The Hand of Oberon

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Sphere Books, 1979 - English fiction - 181 pages
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The fourth novel follows Corwin and the remaining princes of Amber as they use their superhuman powers to defeat their brother-turned-traitor.Returning to Shadow Earth to investigate a threat against his life, Corwin discovers that the Jewel of Judgment has been stolen by his traitorous brother, Brand, who plans to use the gem to reshape the universe.

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Review: The Hand of Oberon (The Chronicles of Amber #4)

User Review  - Francesco - Goodreads

Vote: 4,00 Class: L-A3 (FP) (Four out of five books of The Chronicles of Amber - the Corwin Cycle: the story goes on, but... it'll be finished, I hope, in the next book) The fourth book is even better ... Read full review

Review: The Hand of Oberon (The Chronicles of Amber #4)

User Review  - Mayank Agarwal - Goodreads

Really enjoyed it, the book is a great read except for the recap of the last three books and the hell ride's. I haven't enjoyed any of the hell ride's since the first book and feel it's just waste of ... Read full review

About the author (1979)

Author Roger Zelazny was born in Euclid, Ohio on May 13, 1937. After receiving his B.A. from Case Western Reserve University and his M.A. from Columbia University, Zelazny began publishing science fiction stories in 1962. His reputation has gone through ups and downs, but he was given a Nebula award in 1966 for And Call Me Coward (1965), in a tie with Dune by Frank Herbert. He won a total of three Nebula awards and six Hugo awards. A prolific writer, Zelazny's works focus on the relationship between illusion and reality. He always pays close attention to his craft, and his stories are intelligent, occasionally sentimental, often romantic and, to his many fans, very satisfying. He died of kidney failure secondary to colorectal cancer on June 14, 1995.

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