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Thieves' World: Enemies of Fortune

Thieves' World

Edited by Lynn Abbey

Tor Books

Empires rise and fall, but Sanctuary lives on.
Sanctuary, a lawless city governed by evil forces, powerful magic, and political intrigue where survival is an unexpected bonus

A recent storm has left a ship filled with exotic cargo and arcane secrets wrecked off the shore of Sanctuary in this second of a new series of shared world anthologies that continues its story with tales of necromancers and assassins, urchins and knaves, and of course, thieves. This unexpected booty leads to boons and curses for the world-weary residents ... as well as the usual power struggle among factions wishing to take deadly advantage at any new turn of events.

All new stories by Lynn Abbey, Stephen Brust, C.J.Cherryh, Jeff Grubb, Mickey Zucker Reichert, Dennis McKiernan, Andrew Offutt, Robin Wayne Bailey, Diana Paxson, Jody Lynn Nye, Selina Rosen, and Jane Fancher.

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Thieves' World: Enemies of Fortune
Widowmaker 
 
C. J. Cherryh and Jane Fancher 
 
 
"Sail ho!" the cry was, and Capt. Jarez Camargen of the Widowmaker climbed to the masthead himself with his best glass, sweeping the dawn sea.A day and night of treacherous shifts and tricks, and now, with the wind off the starboard quarter, the Widowmaker's best sailing point, there she was, their chase, the Yenized ship Fortunate, sail above the horizon."Ho, Cap'n!" came from his lieutenant, below. "No longer quite as Fortunate, eh?"Camargen grinned, a wicked and wolfish
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On Thieves' World ™: Turning Points

"Thieves' World was a signal event in fantasy history ...(a) rich legacy of first rate story"
--New York Times bestselling author Raymond E.Feist

"Amusingly 'low' fantasy adventure, varied enough to appeal to those who have had their fill of Tolkien and want funnier, nastier stuff." -- Kirkus Reviews

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Edited by Lynn Abbey

  • Editor Lynn Abbey is the co-creator of Thieves' World (with Robert Lynn Asprin). She is the author of Sanctuary, an epic novel of Thieves' World, and lives in Leesberg, Florida.
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Thieves' World: Enemies of Fortune

Thieves' World

Edited by Lynn Abbey

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