The Last Light of the Sun

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Penguin, Apr 5, 2005 - Fiction - 512 pages
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From the multiple award-winning author of Tigana, A Song for Arbonne, and the three-book Fionavar Tapestry that "can only be compared to Tolkien's masterpiece" (Star-Phoenix), this powerful, moving saga evokes the Celtic, Anglo-Saxon, and Norse cultures of a thousand years ago.

Author Biography: Guy Gavriel Kay has been awarded the International Goliardos Prize for his work in the literature of the fantastic, is a two-time winner of the Aurora Award, and has been nominated three times for the World Fantasy Award. His works have been translated into 21 languages.

 

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User Review  - wishanem - LibraryThing

Viking fantasy! The only other stories I've read with such a strong Scandinavian historical flavor are Michael Critchton's Eaters of the Dead and the incomparable Beowulf. It isn't all Scandinavian ... Read full review

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User Review  - wealhtheowwylfing - LibraryThing

Really excellent fantasy set in the medieval Europe . There’s a minor fantasy element (the fey), but the majority of the plot concerns the Vikings’ last raids on England. Exile Bern Thorkellson and ... Read full review

Contents

CHARACTERSA PARTIAL LISTING
Part I
ONE
TWO
THREE
FOUR
FIVE
Part II
TEN
ELEVEN
Part III
TWELVE
THIRTEEN
FOURTEEN
FIFTEEN
SIXTEEN

SIX
SEVEN
EIGHT
NINE
SEVENTEEN
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
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Guy Gavriel Kay is an internationally bestselling author. He has been awarded the International Goliardos Prize for his work in the literature of the fantastic, is a two-time winner of the Aurora Award, and won the 2008 World Fantasy Award for Ysabel. His works have been translated into twenty-five languages.

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