#1 New York Times bestselling author Terry Goodkind continues the Sword of Truth fantasy epic in the Richard and Kahlan novels, as ancient prophecies arise that threaten the heroes and the better world they created.
A mysterious omen machine, hidden deep underground for millennia, has awoken, issuing a series of increasingly alarming, if minor, portents. The omens turn out to be astonishingly accurate, and ever more ominous.
As the wizard Zedd Zu’l Zorander tries to figure out how to destroy the sinister device, the machine issues a cataclysmic omen involving Richard and Kahlan, foretelling an impending event beyond anyone’s ability to stop…
Terry Goodkind (1948-2020) is a #1 New York Times bestselling author. His books include the multi-volume epic fantasy Sword of Truth series -- beginning with Wizard’s First Rule, the basis for the television show Legend of the Seeker -- and related series Richard and Kahlan and The Nicci Chronicles.
Goodkind was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska, where he also attended art school. Alongside a career in wildlife art, he was also a cabinetmaker and a violin maker, and did restoration work on rare and exotic artifacts from around the world. In the 1990s he relocated to Nevada, where, when not writing novels, he was a racing-car enthusiast.