Crown of Fire (Forgotten Realms: The Harpers, #9; Shandril's Saga, #2)
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Crown of Fire (Shandril's Saga #2)

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Adventurer on the Run!
Once Shandril was a humble kitchen maid.
Now she's one of the most powerful magic-users in the land.
And a lot of people want her dead.
The evil Zhentarim, the powerful Cult of the Dragon--all of them want her spellfire, and they'll kill whoever they must to get it. There's only one thing for Shandril to do: run. With the aid of Elminster of Shadowda...more
Mass Market Paperback, 375 pages
Published April 19th 1994 by TSR (first published April 1st 1994)
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Jesse
I didn't like this book as much as the first one, but I still like this series more than anything else I've read by this author.

This book had a lot of the same cool characters from the first book and a few new ones, namely the lord of Eveningstar, Tessaril and Mirt the Moneylender, a lord of Waterdeep.
There is not as much of Elminster, but he is definitely present.

In this book the number one villians are the Zhents. Manshoon is back, Fzoul is back, lots of Beholders, and some backstabbing within...more
Audrey Montague
i liked it alot. Its like a cross of the Rings trilogy, and King Arthur stories. If you like medieval fiction, you may like this trilogy. the author was a writer for the D&D games.
Andrew
A step up from "Spellfire" but it's a small step. Once again it's a simple story told in a very predictable way. Some of the dialog is quite amusing and at times rather touching but most falls flat and is overdone. I find myself far more interested in the background characters then the dull as dirt main character.
John
I found this book in the road in front of my house. I read it but I don't remember whether it was any good.
Justin
really didnt like this book very much, characters were weak, story wasnt well written and very hard to follow
Jill
I didn't enjoy this book near as much as I enjoyed Spellfire.
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Ed Greenwood is the creator of the Forgotten Realms fantasy world, which became the setting for his home D&D game in 1975. Play still continues in this long-running campaign, and Ed also keeps busy producing Realmslore for various TSR publications.

Ed has published over two hundred articles in Dragon magazine and Polyhedron newszine, is a lifetime charter member of the Role Playing Game Associa...more
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