For the first time in trade paperback, In the Eye of Heaven, book one of David Keck's highly acclaimed, gritty epic fantasy trilogy, the Tales of Durand.
After fourteen years of grueling training for knighthood, fate snatched Durand Col's inheritance from him. He's willing to sell his sword to the highest bidder to forge a name for himself in an unforgiving, brutal, and bloody world.
Durand will commit atrocities he never imagined.
Dark conspiracies run through the kingdom—the oaths keeping long-banished monsters a bay begin to unravel. it may fall to Durand to save the world of Man . . .
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In The News
“Deftly told…. A gritty medieval fantasy full of enchantment.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review) on In the Eye of Heaven
“A powerful and assured debut.” —Jacqueline Carey, bestselling author of Kushiel's Dart, on In the Eye of Heaven
“The debut of an exceptional series, revealing the mythical depth and resonance possible within the genre of fantasy--a rare feat these days.” —Steven Erikson on In the Eye of Heaven
“A very intelligent book, with a hero who starts out as raw and physical as the world in which he finds himself but who proves able to use his mind to get out of the situations his body's gotten him into.” —David Drake on In the Eye of Heaven