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Blood of the Underworld

(2012)
(The first book in the Watcher's Blade series)
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"You told me I would inspire fear from the shadows, yet you would be the light to banish all shadows. You still can. Be stronger than them. Be stronger than any of us. Prove to Veldaren that you can stand against the darkness, without mask or cloak, and live."

Haern is the King's Watcher, born an assassin only to become the city of Veldaren's protector against the thief guilds.

When Lord Victor Kane attacks the city, determined to stamp out the thief guilds in revenge for past crimes, foreign guilds pour into the city to take advantage of the chaos in an attempt to overthrow the current lords of the underworld. And when a mysterious killer known as the Widow begins mutilating thieves, paranoia spreads until it engulfs the city.

Haern knows someone is behind the turmoil, pulling strings, and if he doesn't find out who, and soon, his beloved city will burn.

Genre: Fantasy

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Paperback Editions

May 2012 : USA Paperback
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Title: Blood of the Underworld
Author(s): David Dalglish
ISBN: 1-4751-3041-4 / 978-1-4751-3041-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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