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Product Code: 9780765348807

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Biographical Note:

Steven Erikson is an archaeologist and anthropologist and a graduate of the Iowa Writers' Workshop. His Malazan Book of the Fallen series, including The Crippled God, Dust of Dreams, Toll the Hounds and Reaper's Gale, have met with widespread international acclaim and established him as a major voice in the world of fantasy fiction. The first book in the series, Gardens of the Moon, was shortlisted for a World Fantasy Award. The second novel, Deadhouse Gates, was voted one of the ten best fantasy novels of 2000 by SF Site. He lives in Canada.



Marc Notes:
Originally published: New York: Bantam, 2001.; A Tom Doherty Associates book.; Includes an excerpt from the author's House of chains.


Review Quotes:

"Erikson ranks near the top of the epic fantasy pantheon." --Publishers Weekly (starred review) on Memories of Ice

"Homeric in scope and vision . . . Read and expect to be overpowered, not only by a story that never fails to thrill and entertain, but by a saga that lives up to its name, both intellectually and in its dramatic, visually rich and lavish storytelling." --SF Site on Memories of Ice



Publisher Marketing:

Marking the return of many characters from Gardens of the Moon and introducing a host of remarkable new players, Memories of Ice is both a momentous new chapter in Steven Erikson's magnificent epic fantasy and a triumph of storytelling.

The ravaged continent of Genabackis has given birth to a terrifying new empire: the Pannion Domin. Like a tide of corrupted blood, it seethes across the land, devouring all. In its path stands an uneasy alliance: Onearm's army and Whiskeyjack's Bridgeburners alongside their enemies of old--the forces of the Warlord Caladan Brood, Anomander Rake and his Tiste Andii mages, and the Rhivi people of the plains.

But ancient undead clans are also gathering; the T'lan Imass have risen. For it would seem something altogether darker and more malign threatens this world. Rumors abound that the Crippled God is now unchained and intent on a terrible revenge.



Review Citations:
  • Publishers Weekly 09/26/2005 pg. 67 (EAN 9780765314321, Hardcover) - *Starred Review
  • Voice of Youth Advocates 04/01/2006 pg. 59 (EAN 9780765314321, Hardcover)
  • Publishers Weekly 09/26/2005 pg. 67 (EAN 9780765310033, Paperback) - *Starred Review
  • Ingram Advance 11/01/2005 pg. 62 (EAN 9780765310033, Paperback)
  • Voice of Youth Advocates 04/01/2006 pg. 59 (EAN 9780765310033, Paperback)

Contributor Bio:  Erikson, Steven
Steven Erikson is an archaeologist and anthropologist and a graduate of the Iowa Writers' Workshop. His Malazan Book of the Fallen series, including The Crippled God, Dust of Dreams, Toll the Hounds and Reaper's Gale, have met with widespread international acclaim and established him as a major voice in the world of fantasy fiction. The first book in the series, Gardens of the Moon, was shortlisted for a World Fantasy Award. The second novel, Deadhouse Gates, was voted one of the ten best fantasy novels of 2000 by SF Site. He lives in Canada.