Henry Lion Oldie


"The Cruel Choice of Anika the Warrior" (the 8th novelette from novel-cycle “The Songs of Peter Sliadek”)
Historic adventure poetic fantasy; Medieval Europe
8900 words

This is a special Christmas and New Year’s gift from Henry Lion Oldie to all readers and book lovers! This fantasy novelette “The Cruel Choice of Anika the Warrior” is FREE to load during 5 days from December 22nd, 2014 to December 26th, 2014!

A legend, known among mercenaries, says that Anika the Warrior walks around, killing the best fighters and warriors. A lot of warriors dream to defeat Anika; they look for him and sometimes, if they unlucky, they find him. Anika the Warrior always says the same to them, “If you seek strength -- you have found it.”

“The Cruel Choice of Anika the Warrior” is the 8th novelette from the book “The Songs of Peter Sliadek” by Henry Lion Oldie. The entire novel-cycle “Songs of Peter Sliadek” consists of 12 novelettes. The book received the "Sigma-F" Grand Prize at Sigma-F Conference in Moscow, Russia, 2005; There have been 8 hard cover editions in Russian; this is the first publishing in English!

Translators: Irena Pevzner, Michael Pevzner (Israel)
Editor: Melissa Bikichky (USA)
Proofreaders: Katrina Haritos (USA), Ekaterina Kimaeva (Canada)
Cover painting: Vladimir Bondar (Ukraine)
Cover design: Bronya Gromova (Ukraine)
Book trailer: Bronya Gromova (Ukraine)

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