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Age of Conan: Scion of the Serpent (Age of Conan Hyborian Adventures: Heretic of Stygia #1)

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Anok Wati, a young warrior of the streets, strikes a pact with an ancient and forbidden god who gives him a seemingly impossible task. To unravel the mysteries of the past and avenge his father's death, Anok must join the sinister cult of the snake-god Set--and destroy them from within.
ebook, 288 pages
Published September 27th 2005 by Ace Books (first published 2005)
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Derek
At one point a character proposes a risky trade/theft expedition to obtain a supply of expensive birth control directly from its source, subverting the various monopolies. It would be perfect for the setting, adventurous, self-serving, intricate in logistics, and hugely lucrative to those involved. And I found myself wishing to follow that journey instead of this one.

Like Blood of Wolves I never really warmed to the story, the characters, or the arc of the series. The magic was too non-Howardian
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Rafael
Apr 19, 2013 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
muy flojo, me ha costado un mundo terminarlo, aunque se anima un poco al final
Feather Mista
Dec 13, 2010 marked it as to-read  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Veremos...
Recommended to Feather by: Que me salió 10$ cada uno.
Me lo compré en la edición española de Timunmas. Seguro la suba hoy o mañana. (Ejem... Bueno, tardé unos 13 meses en subirla, pero bueh...)
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Originally hailing from the piney woods along the Alabama/Florida border, J. Steven York has wandered between many genres (science fiction, fantasy, mystery) and points on the map.

Though he now lives on the Pacific shore in Oregon, his current mystery series "Panorama Beach," is set in the sunny Florida panhandle during the 1960s, and its fictional environs are inspired by his real-life ancestral
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Age of Conan Hyborian Adventures: Heretic of Stygia (3 books)
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