The Ruby Knight

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Ballantine Books, 1990 - Fiction - 406 pages
19 Reviews
Sequel to T̀he diamond throne'. Fantasy. Ehlana, young Queen of Elenia, lies between life and death, preserved by a diamond-like block of crystal. Sparhawk, her Champion, learns of a magical jewel which is powerful enough to save her and begins a quest for it.

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Review: The Ruby Knight (The Elenium #2)

User Review  - Alexandra - Goodreads

ALEX: Sparhawk starts this book a) immediately after the end of the first one, and b) wanting someone to jump him, so that he can get all violent on some unsuspecting footpad. I don't think I was ... Read full review

Review: The Ruby Knight (The Elenium #2)

User Review  - SM Carrière - Goodreads

What can I say? What was true for The Diamond Throne is also true for The Ruby Knight. Eddings weaves a wildly entertaining tale, with a surly Pandion knight who is not precisely the model of chivalry ... Read full review

About the author (1990)

David Eddings was born on July 7, 1931 in Spokane, Washington. He received a B.A. in English from Reed College in Portland in 1954 and a M.A. in Middle English from the University of Washington in 1961. After serving in the U.S. Army for two years, he worked as a grocery clerk, as a sales clerk for the Boeing Company, and as an English teacher in a business college and a teachers' college. During his lifetime, he wrote more than 25 books, many of them with his wife Leigh Eddings. His first novel, High Hunt, was published in 1973. His other works include the Belgariad series, the Mallorean series, the Elenium series, and the Dreamers series. He died on June 2, 2009 at the age of 77.

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