The Revenge of the Rose
"The Revenge of the Rose" is Michael Moorcock's newest, most captivating novel of Elric, the mad albino warrior with the vampire Black Sword. Now, Elric returns on the winds of a dragon to the ruined place of his birth, the Dreaming City. There, in the catacombs of his ancestors, he hears the tortured voice of his dead father. But to save his father's soul from eternal suffering, Elric must battle the princes of Hell itself - and put his faith in the hands of a woman. A woman called the Rose...
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Review: The Revenge of the Rose (The Elric Saga #9)User Review - Eric Orchard - Goodreads
Full of the wild, hullicinagenic imagery you'd expect from an Elric story but with a tighter plot than usual and maybe even more introspective. It lacks some of the visceral power of the earlier novels but makes up for it with even better characters and story. Read full review
Review: The Revenge of the Rose (The Elric Saga #9)User Review - James Oden - Goodreads
As always I love Michael Moorcock's writing, and Elric is by far my favorite hero of his and my favorite manifestation of the Eternal Champion. I think Moorcock's writing in this novel goes well ... Read full review