The Name of the Wind meets Sharpe in this "witty, colorful, excitingexquisitely written" (George R. R. Martin) fantasy by Nebula Award-winning author Walter Jon Williams.
Rogue. Joker. Lover. Reluctant soldier.
Quillifer is back in court after two years away and finds that the small castle and domain that came with his knighthood require much renovation. To complicate matters further, Quillifer is outed as Princess Flora's lover, and those who once despised him now seek his favor. Of course, Queen Berlauda will attempt to reconquer the country with the power of her husband's armies. At the very least, there will be a long, long warbut Quillifer is ready to fight.
Lord Quillifer marks the anticipated return of Jon Walter Williams, a New York Times bestselling author and multiple award-winning fantasy author.