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The Bones of the Old Ones
The Bones of the Old Ones Howard Andrew Jones
 The Chronicle of Sword and Sand, 2

THE CHRONICLE OF SWORD & SAND: Baghdad, AD 790. Caliph Harun al-Rashid presides over the greatest metropolis on Earth, ruler of an empire that stretches from China to Byzantium. His exploits will be recorded in Alf Layla or, as we know it, The Book of One Thousand and One Nights. However, The Thousand and One Nights are silent on the deeds and adventures that befell two of the Caliph's subjects: the renowned scholar Dabir ibn Kahlil, and his shield and right hand, Asim el Abbas. For their story, we must turn to the Chronicle of Sand and Sword...

THE BONES OF THE OLD ONES: Amid the worst winter in living memory, a Persian noblewoman seeks sanctuary at the home of the scholar Dabir and his friend the swordsman Asim. She flees from a cabal of magi that ensorcelled her in their quest to track down ancient artifacts of tremendous power – the Bones of the Old Ones. Caught between the magi and a vengeful spirit intent on sheathing the world in ice, Dabir and Asim will have no choice but to ally with a deadly enemy...

Head of Zeus * Fantasy
01 Apr 2013 * 400pp * £4.99 * 9781781854655
REVIEWS
'Suspenseful and charming.'
Charlaine Harris
'Jones is a resurrector of classic sword-and-sorcery. Rich and brisk at the same time, just as it ought to be.'
Scott Lynch
'A grand and wonderful adventure – a cross between Sinbad and Indiana Jones.' Kevin J. Anderson.
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Howard Andrew Jones

Howard Andrew Jones
Howard Andrew Jones was the managing editor of BLACK GATE magazine and still regularly blogs for their website. He is currently at work on the third Chronicle of Sword and Sand, which will be published by HoZ at the end of 2013.
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