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In the World of Hyboria

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Book 1: The wizard Ottin'bar is bent upon conquest. He has murdered, tortured, and stolen his way into power. Now he marches to battle with an army of the dead. In his possession is a staff of magic that bore a curse, a curse that landed on the heads of two Cimmerians who were paid with poison, and abandonment.

Maybe it was fate, or the will of the gods, or just good plann
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Kindle Edition, 90 pages
Published September 2nd 2012 by BoarerPitchford
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Lawrence BoarerPitchford
Sep 10, 2012 rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
Well, of course I love this book, because I wrote it. Having said that, it is a work of fan-fiction using the world that Robert E. Howard created for his Conan stories. I read the Conan short stories as a youth and again a few years ago. To me they are as good a work of barbarian fantasy as one can get. I hope that my homage to him in this 10 chapter novella does his world of Hyboria justice.

The book is two stories (5 chapters each) centered around the three characters Grimface the wizard, and
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Aaron
Sep 12, 2012 rated it really liked it
Very quick read, which is perfect for me. Two knuckle-dragging yet tactical barbarians and a wizard on a taxing adventure. Plenty of mischief and action abound this story. A little shortsighted on plot but overall a very good read.
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