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Horizon

Horizon

(2009)
(The fourth book in the Sharing Knife series)
A novel by

 
In a world where malices - remnants of ancient magic - can erupt with life-destroying power, only soldier-sorcerer Lakewalkers have mastered the ability to kill them. But Lakewalkers keep their uncanny secrets - and themselves - from the farmers they protect, so when patroller Dag Redwing Hickory rescued farmer girl Fawn Bluefield, neither expected to fall in love, join their lives in marriage, or defy both their kin to seek new solutions to the perilous split between their peoples.

As Dag's maker abilities have grown, so has his concern about who - or what - he is becoming. At the end of a great river journey, Dag is offered an apprenticeship to a master groundsetter in a southern Lakewalker camp. But as his understanding of his powers deepens, so does his frustration with the camp's rigid mores with respect to farmers. At last, he and Fawn decide to travel a very different road - and find that along it, their disparate but hopeful company increases.

Fawn and Dag see that their world is changing, and the traditional Lakewalker practices cannot hold every malice at bay forever. Yet for all the customs that the couple has challenged thus far, they will soon be confronted by a crisis exceeding their worst imaginings, one that threatens their Lakewalker and farmer followers alike. Now the pair must answer in earnest the question they've grappled with since they killed their first malice together: When the old traditions fail disastrously, can their untried new ways stand against their world's deadliest foe?

 
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Hardback Editions

January 2009 : USA Hardback
Title: Horizon (The Sharing Knife, Book 4)
Author(s): Lois McMaster Bujold
ISBN: 0-06-137536-5 / 978-0-06-137536-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harper Voyager
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Paperback Editions

January 2010 : USA Mass Market Paperback
Title: The Sharing Knife, Volume Four: Horizon (The Sharing Knife series)
Author(s): Lois McMaster Bujold
ISBN: 0-06-137537-3 / 978-0-06-137537-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harper Voyager
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Audio Editions

August 2009 : USA Audio CD
Title: Horizon (The Sharing Knife: Vol. 4)
Author(s): Lois McMaster Bujold
ISBN: 1-4332-3595-1 / 978-1-4332-3595-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

August 2009 : USA Audio edition
Title: The Sharing Knife, Vol. 4: Horizon
Author(s): Lois McMaster Bujold
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Availability: Amazon   

August 2009 : UK Audio edition
Title: The Sharing Knife, Vol. 4: Horizon
Author(s): Lois McMaster Bujold
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Availability: Amazon UK   

August 2009 : USA Audio Cassette
Title: Horizon (The Sharing Knife: Vol. 4)(Library Edition)
Author(s): Lois McMaster Bujold
ISBN: 1-4332-3592-7 / 978-1-4332-3592-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

August 2009 : USA Audio CD
Title: Horizon (The Sharing Knife: Vol. 4) (Library Edition) (Sharing Knife (Audio))
Author(s): Lois McMaster Bujold
ISBN: 1-4332-3593-5 / 978-1-4332-3593-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

August 2009 : USA MP3 CD
Title: Horizon (The Sharing Knife: Vol. 4)(Library Edition) (Sharing Knife (Audio))
Author(s): Lois McMaster Bujold
ISBN: 1-4332-3596-X / 978-1-4332-3596-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

May 2011 : UK Kindle edition
Title: The Sharing Knife: Horizon (The Sharing Knife Series Book 4)
Author(s): Lois McMaster Bujold
Publisher: Spectrum Literary Agency, Inc.
Availability: Amazon UK   

October 2009 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
Title: Horizon (The Sharing Knife, Book 4) (The Wide Green World Series)
Author(s): Lois McMaster Bujold
Publisher: HarperCollins e-books
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