Memories of Ice: Book Three of The Malazan Book of the Fallen

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Macmillan, Aug 1, 2006 - Fiction - 784 pages
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The ravaged continent of Genabackis has given birth to a terrifying new empire: the Pannion Domin. Like a tide of corrupted blood, it seethes across the land, devouring all. In its path stands an uneasy alliance: Onearm's army and Whiskeyjack's Bridgeburners alongside their enemies of old--the forces of the Warlord Caladan Brood, Anomander Rake and his Tiste Andii mages, and the Rhivi people of the plains.

But ancient undead clans are also gathering; the T'lan Imass have risen. For it would seem something altogether darker and more malign threatens this world. Rumors abound that the Crippled God is now unchained and intent on a terrible revenge.

Marking the return of many characters from Gardens of the Moon and introducing a host of remarkable new players, Memories of Ice is both a momentous new chapter in Steven Erikson's magnificent epic fantasy and a triumph of storytelling.


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Superb fantasy writing. - Goodreads
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Plenty of new characters, always nice battle scenes. - Goodreads
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Review: Memories of Ice (The Malazan Book of the Fallen #3)

User Review  - Radovan Marecek - Goodreads

I am really thinking whether to continue in reading this series. I can overcome eriksson' difficult writing style where you sometimes don't know what's going on. The plot here was too shallow and it ... Read full review

Review: Memories of Ice (The Malazan Book of the Fallen #3)

User Review  - Gavin - Goodreads

This was the best Malazan book so far. It was so good that it ranks alongside the best the fantasy genre has to offer. Steven Erikson did a great job of weaving his gigantic cast of characters and ... Read full review

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STEVEN ERIKSON has worked for twenty years as an anthropologist and archaeologist. He is also a graduate of the Iowa Writer's Workshop.

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