Following THIEF'S MAGIC comes the second novel in the Millennium's Rule series - from international No. 1 bestselling fantasy phenomenon, Trudi Canavan.
International No. 1 bestselling author Trudi Canavan returns with the second novel in the MILLENNIUM'S RULE series - her most powerful and thrilling adventure yet.
Tyen trains students in the ways of magic, but his teaching may soon be outlawed. Rumour has it that the formidable ruler of all worlds, long believed to be dead, is back and is harshly enforcing his old laws - including the one forbidding schools of magic. As teachers and pupils flee, Tyen is left with no home and no purpose . . . except to fulfil the promise he made to Vella, the sorcerer imprisoned in a book. Tyen must decide what he is willing to do to free her.
Elsewhere, Rielle's peaceful new life as a tapestry weaver has been shattered by a local war. As defeat looms, the powerful Angel of Storms appears and invites Rielle to join the artists of his heavenly realm. But what will he require in return for this extraordinary offer?
Escape to a new world.
Discover the magic of Trudi Canavan.
A must for fans of Canavan's previous work and for fantasy fans in general - Press Association
Canavan brings the two very different worlds to vivid life, writes believable characters caught in dilemmas and leads the story to a satisfying climax while leaving room for future development - Guardian
It's easy to see why Trudi Canavan's novels so often make the bestseller lists. Her easy, flowing style makes for effortless reading . . . Delightful worldbuilding . . . Vivid and enjoyable - SFX
Rielle's story entrances . . . leaving readers eager for the next two volumes - Publishers Weekly
The world-building is tremendous. The magical system is sophisticated and fascinating - Striking Keys
Trudi Canavan lives in Melbourne, Australia. She has been making up stories about people and places that don't exist for as long as she can remember. While working as a freelance illustrator and designer she wrote the Black Magician Trilogy, published in 2001-3, which became a bestseller and nominated an 'Evergreen' by The Bookseller in 2010. The prequel, The Magician's Apprentice, won the Aurealis Award for Best Fantasy Novel in 2009 and the final of the sequel trilogy, The Traitor Queen, reached #1 on the UK Times Hardback bestseller list in 2011. The Millennium's Rule quartet concludes with Maker's Curse in 2020. For more info, visit www.trudicanavan.com.