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By Ross Lawhead

"Knights of Ennor the time has come to wakeful. get up to meet your mystery oath and sacred duty."

The historic Earth Trilogy, #2

Deep underneath the streets of britain lies one other realm . . . one few in our glossy international be aware of exists. Daniel and Freya, in spite of the fact that, are aware of it all too good. 8 years in the past, those buddies first journeyed via portals into the hidden land of Niðergeard studying a urban choked with stones, secrets and techniques, and slumbering knights that serve to guard the area they name home.

But Niðergeard has fallen to darkish forces, overrun via its enemies. Gates are being opened among the worlds that are meant to were stored closed. The conflict traces for the struggle on the finish of time were drawn, and opposing forces are beginning to gather.

Having served for hundreds of years because the first and final outpost on the borders to different worlds, Niðergeard has to be reclaimed and the secret of its fall stumbled on. Daniel and Freya, besides an historical knight and a Scottish police officer, needs to go back to the mythical urban, rally the surviving voters, and wake up the snoozing knights knights who're being killed, one after the other, as they sleep.

But time is operating out speedier than they understand.

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As if to make his point, thunder shook the sky to the east. Distant lightning lit the clouds. The crowd murmured; some scrambled for the safety of their tents. Cale shook his head. ” Regg grunted indifference, but Abelar pulled his eyes from the lake, stopped, and faced Cale. ” Cale nodded. “We must leave, Abelar. Other matters require our attention. ” He thought of Kesson Rel, Magadon, his promises to Mask and Mephistopheles. Shadows swirled around him, agitated, dark. Abelar looked stricken.

All of you. ” “Yes,” Enken said, and tilted his head. “But I don’t see many options. If we retreat before it, it will chase us into the Saerbian forces, which may be the intent. Even if it stops advancing it cuts us off from Ordulin and leaves us unsupplied. Moving south toward Selgaunt is not an option. ” He smiled. ” Reht chuckled. “Agreed. Sometimes rashness is a soldier’s ally. ” Norsim smiled. ” “Aye,” Enken said. He spat at the feet of Kelgar’s mount. ” “We’ve been leading since we arrived,” Kelgar answered.

Kelgar slammed a gauntleted fist against the lightning bolts on his shield. “Let us hope that it is ten thousand. ” Reht saw motion within the darkness. Forms separated from the murk and the shadows birthed the silhouettes of two men and horses. No one else seemed to notice. Reht still had his archer’s eyes. “Scouts are returning,” he said. ” asked Enken, leaning forward into the rain. ” Othel and Phlen burst from the fog, trailing stubborn streams of black disinclined to release them. They shook their heads as they emerged from the fog, spotted Reht and his commanders, and raced toward them.

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