The House of Sacrifice (Empires of Dust Series #3)

The House of Sacrifice (Empires of Dust Series #3)

by Anna Smith Spark

Paperback

$16.99
View All Available Formats & Editions
Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for guaranteed delivery by Wednesday, August 28

Overview


A powerhouse grimdark fantasy of bloodshed, ambition, and fate, The House of Sacrifice is the thunderous conclusion to Anna Smith Spark's Empires of Dust trilogy, which began with The Court of Broken Knives.



Marith Altrersyr has won. He cut a path of blood and vengeance and needless violence around the world and now he rules. It is time for Marith to put down his sword, to send home his armies, to grow a beard and become fat. It is time to look to his own house, and to produce an heir. The King of Death must now learn to live.
But some things cannot be learnt.



The spoils of war turn to ash in the mouths of the Amrath Army and soon they are on the move again. But Marith, lord of lies, dragon-killer, father-killer, has begun to falter and his mind decays. How long can a warlord rotting from within continue to win?



As the Army marches on to Sorlost, Thalia's thoughts turn to home and to the future: a life grows inside her and it is a precious thing - but it grows weak.



Why must the sins of the father curse the child?


Empires of Dust
The Court of Broken Knives
The Tower of Living and Dying
The House of Sacrifice

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780316511520
Publisher: Orbit
Publication date: 08/13/2019
Series: Empires of Dust Series , #3
Pages: 576
Sales rank: 151,581
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.10(h) x 1.60(d)

About the Author

Anna Smith Spark lives in London, UK. She loves grimdark and epic fantasy and historical military fiction. Anna has a BA in Classics, an MA in history and a PhD in English Literature. She has previously been published in the Fortean Times and the poetry website www.greatworks.org.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews