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Lord of the Libraries (The Rover #3)

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In The Destruction of the Books, the Vault of All Known Knowledge was destroyed and its learned caretaker abducted, leaving the forces against darkness without resource and leadership.

The world as they know it and all that is good are now threatened by the same shadows that have oppressed the continent beyond the sea.

The only hope for enlightenment and salvation lies in a
Paperback, 384 pages
Published November 28th 2006 by Tor Fantasy (first published 2005)
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A.M. Reynwood
Apr 11, 2016 A.M. Reynwood rated it liked it
I must say, this is a good ending to The Rover trilogy and I enjoyed it very much. It was more engaging than The Destruction of the Books, holding much more of the adventure that I missed from the first book.

We finally get to learn more about Craugh, his history, and the part he had to play in how the world came to be as it is. I found it very interesting the connection he had with the main antagonist of the story, as well, though we don't learn of this until the last chapter.

The bulk of the s
Oct 24, 2009 Mike rated it liked it
Recommends it for: Anyone
Another entry in the Librarians Save the World genre. Admittedly, it is a small genre, with only a handful of books in it. This is a volume within a pretty well written, heroic/quest series. Because of which I do suggest you read them in order. Not that the author doesn't try to make each one accessible to a first time reader, but it does build on the prior books....

Not quite a JRRT book in complexity or invented world, but quite enjoyable as fantastic fiction.
Oct 13, 2012 Carol rated it it was amazing
This is one of the best book series i have read in a long time. i hope you will be writting some more. i like every thing about it. carol taylor. i would tell everyone to read the books.
Connie Easlick
Sep 07, 2010 Connie Easlick rated it really liked it
I read it too long ago to say much on it.

I do love the adventures.
May 08, 2008 Martha rated it liked it
Shelves: fantasy, adult
#3. A good finish to #2.
Jul 15, 2009 Alex rated it it was amazing
3rd book in the series, and it keeps getting better: characters are more revealed, new adventures await!

Parent rating: graphic fights, no indecency.
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Mel Odom is a bestselling writer for hire for Wizards of the Coast's Forgotten Realms, Gold Eagle's Mack Bolan, and Pocket's Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel book lines. His debut SF novel Lethal Interface made the Locus recommended list . The Rover was an Alyx Award winner. He has also written
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The Rover (4 books)
  • The Rover (#1)
  • The Destruction of the Books (The Rover #2)
  • The Quest for the Trilogy: A Rover Novel of Three Adventures (The Rover, #4)

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