By Matthew Reilly
A dauntless younger hero.
An military of brutal monsters.
An very unlikely quest.
Journey to the mountain …
In an remoted valley, a small tribe of people is death from a poor illness.
There are rumors, in spite of the fact that, that the trolls of Troll Mountain, the valley’s fearsome overlords, have chanced on a remedy for the disorder: a superb elixir.
When his sister is struck down through the disorder and his tribal leaders refuse to aid him, an intrepid early life named Raf comes to a decision to defy his tribe and do the unthinkable: he'll trip on my own to Troll Mountain and scouse borrow the elixir from the scary trolls.
But to get to Troll Mountain, Raf must go through harmful swamps and haunting forests jam-packed with wolves, hobgoblins and, worst of all, the ever present chance of rogue trolls …
The trip to the mountain has begun.
IN THIS EPISODIC NOVEL MATTHEW REILLY TAKES YOU ON HIS WILDEST journey but: A HEADLONG QUEST TO THE darkish middle OF the dominion OF THE TROLLS.
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He found that he could not stir. A large man, his face more than halfhidden in the shadow of his cowl, was rising from a kneeling position beside him, passing through his field of vision. Pol thought that he glimpsed part of a pale moustache and—impossibly—a shining, capped tooth. ” he whispered through clenched teeth. “It was far easier for me to lay a general spell upon this entire camp than to be selective about it. Then I needed but arouse you and leave the others unconscious. ” 30 ROGER ZELAZNY Pol suspected that this was a lie but saw no way to test it.
Shaking his head, Pol walked on. 35 III. I t was more than a little traumatic at the beginning: the sights and sounds—all of the new things we encountered beyond Rondoval. I hovered close to Pol for the first several days, drifting along, sensing everything within range, familiarizing myself with the laws governing new groups of phenomena. Travel, I discovered, is broadening, for I found myself spreading over a larger area as time went on. My little joke. I realized that my expansion was at least partly attributable to the increased number of things whose essences I absorbed as we traveled along—plants as well as animals, though the latter were more to my liking—and partly in accord with Boyle’s and Charles’ laws, which I’d picked out of Pol’s mind one evening when he returned in memory to his university days.
Ibal asked, spooning in a dark broth. “It appears to be different things at different times,” Pol said. “So obviously it is not what it seems and must represent some sort of enchantment. ” “What is really there is a group of caves, shacks and tents,” Ibal explained. “Each time, by lot, various practicioners acquire the responsibility for putting the place into order for the gathering. What they normally do is send their apprentices and some servants on ahead. These clean and repair the structures, raise the tents and set up the various facilities.
Troll Mountain: The Complete Novel by Matthew Reilly