The Book of Jhereg (Paperback)

By Steven Brust

Ace, 9780441006151, 480pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 1999

List Price: 17.00*
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The first three fantastical adventures of assassin Vlad Taltos—now in one volume.

A welcome addition to any fantasy fan's library, The Book of Jhereg follows the antics of the wise-cracking Vlad Taltos and his dragon-like companion through their first three adventures—Jhereg, Yendi, and Teckla.

There are many ways for a young man with quick wits and a quick sword to advance in the world. Vlad Taltos chose the route of assassin. From his rookie days to his selfless feats of heroism, the dauntless Vlad will hold readers spellbound—and The Book of Jhereg will take its place among the classic compilations in fantasy.

About the Author

Steven Brust is the author of Good GuysDragonIssola, the New York Times bestsellers Dzur and Tiassa, and many other fantasy novels. He lives in Minneapolis.

Praise For The Book of Jhereg

Praise for Steven Brust and the Vlad Taltos Novels

“This whole series is entertaining and worth reading!”—Locus

“Steven Brust isn't afraid to stretch the boundaries of contemporary commercial fantasy.”—Newsday

“Hard to put to read!”—OtherRealms

“Engaging...written with a light touch...good stuff!”—Publishers Weekly

“Imagine James Bond in a world of magic...exciting!”—VOYA