The Adversaries (The Return of Ravana #2)

Author(s): David Hair

Young Adult Fiction

'Genuinely dark and unsettling ...The story-telling within the novel is outstanding' - The Historical Novel Society on The Pyre, book 1 of the Return of Ravana. A thrilling timeslip historical fantasy from award-winning author David Hair. Mumbai, 2010 Everyone's talking about Swayamvara Live! This brand-new TV reality show is recreating the ages-old custom where young men compete for the hand of a noble bride. In this case, the bride is Bollywood stunner Sunita Ashoka, who is pledged to marry the man who wins the on-screen contest. For Vikram Khandavani, it's a chance to draw out his nemesis Ravindra, the reincarnated sorcerer-king - but he's taking a deadly gamble. Delhi, 1175 King Prithviraj Chauhan is about to storm the swayamvara of the beautiful Sanyogita - but he's not the only one fixated on the bride-to-be: Ravindra-Raj is coming too, and he's riding at the side of a fierce invader. Only Chand Bardai, in another life known as Aram Dhoop, the Poet of Mandore, stands between Ravindra and all the thrones of India. The Adversaries is the sequel to The Pyre and the second book in award-winning author David Hair's Return of Ravana series.

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David Hair is an award-winning writer of fantasy for adult and YA readers. He was born in New Zealand and travelled widely, and after spending time in Britain, then India, he now lives in Auckland, New Zealand, with his wife. His epic fantasy sagas The Moontide Quartet and The Sunsurge Quartet, and his YA series The Return of Ravana, are published by Jo Fletcher Books.

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  • : 9780857053619
  • : Quercus
  • : Quercus
  • : 0.27
  • : December 2016
  • : 198mm X 126mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : November 2016
  • : books

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  • : David Hair
  • : Paperback
  • : en
  • : 823.92
  • : 400