Spine of the Dragon
Bestselling author Kevin J. Anderson's triumphant return to epic fantasy, Spine of the Dragon, is a politically charged adventure of swords, sorcery, venegeance, and the rise of sleeping giants.
Two continents at war, the Three Kingdoms and Ishara, are divided by past bloodshed. When an outside threat arises ― the reawakening of a powerful ancient race that wants to remake the world ― the two warring nations must somehow set aside generational hatreds and form an alliance to fight their true enemy.
Kevin J. Anderson (born 1962) is an American science fiction author who has published more than 175 books, 58 of which have been national or international bestsellers. He has written numerous novels in the Star Wars, X-Files, and Dune universes, as well as a unique steampunk fantasy trilogy beginning with Clockwork Angels, written with legendary rock drummer Neil Peart. His original works include the Saga of Seven Suns series, the Wake the Dragon and Terra Incognita fantasy trilogies, the Saga of Shadows trilogy, and his humorous horror series featuring Dan Shamble, Zombie P.I. He has edited numerous anthologies, written comics and games, and the lyrics to two rock CDs. Anderson is the director of the graduate program in Publishing at Western Colorado University. Anderson and his wife Rebecca Moesta are the publishers of WordFire Press.
Wake the Dragon is a multi-volume high-fantasy epic by one of the most popular writers working in the field today. More than just a fantasy adventure, the series drives to the heart of beliefs, religion, and generational hatred. Two continents at war, the Three Kingdoms and Ishara are divided by past bloodshed, but when an outside threat arises - the reawakening of a powerful ancient race that wants to remake the world - the two warring continents must somehow learn to stop hating each other and form an alliance to fight the real enemy.
Wake the Dragon consists of three books. The current recommended reading order for the series is provided below.