Cover Reveal: Children of Earth and Sky by Guy Gavriel Kay
By Fleur Clarke
Posted on December 8, 2015 in Books, News with tags Book Covers, Fantasy, Guy Gavriel Kay
Bask in the glory of the cover for Guy Gavriel Kay’s new novel, Children of Earth and Sky.
In his new novel Guy Gavriel Kay, bestselling author of the groundbreaking novels Under Heaven and River of Stars, once again crafts a world that evokes one that existed in our own past, this time the tumultuous period of Renaissance Europe. It arrives in the UK on May 12th 2016 adorned with a radiant cover created by our own Ben Summers, who also designed the award-nominated cover for A Man Lies Dreaming and our recent Tad Williams reissues. Gaze upon the cover and find out more about Children of Earth and Sky below.
When the world is divided between those who worship the stars and those who worship the sun…
When the balance of power is shifting and the City of Cities has fallen…
When men and women are caught up in in the vortex of war…
In extraordinary times, no lives are untouched, legends emerge.
Danica Gradek, from a walled town of pirates – who joins a sea-raid filled with a long desire for vengeance. The merchant Marin Djivo who will keep his head when others lose theirs. Leonora Valeri forced to be a spy, destined for something very different. Pero Villani travelling east to paint the world’s most powerful man, and perhaps do more…They will all be tempered and tested in war-torn lands that lie between the silver city on its lagoon to the west and the thrice-walled golden city in the east. Their lives will intersect, history will change.
Children of Earth and Sky is the spell-binding epic new historical fantasy from prize-winning author Guy Gavriel Kay. Blending history and the fantastic, it is a towering achievement that will delight fans and new readers alike.
Children of Earth and Sky publishing May 12th 2016. Pre-order your copy here.