|By (author):||Sapkowski, Andrzej|
|Subject:||FICTION / Action & Adventure|
|FICTION / Fantasy / General|
|FICTION / Fantasy / Historical|
|Size:||8.25in x 5.50in x 1.00in|
|From The Publisher*||The Witcher returns in this sequel to Blood of Elves, in the series that inspired The Witcher video games.|
Geralt is a witcher: guardian of the innocent; protector of those in need; a defender, in dark times, against some of the most frightening creatures of myth and legend. His task, now, is to protect Ciri. A child of prophecy, she will have the power to change the world for good or for ill -- but only if she lives to use it.
A coup threatens the Wizard's Guild.War breaks out across the lands.A serious injury leaves Geralt fighting for his life...... and Ciri, in whose hands the world's fate rests, has vanished...
|Review Quote*||"New battle mechanics, a fantastic storyline, and a gritty setting make The Witcher one of the most engrossing, mature RPGs to arrive on the PC in years."-Gamespot.com on The Witcher video game|
|Review Quote*||"The Witcher delivers one of the most intense and rewarding role-playing experiences this year."-GT Reviews on The Witcher video game|
|Biographical Note||Andrzej Sapkowski was born in 1948 in Poland. He studied economy and business, but the success of his fantasy cycle about the sorcerer Geralt of Rivia turned him into a bestselling writer. He is now one of Poland's most famous and successful authors.|