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The Sacred Band

(2011)
(The third book in the Acacia Trilogy series)
A novel by

 
 
With the first two books in the Acacia Trilogy, Acacia and The Other Lands, David Anthony Durham has created a vast and engrossing canvas of a world in turmoil, where the surviving children of a royal dynasty are on a quest to realize their fates - and perhaps right ancient wrongs once and for all. As The Sacred Band begins, one of them, Queen Corinn, bestrides the world as a result of her mastery of spells found in the ancient Book of Elenet. Her younger brother, Dariel, has been sent on a perilous mission to the Other Lands, while her sister, Mena, travels to the far north to confront an invasion of the feared race of the Auldek. Their separate trajectories will converge in a series of world-shaping, earth-shattering battles, all rendered with vividly imagined detail and in heroic scale.

David Anthony Durham concludes his tale of kingdoms in collision in an exciting fashion. His fictional world is at once realistic and fantastic, informed with an eloquent and distinctively Shakespearean sensibility.

Genre: Fantasy    Get it on Google Play

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Used availability for David Anthony Durham's The Sacred Band

Hardback Editions

October 2011 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Sacred Band: Book Three of the Acacia Trilogy
Author(s): David Anthony Durham
ISBN: 0-307-73968-6 / 978-0-307-73968-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Doubleday
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Paperback Editions

April 2012 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Sacred Band: The Acacia Trilogy, Book Three
Author(s): David Anthony Durham
ISBN: 0-307-94715-7 / 978-0-307-94715-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Anchor
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


January 2012 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Sacred Band: The Acacia Trilogy, Book Three
Author(s): David Anthony Durham
ISBN: 0-307-73960-0 / 978-0-307-73960-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Anchor
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Audio Editions

October 2011 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Sacred Band: Book Three of the Acacia Trilogy
Author(s): David Anthony Durham
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon CA   


October 2011 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Sacred Band: Book Three of the Acacia Trilogy
Author(s): David Anthony Durham
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

October 2011 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Sacred Band: The Acacia Trilogy, Book Three
Author(s): David Anthony Durham
Publisher: Anchor
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA