Pendragon (The Pendragon Cycle, Book 4) by Stephen R. Lawhead

By Stephen R. Lawhead

At the sunrise of his reign, a tender king needs to end up his greatness… or forfeit a realm.

Arthur is King—but darkest evil has descended upon Britain's shorelines in lots of guises. during this black time of plague and pestilence, Arthur's such a lot depended on counselor Myrddin—the warrior, bard, and kingmaker whom legend will identify Merlin—is himself to be verified on a magical trip via his personal awesome earlier. So the noble king needs to stand on my own opposed to a very good and poor adversary. for less than therefore can he actually win immortality—and the identify he'll treasure in particular others: Pendragon.

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By Stephen R. Lawhead

At the sunrise of his reign, a tender king needs to end up his greatness… or forfeit a realm.

Arthur is King—but darkest evil has descended upon Britain's shorelines in lots of guises. during this black time of plague and pestilence, Arthur's such a lot depended on counselor Myrddin—the warrior, bard, and kingmaker whom legend will identify Merlin—is himself to be verified on a magical trip via his personal awesome earlier. So the noble king needs to stand on my own opposed to a very good and poor adversary. for less than therefore can he actually win immortality—and the identify he'll treasure in particular others: Pendragon.

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Johannes Robin, formerly Rabinowich, was making money again, though on a far more modest scale than that which he had known in Germany. Johannes didn’t sell anything to Nazis or Fascists—he left that to his long-time partner, Robbie, who had a stronger stomach. Johannes was tireless in reading newspapers and technical journals, watching out for large-scale business enterprises which perhaps had never realized how they might speed up their work by the use of airplanes. A greatly changed Johannes Robin from the eager and rather egotistical person whom Lanny Budd had happened to meet on a railroad train in Europe nearly a quarter of a century ago.

In America it was supposed to be “sporting” to take divorce lightly and remain friends; and Irma, as an American, would take that right. Nobody, save perhaps the rector of Wickthorpe parish, would be shocked to meet her ladyship’s first husband at dinner in her home; and Fanny Barnes would take the rector off, explain matters to him, and require him to show a true Christian spirit. For heaven’s sake, let him get away with it, and don’t say a word, don’t even frown, but make him feel that he is the most appreciated of personalities!

One hour every morning she sat for him; not being a chatty person, she sat for the most part in silence, considering whether the armor room of the castle should be left in its present gloomy condition, or should be done over in batik or something else cheerful. Irma was only twenty-seven, but had lived a great deal, so she considered; she had come close to those satanic forces, and been shocked to the depths of her otherwise placid being; she hated them, and knew that she was going to devote her influence, social and political as well as financial, to combat them.

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