Krondor: Jimmy and the Crawler (The Riftwar Legacy, Book 4)

By Raymond E. Feist

This sequence was once initially deliberate as a quintology, yet was once canceled after the 3rd e-book. even though, over a decade after the 3rd booklet, a fourth publication as released that tied up the plot. this is often that fourth book.

A really good new novella from the grasp of magic and experience. most sensible promoting writer Raymond E. Feist returns to town of Krondor and one in every of his such a lot enjoyed characters, Jimmy the Hand.

The Crawler: a reputation whispered in fear…

In the crime-ridden again alleys of Krondor a rival gang has sprung as much as threaten the Upright Man’s Mockers. Does the Crawler keep an eye on the rival gang? the place does his energy come from? And does it threaten the peace of the Kingdom?

James, own squire to Prince Arutha of Krondor, yet within the underworld often called the thief and trickster Jimmy the Hand, needs to shuttle to Kesh in conceal. There, operating with William, lieutenant of the prince’s loved ones shield and son of the magician Pug, and Jazhara, niece to the Keshian lord Hazara-Khan, he needs to try to unmask the mysterious Crawler and rid Krondor of his impression.

Show description

Quick preview of Krondor: Jimmy and the Crawler (The Riftwar Legacy, Book 4) PDF

Best Video Games books

Game Sound: An Introduction to the History, Theory, and Practice of Video Game Music and Sound Design (MIT Press)

A distinguishing characteristic of games is their interactivity, and sound performs a major position during this: a player's activities can set off discussion, sound results, ambient sound, and track. And but online game sound has been ignored within the transforming into literature on online game experiences. This ebook fills that hole, introducing readers to the various advanced features of online game audio, from its improvement in early video games to theoretical discussions of immersion and realism.

The Warcraft Civilization: Social Science in a Virtual World (MIT Press)

Global of Warcraft is greater than a online game. there is not any final target, no successful hand, no princess to be rescued. WoW is an immersive digital global within which characters needs to cope in a perilous surroundings, think identities, fight to appreciate and speak, learn how to use expertise, and compete for dwindling assets.

The Proteus Paradox: How Online Games and Virtual Worlds Change Us—And How They Don't

Proteus, the legendary sea god who may well adjust his visual appeal at will, embodies one of many supplies of on-line video games: the power to reinvent oneself. but population of digital worlds hardly ever accomplish that liberty, video game researcher Nick Yee contends. even though on-line video games evoke freedom and escapism, Yee indicates that digital areas perpetuate social norms and stereotypes from the offline global, rework play into exertions, and encourage racial scapegoating and superstitious considering.

Just Cause 2: Prima Official Game Guide (Prima Official Game Guides)

• innovations for each unmarried undertaking in Panau, together with how one can release all of them. • in achieving a hundred% crowning glory with our complete record of coordinates for all three hundred collectibles and masses extra! • Max out your apparatus and cars with our Black marketplace consultant in addition to the destinations of each unmarried improve half.

Additional info for Krondor: Jimmy and the Crawler (The Riftwar Legacy, Book 4)

Show sample text content

I might have you ever hear for me. ’ She cocked her head, yet stated not anything. ‘There’s a moneylender within the small marketplace through the Low Tide Gate, through the identify of Jacob. you'll move there and obtain a small sum which, may still somebody ask, was once owed to you by way of a shopper who became out to be sincere, if no longer well timed. ’ She smiled. ‘Then what? ’ ‘Buy anything lovely, possibly a brand new gown in a color except eco-friendly. a few bangles maybe, and the smallest dagger you'll find, that you should still secrete approximately your individual. ’ Her eyes narrowed much more. ‘And? ’ ‘Start having a look round for a place to open your individual tavern. ’ ‘Really? ’ Her eyebrows shot up. ‘What kind of spot? ’ ‘Away from the docks. I wouldn’t wish your present organisation to imagine you have been attempting to remove his enterprise. ’ She nodded. ‘Somewhere at the south aspect of the street, maybe midway among the caravanserai gate and the governor’s palace. ’ She used to be silent for it slow, then acknowledged, ‘Some vital humans are likely to congregate in these neighbourhoods, Jim. ’ ‘Indeed,’ stated James. ‘We’ll be between them, yet not anything too ostentatious. someplace one of the nice playing halls, brothels and palaces scattered one of the nicer institutions, we will open a modest hotel – the type the place people with their arms at the fringe of strength tend to want housing. ’ She nodded. ‘The kind of position a nobleman’s luggage grasp or a filthy rich merchant’s agent may well inn – the kind who could permit anything of word slip because of robust drink and a stunning lady to provoke. ’ ‘You’re a normal. ’ She frowned a little bit. ‘I were requested to hear yet no longer pay attention prior to, Jim. How risky is that this going to be? ’ ‘That depends upon who you’re now not listening to whereas you’re listening. Let’s say,’ he shrugged, ‘it may well expense you your lifestyles. ’ She pulled again a bit, and the emerging sunlight performed throughout her face and shoulders. ‘You understand how to allure a woman, Jim. If my life’s in danger, I belief you’ll make it worthy my whereas? ’ ‘Your lifestyles is in danger at any time when you carry a guy again the following. you recognize that in addition to I. You wouldn’t be the 1st lady in Durbin whose purchaser determined to pay with a blade rather than coin. I’ll make you extra gold within the following few years than you'll see in 5 lifetimes. ’ ‘And if I refuse? ’ ‘We by no means had this dialog, and that i imagine you’re clever adequate to not reason me hassle. ’ She nodded. ‘I may perhaps betray you. ’ ‘There’s an previous asserting here,’ stated James. ‘There are many holes within the desolate tract, yet there's regularly room for an additional. ’ ‘A probability? ’ ‘A final result. ’ ‘Let me imagine on it,’ she acknowledged. ‘I don't have any love for international locations nor males of rank, yet I do love gold. ’ ‘Smart,’ acknowledged James with a smile. ‘I shall merely come by means of as soon as, in 3 days’ time, and we will percentage a drink. in case you say not anything to me in this topic, we by no means had this dialogue. should you make a decision prior to, visit Jacob the moneylender and inform him your identify is Shareena. he'll have your gold. should still conditions warrant, i'd take pleasure in one other evening right here. ’ He kissed her speedy at the cheek and left, figuring out complete good that she will be on the moneylender’s stall inside an afternoon, on the such a lot, and to all intents and reasons, James of Krondor, court docket Knight to Prince Arutha, had simply demonstrated his first agent in a Keshian urban.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.60 of 5 – based on 8 votes