Redoubt (Hardcover)

Book Four of the Collegium Chronicles (A Valdemar Novel) (Valdemar: Collegium Chronicles #4)

By Mercedes Lackey

DAW, 9780756407452, 336pp.

Publication Date: October 2, 2012

List Price: 25.95*
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Description

Mags, a young Herald trainee in Haven, the capital city of the kingdom of Valdemar, has talents not commonly found in Herald trainees. Recognizing this, the King's Own Herald decides to train Mags as a spy in order to uncover the secrets of a mysterious new enemy who has taken an interest in Mags himself. Why is the even deeper mystery. The answers can only be found in the most unexpected corners of Mags' past...assuming he can live long enough to find them.


About the Author

Mercedes Lackey is a full-time writer and has published numerous novels and works of short fiction, including the best-selling Heralds Of Valdemar series. She is also a professional lyricist and a licensed wild bird rehabilitator. She lives in Oklahoma with her husband, artist Larry Dixon, and their flock of parrots. She can be found at mercedeslackey.com.


Praise For Redoubt: Book Four of the Collegium Chronicles (A Valdemar Novel) (Valdemar: Collegium Chronicles #4)

“Returning to her beloved Valdemar universe, Lackey opens her new series at a pivotal time in the history of Valdemar, when the education of Heralds is changing and dangers from other lands are felt in the court and on the training field. Series fans will enjoy the variations on a familiar theme, while enough information is presented for first-timers to discover a world of high adventure and individual courage. Highly recommended.” — Library Journal

“A real page-turner…. Outstanding characters, especially Mags, will greatly please Valdemar fans.” — Booklist

“Has everything you’d expect in a Valdemar book…and it’s wonderful.” — Romantic Times

“Recalls Lackey's earliest Valdemar books... a worthy entry in the overall saga.” — Publishers Weekly