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Glen Cook

Born in 1944, Glen Cook grew up in northern California, served in the U.S. Navy, attended the University of Missouri, and was one of the earliest graduates of the well-known "Clarion" workshop SF writers. Since 1971 he has published a large number of Science Fiction and fantasy novels, including the "Dread Empire" series, the occult-detective "Garrett" novels, and the very popular "Black Company" sequence that began with the publication of The Black Company in 1984. Among his science fiction novels is A Passage at Arms. After working many years for General Motors, Cook now writes full-time. He lives near St. Louis, Missouri, with his wife Carol.

Glen Cook

Port of Shadows

Chronicles of The Black Company

Glen Cook
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Glen Cook, the father of Grimdark, returns to the Chronicles of the Black Company with a military fantasy adventure in Port of Shadows.

The soldiers of the Black Company...

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Working God's Mischief

Instrumentalities of the Night

Glen Cook
Tor/Forge
Tor Fantasy

Arnhand, Castauriga, and Navaya lost their kings. The Grail Empire lost its empress. The Church lost its Patriarch, though he lives on as a fugitive. The Night lost Kharoulke the Windwalker, an emperor...

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The Tower of Fear

Glen Cook
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

The City of Qushmarrah is uneasy under the rule of the Herodians —short, balding men whose armies would never have conquered the city had not the great and evil wizard Narkar been killed and sealed...

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Soldiers Live

Chronicles of The Black Company

Glen Cook
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

When sorcerers and demigods go to war, those wars are fought by mercenaries, "dog soldiers," grunts in the trenches. And the stories of those soldiers are the stories of Glen Cook's hugely popular...

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Water Sleeps

Chronicles of The Black Company

Glen Cook
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Regrouping in Taglios, the surviving members of the Black Company are determined to free their fellow warriors held in stasis beneath the glittering plain. Journey there under terrible conditions, they...

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She Is The Darkness

Chronicles of The Black Company

Glen Cook
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

The wind whines and howls with bitter breath. Lightning snarls and barks. Rage is an animate force upon the plain of glittering stone. Even shadows are afraid. At the heart of the plain stands a...

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Bleak Seasons

Chronicles of The Black Company

Glen Cook
Tor/Forge
Tor Fantasy

"Let me tell you who I am, on the chance that these scribblings do survive....I am Murgen, Standard bearer of the Black Company, though I bear the shame of having lost that standard in battle. I...

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The Black Company

Chronicles of The Black Company

Glen Cook
Tor/Forge
Tor Fantasy

Some feel the Lady, newly risen from centuries in thrall, stands between humankind and evil. Some feel she is evil itself. The hard-bitten men of the Black Company take their pay and do what they...

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Dreams of Steel

Chronicles of The Black Company

Glen Cook
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Dreams of Steel is Book 5 in Glen Cook's fantasy masterpiece, The Chronicles of the Black Company.

Croaker has fallen and, following the Company's disastrous defeat at Dejagore, Lady...

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Shadows Linger

Chronicles of The Black Company

Glen Cook
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

Mercenary soldiers in the service of the Lady, the Black Company stands against the rebels of the White Rose. They are tough men, proud of honoring their contracts. The Lady is evil, but so, too,...

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The White Rose

Chronicles of The Black Company

Glen Cook
Tor/Forge
Tor Books

She is the last hope of good in the war against the evil sorceress known as the Lady. From a secret base on the Plains of Fear, where even the Lady hesitates to go, the Black Company, once in service...

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The Silver Spike

Chronicles of The Black Company

Glen Cook
Tor/Forge
Tor Fantasy

...embedded in the trunk of the scion of the godtree, it contains the essence of the maddest of the Ten Who Were Taken...The Dominator. Defeated by the Lady and cast from this world, all that was...

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Shadow Games

Chronicles of The Black Company

Glen Cook
Tor/Forge
Tor Fantasy

After the devastating battle at the Tower of Charm, Croaker leads the greatly diminished Black Company south, in search of the lost Annals. The Annals will be returned to Khatovar, eight thousand...

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