Baptism of Fire (The Witcher, Book 3) by Andrzej Sapkowski

By Andrzej Sapkowski

The Wizards Guild has been shattered by means of a coup and, within the uproar, Geralt was once heavily injured. The Witcher is meant to be a mum or dad of the blameless, a protector of these in want, a defender opposed to strong and hazardous monsters that prey on males in darkish instances.

But now that darkish instances have fallen upon the realm, Geralt is helpless till he has recovered from his accidents.

While warfare rages throughout the entire lands, the way forward for magic is lower than risk and people sorcerers who live on are made up our minds to guard it. It's an most unlikely state of affairs during which to discover one woman - Ciri, the heiress to the throne of Cintra, has vanished - till a rumor locations her within the Niflgaard courtroom, getting ready to marry the Emperor.

Injured or no longer, Geralt has a rescue challenge on his arms.

This is the 3rd of the Witcher novels by way of Andrzej Sapkowski.

Translation via David French.

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