Dragonfly Falling by Adrian TchaikovskyDragonfly Falling by Adrian Tchaikovsky

Dragonfly Falling

byAdrian Tchaikovsky

Mass Market Paperback | February 6, 2009

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Two young companions, Totho and Salma, arrive at Tark to spy on the menacing Wasp army, but are there mistakenly apprehended as enemy agents. By the time they are freed, the city is already under siege. Over in the imperial capital the young emperor, Alvdan, is becoming captivated by a remarkable slave, the vampiric Uctebri, who claims he knows of magic that can grant eternal life. In Collegium, meanwhile, Stenwold is still trying to persuade the city magnates to take seriously the Wasp Empire’s imminent threat to their survival.

In a colourful drama involving mass warfare and personal combat, a small group of heroes must stand up against what seems like an unstoppable force. This volume continues the story that so brilliantly unfolded in Empire in Black and Gold - and the action is still non-stop.

Adrian Tchaikovsky was born in Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire before heading off to Reading to study psychology and zoology. For reasons unclear even to himself he subsequently ended up in law and has worked as a legal executive in both Reading and Leeds, where he now lives. Married, he is a keen live role-player and occasional amateur act...
Title:Dragonfly FallingFormat:Mass Market PaperbackDimensions:688 pages, 7 × 4.38 × 1.74 inPublished:February 6, 2009Publisher:Pan Macmillan UkLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230704158

ISBN - 13:9780230704152

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Rated 3 out of 5 by from Series feels like its winding down The first book was fun. The premise, the characters, the package itself was interesting and engaging. But four books into, and it feels like the momentum of the series is puttering out. Above average.
Date published: 2013-10-23