R.A. Salvatore's The Cleric Quintet tells the tale of the
scholar-priest Cadderly, who is plucked from the halls of the Edificant
Library to fulfill a heroic quest across the land of Faerûn.
The assassins of the Night Masks stalk the shadowy streets of the city of Carradoon, led by the sinister killer known as Ghost. Cadderly struggles against the dreaded Chaos Curse in these dark, evil-haunted alleyways, with a silent death around every corner.
Robert Anthony Salvatore (born 1959), who writes under the name R. A. Salvatore, is an American author best known for The DemonWars Saga, his Forgotten Realms novels, in which he created the popular character Drizzt Do'Urden, and Vector Prime, the first novel in the Star Wars: The New Jedi Order series. With over 20 million books sold worldwide, more than four dozen book and numerous game credits Salvatore has become one of the most important figures in modern epic fantasy.
The Cleric Quintet consists of five works. The current recommended reading order for the series is provided below.
Main series Forgotten Realms