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Magician Kingsley Ward travels to the mysterious world called Demimonde in an effort to redeem himself after his first performance ends in disaster and his father is abducted, and he soon finds himself the target of two warring factions.
For young adults.
|Series||The extraordinaires -- bk. 1, Extraordinaires -- bk. 1.|
|LC Classifications||PZ7.P949656 Ex 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||376 pages ;|
|Number of Pages||376|
From Book 1: He stood on the Observation Lounge looking out at the vista of stars, waiting to die. In the midth century the galaxy is split between 2 superpowers, the Colonial Confederation and the Elysium Alliance who are locked in a never ending cold war. His most recent series are The Chronicles of Krangor for younger readers and The Laws of Magic for older readers. Michael is currently writing books in a new series, The Extraordinaries. The Extraordinaries: The Extinction Gambit Random House Books Author: Michael Pryor ISBN: Price: $
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stars Michael Pryor’s The Extinction Gambit, book one of the EXTRAORDINAIRES series, is not the best book I’ve read this year. But it does have the best pithy plot summary uttered by a character: "So the Olympic Games are being jeopardized by a band of evil sorcerers who want my brain,” Kingsley said, “while I try to find my foster father who may have been abducted by creatures /5.
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The extinction gambit. [Michael Pryor] -- The intriguing beginning of a brilliant new fantasy trilogy from the master of magic, Michael Pryor. Kingsley Ward is in dire trouble.
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The Extinction Gambit begins Kingsley Ward’s wolfishness was a problem. If it weren’t the howling, it was the occasional desire to bite boorish people, which. The Extinction Gambit by Michael Pryor. Reviewed by Holly Harper, Readings Carlton. 6 Dec If I was to tell you that there was a book that contained an escapologist raised by wolves, a beautiful albino juggler (who also happens to be a mechanical genius), ancient malevolent sorcerers who inhabit the bodies of children, and Neanderthals who.
The Extinction Gambit The Extraordinaires Book 1 by Michael Pryor Random House Australia. Time travel, immortal sorcerers, Neanderthals, werewolves, steampunkish science, magical underworlds, the Olympics, and variety acts; there’s a lot going on in this book perhaps too much.
Michael's most recent books include The Chronicles of Krangor series for younger readers, The Laws of Magic series and The Extraordinaires series for older readers, Praise for The Extraordinaires 1: The Extinction Gambit.
A brilliant, brilliant novel by Michael Pryor. Full of wit, adventure and edge of the seat thrills. The Extraordinaires 1: The Extinction Gambit.
Michael Pryor; Formats & editions. EBook. Michael's most recent books include The Chronicles of Krangor series for younger readers, The Laws of Magic series and The Extraordinaires series for older readers, as well as 10 Futures.
1 quote from The Extinction Gambit (The Extraordinaires, #1): ‘Is it safe. Evadne the heart of the lair of prehistoric people who eat humans?. It's one of those books that tries to sum up a life - the regrets, secrets and clutter - and in doing so makes you reflect on your own. The theme of extinction was brilliantly utilised in many different ways.
I found the first third of the book quite hard going but once it hits its stride I was completely absorbed/5(). Lee "The Extraordinaires 1: The Extinction Gambit" por Michael Pryor disponible en Rakuten Kobo. The intriguing beginning of a brilliant new fantasy trilogy from the. The Extinction Gambit by Michael Pryor.
The extraordinaires 1. Random House Australia, ISBN Highly recommended. The Extraordinaires is another clever and entertaining novel by Michael Pryor, full of wit, adventure and edge of the seat thrills. True to its name, this book is peopled with extraordinary characters: from our.
As one can see, there’s a lot going on in The Extinction Gambit, and that’s before we get to the London Summer Olympics, the time machine, hybrid rat-robots, secret lairs, the Great Fire of London inand the potential extinction of all homo sapiens. Extinction, it seems, could come from multiple directions, perhaps even simultaneously, and the brave lone survivor becomes one of many in a team of extinction explorers.
Characters, mystery and plot take on a computer game-like feel, as the t Gary Gibson’s the Extinction Game starts with a wonderfully imagined frozen world where one man /5(84).
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