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By Michael J. Sullivan

A expensive good friend is brutally overwhelmed. thieves wish solutions. Riyria is born.
For greater than a yr Royce Melborn has attempted to put out of your mind Gwen DeLancy, the girl who kept him and his companion Hadrian Blackwater from yes dying. not able to get her out of his brain, the 2 thieves go back to Medford yet obtain a really diversified reception -- Gwen refuses to work out them. The sufferer of abuse via a strong noble, she suspects Royce will forget about any threat and search revenge. via turning the thieves away, Gwen hopes to guard them once extra. What she does not discover is what the 2 are able to, yet she's approximately to discover out.

The Rose and the Thorn is the second one booklet within the Riyria Chronicles, a prequel sequence that includes the early adventures of Royce Melborn and Hadrian Blackwater. occurring twelve years ahead of the occasions in Michael J. Sullivan's bestselling The Riyria Revelations, the books may be loved both so as of booklet or chronological order.

Publication Order
  • Theft of Swords (Riyria Revelations #1 & #2): contains The Crown Conspiracy & Avempartha
  • Rise of Empire   (Riyria Revelations #3 & #4): contains Nyphron Rising & The Emerald Storm
  • Heir of Novron  (Riyria Revelations #5 & #6): contains Wintertide & Percepliquis
  • The Crown Tower (Riyria Chronicles #1)
  • The Rose and the Thorn (Riyria Chronicles #2)
  • The demise of Dulgath (Riyria Chronicles #3)

Chronological Order

  • The Crown Tower (Riyria Chronicles #1)
  • The Rose and the Thorn (Riyria Chronicles #2)
  • The dying of Dulgath (Riyria Chronicles #3)
  • Theft of Swords (Riyria Revelations #1 & #2): contains The Crown Conspiracy & Avempartha
  • Rise of Empire   (Riyria Revelations #3 & #4): contains Nyphron Rising & The Emerald Storm
  • Heir of Novron  (Riyria Revelations #5 & #6): contains Wintertide & Percepliquis

Other Books by way of Michael J. Sullivan

  • Hollow World (2014 - stand on my own technological know-how fiction)
  • Age of Myth (2016 - Legends of the 1st Empire #1)

Lists and Nominations

  • 2013 Audie Award Finalist
  • 2012 Shadowhawk's color better of the Best
  • 2012 Audible's 5-star the easiest of Everything
  • 2012 MathiasCavanaugh best 10 Books
  • 2012 AudioBookaneers favourite Listens, Runner up 
  • 2012 Audible's better of 2012 Editor's Picks 
  • 2011 Library Journal's most sensible Books for Fantasy/Sci-Fi
  • 2011 merely the easiest technology Fiction and Fantasy's most sensible 10
  • 2011 top myth Releases via Barnes and Noble Blog

Contact Information

  • Twitter: @author_sullivan
  • Website: michaelsullivan-author.com
  • Facebook (author): facebook.com/michael.james.sullivan
  • Facebook (series): facebook.com/riyria
  • email: [email protected]

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