Knife Sworn

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After spending most of his life in captivity, Sarmin now sits upon the Throne of Cerana. But his reign is an uneasy one. And the emperor’s own heart is torn between two very different women: Mesema, a Windreader princess, and Grada, a lowborn untouchable with whom Sarmin shares a unique bond. In times past, a royal assassin known as the Emperor’s Knife served to defend the throne from menace, but the last Knife has perished and his successor has yet to be named. Sarmin must choose his own loyal death-dealer . . ...
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Overview


After spending most of his life in captivity, Sarmin now sits upon the Throne of Cerana. But his reign is an uneasy one. And the emperor’s own heart is torn between two very different women: Mesema, a Windreader princess, and Grada, a lowborn untouchable with whom Sarmin shares a unique bond. In times past, a royal assassin known as the Emperor’s Knife served to defend the throne from menace, but the last Knife has perished and his successor has yet to be named. Sarmin must choose his own loyal death-dealer . . . but upon whom can be he bestow the burden of the Knife-Sworn?
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781597803861
  • Publisher: Night Shade Books
  • Publication date: 11/13/2012
  • Series: Tower and Knife
  • Pages: 346
  • Sales rank: 1,001,138
  • Product dimensions: 6.40 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 1.11 (d)

Meet the Author


Mazarkis Williams is a writer with roots in both the US and UK, having worked in and been educated in both countries. Each year is divided between Boston and Bristol and a teleport booth is always top of the Christmas wish-list.

Williams has degrees in history and physics with a diverse set of interests accumulated while misspending a hectic youth. Cooking has always been a passion and in addition to feeding six children and a sizable herd of cats Williams regularly caters for crowds of permanently hungry friends.

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  • Posted April 11, 2013

    I Also Recommend:

    The book started a little slow, but ended very well. I will be

    The book started a little slow, but ended very well. I will be waiting for the next book.

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted August 30, 2013

    Wonderful Adventure of Palace Intrigue

    Not quite finished with the book yet but after reading the first in this series Knife Sworn does not disappoint. Mr. Williams has taken palace intrigue and the richness of the characters to expand this world to greater depths and pull the reader into a labyrinth of possibilities that will keep you guessing and hoping with all hope a rescue will be found to stop the warring religious paradigms from destroying the known world.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 5, 2013

    A wonderful follow-up. Even better than the first. A powerful st

    A wonderful follow-up. Even better than the first. A powerful start builds steadily to an exciting conclusion.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 29, 2013

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    I want to buy this book sooooooo badly!!!!!!! Love these series!!!!!!!! ;) :3

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