ArthurBook - 2001
Having learned powerful secrets at the knee of the mystical sage Merlin, Arthur, the Pendragon of the Island of the Mighty, ushers in a glorious reign of peace and prosperity, only to fall in a desperate attempt to save the one he loves more than life. Reissue.
In a forgotten age of darkness, a magnificent king arose to light the land
They called him unfit to rule, a lowborn, callow boy, Uther’s bastard. But his coming had been foretold in the songs of the bard Taliesin. And he had learned powerful secrets at the knee of the mystical sage Merlin.
He was ARTHUR—Pendragon of the Island of the Mighty—who would rise to legendary greatness in a Britain torn by violence, greed, and war; who would usher in a glorious reign of peace and prosperity; and who would fall in a desperate attempt to save the one he loved more than life.
“Evocate . . . intriguing . . . enthralling.” –Locus
To achieve his dream of creating a peaceful union of England's divided fiefdoms, the mystical village sage Merlin finds and trains the misbegotten young Arthur, whose birth was prophesied by Merlin's father, Taliesin