The Defiler

The second verse in the Lay of Slaine Mac Roth

Celtic warrior and son of the Sassair tribe, Slaine Mac Roth, learns of a murderous scheme by the evil Slough Feg to destroy his tribe. In order to thwart these plans and save his people Slaine must journey to the dangerous other realm of the Sidhe on a quest to retrieve a series of powerful magical items. With only luck, heroism and the help of his trusted friend Ukko the Dwarf, will Slaine be able to return victorious and stop Slough Feg before it’s too late?

Imprint
Published
3rd Sep 2007
Length
416 pages
ISBN(Mobi)
9781849971195
ISBN(Epub)
9781849970785
ISBN(Print)
9781844164936
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About the author

Steven Savile has written almost thirty novels and short story collections, including The Hollow Earth, Temple: Incarnations, Laughing Boy's Shadow, Houdini's Last Illusion, Angel Road, and the graphic novel Fragrance of You (with artist Robert Sammelin). He was a runner up in the 2000 British Fantasy Awards, a winner of a 2002 Writers of the Future Award, and nominated twice for the Scribe Award, in 2006 (for best novel adaptation) and the 2008 (for best young adult novel).