Millions of Robert Jordan fans will rejoice at the release of
the ninth book in the phenomenally bestselling series The Wheel
of Time. The sequel to the #1 New York Times
bestseller The Path of Daggers, which swept the nation
like a firestorm, Winter''s Heart continues a remarkable
tale that is mesmerizing an entire generation of readers.
Rand is on the run with Min, and in Cairhein, Cadsuane is trying to
figure out where he is headed. Rand''s destination is, in fact, one
she has never considered.
Mazrim Taim, leader of the Black Tower, is revealed to be a liar.
But what is he up to?
Faile, with the Aiel Maidens, Bain and Chiad, and her companions,
Queen Alliandre and Morgase, is prisoner of Savanna''s sept.
Perrin is desperately searching for Faile. With Elyas Machera,
Berelain, the Prophet and a very mixed "army" of disparate forces,
he is moving through country rife with bandits and roving Seanchan.
The Forsaken are ever more present, and united, and the man called
Slayer stalks Tel''aran''rhiod and the wolfdream.
In Ebou Dar, the Seanchan princess known as Daughter of the Nine
Moons arrives--and Mat, who had been recuperating in the Tarasin
Palace, is introduced to her. Will the marriage that has been
foretold come about?
There are neither beginnings or endings to the turning of the
Wheel of Time. But it is a beginning....