By R. A. MacAvoy
observe 3 novels of magic—light and dark—from a winner of the toilet W. Campbell and Philip okay. Dick awards.
In Damiano, our hero is Damiano Dalstrego, a wizard’s son, an alchemist, and the inheritor to darkish magics. yet he's additionally an blameless, a tender pupil and musician befriended by way of the Archangel Raphael, who instructs him within the lute. to avoid wasting his liked urban from struggle, Damiano leaves his cloistered lifestyles and units out on a pilgrimage, looking assistance from a robust sorceress as he walks the slim course among mild and shadow, observed simply through his speaking puppy. yet his highway is stuffed with betrayal, disillusionment, and demise . . .
In Damiano’s Lute, shattered through the demonic fury of his darkish powers, Damiano has forsaken his magical historical past to dwell as a mortal guy. With the suggestions of the Archangel Raphael, the chidings of a brash younger rogue, and the reminiscence of a pretty pagan witch, he trips throughout a plague-ridden French nation-state looking for peace. however the Father of Lies reaches out once more . . .
In Raphael, weakened by way of his touch with mortals, the Archangel Raphael falls prey to Lucifer, who strips him of his angelic powers. bought within the Moorish slave markets, stressed and humbled by way of his unexpected humanity, Raphael reveals his merely solace within the friendship of a Berber woman—and the religious guardianship of his former student Damiano Delstrego.
Now to be had in a single quantity, this epic of demons, dragons, romance, and heroic event is a saga you'll by no means forget.
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