Redoubt (Valdemar: The Collegium Chronicles, Book 4) by Mercedes Lackey

By Mercedes Lackey

Life on the Heralds' Collegium in Haven has certainly more desirable for Mags. He's even turn into anything of a hero considering the fact that risking his personal lifestyles to rescue Amily—daughter of Nikolas, the King's personal Herald—from Karsite kidnappers. yet Mags nonetheless doesn't recognize who his mom and dad have been, and undergo, Mags' Trainee good friend, used to be no longer one to permit him omit: "You gotta care for your prior Mags, you should. in the event you don't, it'll simply hold coming again to hang-out you, and sooner or later it'll do anything to you that you simply can't get out of."

Mags started his distinctive education as Nikolas' undercover associate and destiny secret agent for the crown. Disguised, they paintings at evening in a single of the seedier elements of Haven, the place Nikolas had manage a fake id as a pawnbroker and fence. Mags poses as his deaf-mute nephew, covertly observing and listening from at the back of the table. He used to be specifically strong on the trait that had stored him alive as a toddler laborer within the gem mine—ferreting out hidden motives.

Now Mags has graduated to a brand new position: Nikolas' associate and knowledge dealer. Mags channels his previous crafty self from the mines and discovers that he's rather strong at his new task. So strong, in truth, that Nikolas comes to a decision to allow him open the store by myself one scorching, summer time evening. Mags has slightly unlocked the store while every little thing is going black in a stunning flash of pain.

He wakes with an agonizing headache, certain, blindfolded, in a conveyance of a few variety. yet worst of all, he's head-blind. No Mindspeech—he can't even experience Dallen. And if he can't feel or listen Dallen, then not anyone can experience him. And if nobody can feel him, not anyone can come to his rescue.

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When at last Hazel had got him back to the ditch, he refused at first to go underground and Hazel had almost to push him down the hole. The sun set behind the opposite slope. The wind turned colder, with a scatter of rain, and in less than an hour it was dark. All color had faded from the sky: and although the big board by the gate creaked slightly in the night wind (as though to insist that it had not disappeared in the darkness, but was still firmly where it had been put), there was no passer-by to read the sharp, hard letters that cut straight as black knives across its white surface.

Evidently there were nesting holes in the sheer face below them, for as the light grew they saw three or four martins dart out over the stream and away into the fields beyond. In a short time one returned with his beak full, and they could hear the nestlings squeaking as he flew out of sight beneath their feet. The bank did not extend far in either direction. Upstream, it sloped down to a grassy path between the trees and the water. This followed the line of the river, which ran straight from almost as far away as they could see, flowing smoothly without fords, gravel shallows or plank bridges.

At this moment, as he was still wondering what to say to them, he suddenly realized that something had lightened his spirits. What could it be? A smell? A sound? Then he knew. Nearby, across the river, a lark had begun to twitter and climb. It was morning. A blackbird called one or two deep, slow notes and was followed by a wood pigeon. Soon they were in a gray twilight and could see that the stream bordered the further edge of the wood. On the other side lay open fields. 8. The Crossing The centurion ...

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