The bizarre state of Amber – a future or a parallel world? Not even its plotting and counter-plotting lords know the truth about the real nature of Amber and why it must be constantly defended from the forces of Shadow.
But Prince Corwin, philosopher, womanizer, possessed drummer, is determined to find out. His strange, dangerous and fascinating pilgrimage takes him to the sultry city of Texorami, to ravaged Garnath, to bloody confrontation with the dark powers of Shadow.
And perhaps to the mind-blasting truth about Amber – and himself...
Roger Zelazny (1937–1995) was an American writer of fantasy and science fiction short stories and novels. He won the Nebula award three times and the Hugo award six times, including two Hugos for novels This Immortal (1965) and the novel Lord of Light (1967).
Zelazny was born in Ohio, the only child of Polish immigrant Joseph Zelazny and Irish-American Josephine Sweet. In high school, Roger Zelazny was the editor of the school newspaper and joined the Creative Writing Club. He was accepted to Columbia University in New York to study English and specialized in Elizabethan and Jacobean drama, graduating with an M.A. in 1962.
The Chronicles of Amber :: Series
Series contains 10 primary works and has 11 total works.
Related series The Dawn of Amber
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