Brand: Wizards of the Coast

Product Code: 9780786942466

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Biographical Note:
R.A. Salvatore is the New York Times best-selling author of more than forty novels, including the popular Forgotten Realms series The Legend of Drizzt. He's an avid gamer, father of three, and loyal citizen of Red Sox Nation. Residence: Massachusetts

Brief Description:
Previously published as book 1 of The Icewind Dale trilogy, 1988.

Marc Notes:
At head of title: Forgotten realms.;Previously published as book 1 of The Icewind Dale trilogy, 1988.

Publisher Marketing:
Now settled in Icewind Dale, Drizzt Do'Urden finds new friends, foes--and a young barbarian ward with the makings of a hero

With his days in the Underdark far behind him, drow ranger Drizzt Do'Urden sets down roots in the windswept Ten-Towns of Icewind Dale. A cold and unforgiving place, Ten-Towns sits on the brink of a catastrophic war, threatened by the barbarian tribes of the north.

It's in the midst of battle that a young barbarian named Wulfgar is captured and made the ward of Bruenor, a grizzled dwarf leader and a companion to Drizzt. With Drizzt's help, Wulfgar will grow from a feral child to a man with the heart of a dwarf, the instincts of a savage, and the soul of a hero. But it will take even more than that to defeat the corrupt wizard who wields the demonic power of Crenshininbon--the fabled Crystal Shard.

The Crystal Shard is first book in the Icewind Dale Trilogy and the fourth book in the Legend of Drizzt series.

Review Citations:
  • Ingram Advance 04/01/2005 pg. 66 (EAN 9780786936137, Hardcover)