Sins of Empire
By Brian McClellan
The action-packed start to a thrilling new epic fantasy series from award-winning author Brian McClellan, set in the same world as the Powder Mage trilogy
Enter a war-torn world where gunpowder and magic collide
The nation of Fatrasta is a haven for criminals, rebels, adventurers and sorcerers seeking relics of the past. As insurrection grows, only the iron will of the Lady Chancellor holds the capital city of Landfall together.
Yet an ancient power as old as time is rising, and the fate of this young nation now rests in the hands of a spy, a disgraced war hero and a mercenary general with a past as turbulent as Landfall's present.
Sins of Empire is the bold new epic fantasy from Gemmell Award-winning author Brian McClellan.
Praise for Brian McClellan
'Gunpowder and magic. An explosive combination' Peter Brett
'Brings a welcome breath of gunpowder-tinged air to epic fantasy' Anthony Ryan
'Tense action, memorable characters, rising stakes . . . Brian McClellan is the real thing' Brent Weeks
'Innovative magic, quick-paced plot, interesting world. I had a blast' Brandon Sanderson
Brian McClellan is an American epic fantasy author from Cleveland, Ohio. He is known for his acclaimed Powder Mage series and essays on the life and business of being a writer. Brian now lives on the side of a mountain in Utah with his wife, Michele, where he writes books and nurses a crippling video game addiction.
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09 Mar 2017
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Furious, visceral, and relentlessly thrilling — KIRKUS
An engaging mystery, terrifying possibilities, likable characters and an incredibly detailed world — STARBURST
Magic and technology come together in the midst of complicated relationships and unsure alliances . . . [a] compelling adventure — RT BOOK REVIEWS
A fast paced story, set in a brilliantly realised world . . . One of the best fantasy novels of recent years — BOOKBAG
Wonderful plotting that powerfully compels page turning — SFFWORLD
Crackles with excitement and adventure on every page — FANTASY BOOK REVIEW
Unexpected twists and game-changing surprises — BIBLIOSANCTUM
Rich worldbuilding . . . Interesting politics and vibrant characters — FANTASY FACTION
Thrilling . . . A novel that is equal parts military adventure and spy tale, and succeeds wildly on both counts — B&N SCIFI AND FANTASY BLOG