On the world called Hyperion, beyond the law of the Hegemony of Man, there waits the creature called the Shrike There are those who worship it There are those who fear it And there are those who have vowed to destroy it In the Valley of the Time Tombs, where huge, brooding structures move backwa
In August 1358, the Dowager Queen Isabella, mother of King Edward III, lies dying When death comes, she is buried next to her lover Roger Mortimer in Greyfriars, but violence continues and Nicholas Chirke, an honest young lawyer, is called in to investigate the strange events following her death.
As night sets in, Chaucer s weary pilgrims find themselves in a Kent copse, rud to be haunted Huddling around the fire, they persuade the Clerk of Oxford to tell a ghostly tale of love and death that will further chill their blood
A retelling of The Canterbury Tales
They set off on an April morning with the rain dripping from the branches Even with the rain, they were glad to be on their way priests, nuns, tradesmen, men from the city, all pilgrims on the road to Canterbury To pass the long journey they told each other stories of magic and trickery, of anim
This funny, touching novel is a modern day retelling of the Canterbury Tales, following a group of unlikely friends on the Dale Earnhardt Memorial Pilgrimage The Number Three Pilgrims travel to several of the sites of prominent victories of the late NASCAR legend and North Carolina native In the
When a medieval knight, Gilbert Savage, learns from his dying squire the true nature of his heritage and his father s disgraceful death, he vows to avenge his family s name.