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The Augur's Gambit

By Stephen Donaldson

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A brand new novella from an acknowledged master of fantasy, a publishing event.

From the international bestselling author of The Chronicles ofThomas Covenant comes an extensive and all original new fantasy novella.

Augur's Gambit is a tight and action-filled novella of more than 40,000 words. A novella with all the rich word-building and acute characterisation that readers have come to expect from the man who re-invigorated the whole genre in the 1980s and went on to write one of Fantasy's landmark series.

Revelling in the sense of freedom that comes from writing a new creation after the massive, controlled effort of the ten book epic of the Chronicles this is a novella that will both delight existing fans and win new readers for Donaldson's uniquely rich and intelligent fantasies.

Biographical Notes

Stephen Donaldson has won the WORLD FANTASY and JOHN W. CAMPBELL AWARDs for his internationally bestselling fantasy novels. He has also written SF and mysteries. He lives in New Mexico.

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