Searching for his long-lost father, Bransen Garibond is tricked into journeying across the Gulf of Corona to the wild lands of Vanguard, where he is pressed into service in a desperate war against the brutal Ancient Badden. On a lake just below Badden's magical ice castle, several disparate societies - dwarves, monks and barbarians - are caught up in the web of their own conflicts, and thus oblivious to his devastating plan to destroy them by releasing a tidal wave to wipe their island clean. Bransen finds himself becoming ...

The Ancient 2009, Tor Books

ISBN-13: 9780330458450

Trade paperback

The Ancient 2008, Tor Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780765317896


The Ancient 2008, MacMillan Audio, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781427202789

Audiobook CD