Windmaster Legacy

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The magic of the fantasies Henderson weaves will stay with you forever. Don't miss this beautifully written, powerfully evocative sequel. Amazon review, Judy Griffith Gill

Magical Journey! Fascinating story and wonderful characters make for a great read. Amazon review, L. F.  

I love this series! The characters come to life and jump into your heart. Big Al's Books & Pals

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Ellspeth and the dark-haired archmage Dal, escort his mother on a journey to her ancestral lands. Their plans change when mercenaries under the control of a rogue mage attack. Dal's mother is fatally wounded. Ellspeth is captured and her sole hope for escape is Nobyn, an untrained wizard going through the throes of awakening magic. However, Nobyn is Bashim's apprentice and under the mage's total control.

Dal must make an impossible decision whether to rescue Ellspeth, save his mother, or thwart Bashim's plans. As archmage, Dal might be able to survive killing the future of magic, but as a man could he live with the knowledge he caused the death of a loved one.

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Amorphous shapes detached from the stygian shadows along the wall. Magesight turned what had been unrecognizable blurs into armed men. Dozens more spilled out of the open gates of the compound or leaped up from the low ditch that bordered the road. Their yells resounded off the wall and sent the herd of true horses scrambling.

Hands grabbed at Ellspeth. Her sword slashed. One of the grasping hands fell away. Without a command, Zethar spun on her haunches. The mare reared and with a scream of anger struck out. A chime sounded as a sword hit the street. Zethar's front feet dropped to the cobbles. Her iron-hard rear hooves kicked backward. Two of the shadows grunted and folded to the ground.

The street filled with the sound of pounding hooves as the true horses ran from the chaos. Swords clanged in a clash of steel that mingled with the grunts of the fàlaire. Ellspeth's world narrowed to the bucking animal beneath her and the wave after wave of attackers. She slashed at the nearest dark shape, then hacked at another.

Although she knew Dal was too far away to help, she instinctively reached out for him. Her call vanished before it went more than a handspan, cut off by some unseen force.

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Windmaster Legacy -published by BWL Publishing 

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5 Stars -- Fabulous Fantasy! Enjoyed the book and loved the characters. Hope there are more adventures in this well-crafted world. Amazon review, Janet Walters

Copyright 2016 by Helen Henderson

Cover Art by Michelle Lee

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