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Prophecy: Clash of Kings (Prophecy Trilogy 1) The legend of Merlin begins

by M. K. Hume

Prophecy: Clash of Kings (Prophecy Trilogy 1) The legend of Merlin begins Synopsis

The first in an epic trilogy charting the legend of Merlin. The legend begins... In the town of Segontium, a fugitive is washed ashore. He brutally rapes the granddaughter of the king of the Deceangli tribe, leaving her to bear his son, Myrddion Merlinus. Spurned as a demon seed, the boy is raised by his grandmother and he is apprenticed to a skilled healer who hones his remarkable gift. Meanwhile, the High King of the Celts, Vortigern, is rebuilding the ancient fortress at Dinas Emrys. According to a prophecy, he must use the blood of a demon seed to make the towers stand firm. Myrddion's life is in jeopardy. But the boy has a prophecy of his own and a richer destiny to fulfil. Soon Vortigern shall be known as the harbinger of chaos, and Myrddion must use his gifts for good in a kingdom besieged by evil. So begins the healer's journey to greatness...

Prophecy: Clash of Kings (Prophecy Trilogy 1) The legend of Merlin begins Press Reviews

Exciting, violent and bloody... Up there with Conn Iggulden and Bernard Cornwell * www.lovereading.co.uk * Praise for M. K. Hume's Arthurian trilogy: 'Historical fiction of the most bloodthirsty and roistering kind * Australian Bookseller & Publishers Magazine *

Book Information

ISBN: 9780755371440
Publication date: 23rd June 2011
Author: M. K. Hume
Publisher: Headline Review an imprint of Headline Publishing Group
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 608 pages
Categories: Historical fiction,

About M. K. Hume

M. K. Hume is a retired academic, who is married with two grown-up sons and lives in Queensland, Australia. Having completed an MA and PhD in Arthurian Literature many years ago, M. K. Hume has now written a series of magnificent novels about the legend of King Arthur. For more information visit: www.mkhume.com.

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