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The Deceiver (Chaos Gate #1)

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After 60 years of peace between the forces of Order and Chaos, the birth of a young girl signals a new attempt by the creatures of Chaos to wrest control of the world. Continuing the story begun in her ''Time Master'' trilogy, Cooper spins a complex tale of magic and treachery in a world poised uncertainly between passion and reason.
Mass Market Paperback, 304 pages
Published December 1st 1990 by Spectra
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Ayelén Glasswen
Buen comienzo para la saga, creo que tiene lo que es indispensable para un primer tomo, te deja con ansias del segundo.
Los primeros capítulos me parecieron un poco lentos y desconcertantes, varias muertes inesperadas de personajes que parecían tener mucho más para dar. Pero hacia la mitad la revelación de la verdadera naturaleza de la protagonista pone todo lo demás en perspectiva (sólo era el marco de las líneas principales) y la trama se recupera.
De los portentos, que pareciera debieran abun
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This book & trilogy could have easily warranted only a 3 star rating, but Ygorla Morys is such a hot mess of a vilian it elevates the entire trilogy. I was reading on Louise Cooper's website where someone saw the cover art featuring her, and a friend wanted to know more about her. Cooper's comment was something like, you really don't, she's a bad girl. Not as good as the Time Master trilogy, but another fun story in the same world.
Lorie
Mar 22, 2015 Lorie rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
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Mediocre continuación para la sobresaliente saga de El Señor del tiempo. Me enganchó tan poco que no me leí las continuaciones.
David Davies
Nov 30, 2012 David Davies rated it it was ok
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The time master trilogy was enjoyable but this trilogy just didnt catch my attention the way that one did, still finished it but something was lacking...
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Louise Cooper was born in Hertfordshire in 1952. She began writing stories when she was at school to entertain her friends. She hated school so much, in fact—spending most lessons clandestinely writing stories—that she persuaded her parents to let her abandon her education at the age of fifteen and has never regretted it.

She continued to write and her first full-length novel was published when she
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