Fifth Quarter

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DAW Books, Aug 1, 1995 - Fiction - 416 pages
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It should have been an easy kill for Bannon and Vree, sibling assassins. But their victim stole Bannon's body for himself and imprisoned brother and sister in Vree's body. Then this master of magic offered them a terrible choice--to continue their dual existence forever, or to betray the Empire they'd served all their lives.

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User Review  - JeremyPreacher - LibraryThing

While set in the same world as Sing the Four Quarters, it isn't a direct sequel. This actually helped a lot, because the sort of idealized original setting doesn't have a ton of inherent conflict ... Read full review

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User Review  - fyrefly98 - LibraryThing

Summary: Vree and Bannon are the two best assassins the Sixth Army has to offer. They've never missed a target... but their latest assignment is waiting for them, with a trap that they have no hope of ... Read full review

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Tanya Huff Born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Tanya Huff was raised in Kingston, Ontario, where she also attended high school. After graduating high school, Huff spent three years in the Canadian Naval Reserve, from 1975 to 1979 as a cook. She received a degree in Radio and Television Arts (B.A.A.) from Ryerson Polytechnical Institute. After graduating college, Huff spent eight years working at Bakka, from 1985 to 1992. During those eight years, while working full-time, she wrote seven books, and nine short stories. Since 1986, Huff has published eighteen novels and numerous short stories. She also sold TV script outlines to a television show called Captain Lonestar, while still in its developmental stage.