The Gate of the Cat (Witch World Series 1: The Estcarp by Andre Norton

By Andre Norton

Few authors have accomplished such renown as global myth lifestyles fulfillment honoree and technology Fiction Writers of the US Grand grasp Andre Norton. With the affection of readers and the compliment of critics, Norton’s books have bought hundreds of thousands of copies worldwide.

Come. Step via an historic arch within the Scottish highlands—and right into a international past all earthly percentages . . .

Where fearsome creatures abound and witches rule supreme. Where a gleaming jewel contains a wierd and remarkable power. Where the terrifying forces of the darkish ravage the countryside.

And the place a tender Earth girl named Kelsie McBlair holds the foremost to Witch World’s destiny. Trapped in a extraordinary internet of technology and sorcery, she on my own can pierce the savage middle of evil . . . by means of confronting the lord of the darkish himself!

Show description

Read or Download The Gate of the Cat (Witch World Series 1: The Estcarp Cycle, Book 8) PDF

Best fantasy books

Naked Empire (Sword of Truth, Book 8)

Eginning with Wizard's First Rule and carrying on with with six next masterpieces, Terry Goodkind has delighted and awed thousands of readers around the globe. Now Goodkind returns with a sweeping experience of epic intrigue, violent clash, and terrifying peril for the attractive Kahlan Amnell and her husband, the heroic Richard Rahl, the Sword of fact.

The Resurrection Fields (The Promises of Dr. Sigmundus, Book 3)

“Keaney's concoction of sci-fi, horror, and delusion is remarkably potent. Sigmundus is a villain who will hang-out readers. ”—The Bulletin

Beginning the place ebook 2, The Cracked reflect, left off, this finale to the guarantees of Dr. Sigmundus trilogy takes readers into strange nation-states with fanciful creatures, carrying on with its signature exploration of the cost of freedom and self-determination. concentrating on the continued struggles of its teenaged protagonists, Dante and Bea, it's a trip right away exciting and considerate, with lots to supply for natural interpreting amusement and ebook dialogue. This trilogy is pleasurable for myth fanatics but in addition available to the less-than-hardcore style fanatic.

Dragon Wing (The Death Gate Cycle, Book 1)

Preeminent storytellers Margaret Weis and Tracy Hickman have redefined epic fable. because the booklet in their Dragonlance sequence, thousands of readers have loved their resourceful world-building, wealthy characterization, and complex storylines. Now those bestsellingauthors convey their abilities to at least one of the main cutting edge fable creations ever in Dragon Wing, the 1st quantity within the dying Gate Cycle.

The Sentinel (The Sentinel, Book 5)

Within the 5th booklet of the multi-author Sundering sequence, big apple instances best-selling writer Troy Denning sends an embittered paladin, Kleef Kenric, on a quest to forestall evil forces from making the most of the chaos rolling around the land of Faerûn and claiming dominion over the whole lot of the nation-states.

Additional info for The Gate of the Cat (Witch World Series 1: The Estcarp Cycle, Book 8)

Example text

Kahlan scooped up the leggy bundle and returned it to its tail-wagging mother. As she lay down beside Richard, Kahlan saw the dark shape of Jennsen curl up by Betty and collect the twins in the tender bed of her arms, where they quickly settled down. Richard leaned over and gently kissed Kahlan's lips. " He laughed softly and kissed her forehead before lying on his side, away from her. She had been expecting an intimate promise, or at least a lighthearted remark. Kahlan curled up behind him and rested a hand on his shoulder.

He passed a suspicious look among the three women as they approached, but apparently thought better of saying anything. As Kahlan sat close at Richard's side, Tom offered him the first chunk he sliced from a long length of sausage. When Richard declined, Kahlan accepted it. Tom sliced off another piece and passed it to Cara and then another to Friedrich. Jennsen had gone to the wagon to search through her pack. Kahlan thought that maybe she just wanted to be alone a moment to collect herself. Kahlan knew how harsh her words had sounded, but she couldn't allow herself to do Jennsen the disservice of coddling her with pleasing lies.

Chapter 5 As tired as she was, it was a marvelous sensation being beside Richard and letting herself go, letting her concerns and worries go for the time being, and so effortlessly sinking into sleep. But the sleep seemed only just started when she woke to find Cara gently shaking her shoulder. Kahlan blinked up at the familiar silhouette standing over her. She ached to go back to sleep, to be left alone to be so wonderfully asleep again. " Kahlan asked. Cara nodded. " Kahlan glanced over her shoulder as she sat up, seeing that Richard was still fast asleep.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.85 of 5 – based on 4 votes