, Night of Knives and Return of the Crimson Guard, are also set in the fantasy world he co-created with his great friend Steven Erikson.