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Bones of the Dragon (Dragonships of Vindras) by Margaret Weis

By Margaret Weis

Welcome to the area of Dragonships!Skylan Ivorson is a sea-raider of the Vindras and at last turns into the executive of Chiefs of all Vindras clans, an honor he actually feels he merits as one that has been blessed by way of Skoval, the god of battle. yet occasionally a blessing is a curse in disguise.Skoval and the opposite historical gods are below siege from a brand new new release of gods who're hard them for the powers of production… and the single option to cease those brash interlopers lies in the mysterious and hidden 5 Bones of the Vektan Dragons.It may be as much as the Vindras humans, because the dragon-goddess’s champions, to adopt the hunt to get better all 5. The destiny of the outdated Gods and the Vindras rests on their recovery--for this isn't just a quest to save lots of the area. it's also a quest for redemption. packed with heroes and heroines old and young and exotic experience in a magic-forged global, this can be a sequence that totally illustrates the mastery of world-building and storytelling that has made Weis and Hickman into the bestselling fable co-authors of all time.

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Bones of the Dragon (Dragonships of Vindras)

Welcome to the realm of Dragonships! Skylan Ivorson is a sea-raider of the Vindras and at last turns into the manager of Chiefs of all Vindras clans, an honor he really feels he merits as person who has been blessed through Skoval, the god of warfare. yet occasionally a blessing is a curse in hide. Skoval and the opposite historical gods are below siege from a brand new new release of gods who're hard them for the powers of construction… and the one technique to cease those brash interlopers lies in the mysterious and hidden 5 Bones of the Vektan Dragons.

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Standing between ten and thirteen feet tall, ogres were massive, heavily muscled, and big-boned. Their heads were small and round, out of proportion to their hulking bodies. With their plump cheeks, small noses, large wide-set eyes, and pursed lips, ogres resembled human babies, and therefore the Vindrasi scornfully credited them with possessing the intellectual capacity of infants. Chasing Skylan’s dragonship all this distance required cunning, energy, intelligence, and skilled seamanship—none of which ogres possessed, or so the Vindrasi believed.

Oil lamps and candles provided light. The Chief’s Hall was similar to a longhouse, except that it was far larger and open, not divided into rooms. The hall was the heartbeat of the clan. All business was conducted in the hall, as were feasts and celebrations. Judgments and criminal trials were held here and the regular meetings of the family leaders and, as now, parleys with enemies. As was customary during a parley, four ogres and four Torgun warriors stood mutual guard outside the Chief’s Hall.

He lay in its blood and his own beneath the tree and dragged air into his burning lungs. He was dizzy, and now he felt the pain. He looked at his body to try to determine the extent of his injuries, but his clothes, ripped to ribbons, were sticking to the wounds, preventing him from judging their severity. His hands and arms were slashed, and blood and pain were everywhere. Garn knelt beside him, his own arms bloodied to the elbow. He did a swift battlefield assessment, cutting away the cloth of Skylan’s tight-fitting linen breeches and the long belted linen shirt.

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