Enter lands of mystery, magic, and danger in the triumphant epic fantasy inspired by The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam! The realm is tormented by catastrophe. Lord Safar Timura, the great wizard, is trapped in the doomed world of Hadin, condemned to suffer and die, over and over again. It is up to his wizard son, Prince Palimak, to stop the disaster slowly poisoning land and sea. Though he is half human and half demon, even Palimak may t possess the awesome powers needed to free Safar and discover the great lost tomb, guarded by a fierce she-beast who holds secrets to halt the terror.
Allan Cole is a best-selling author, screenwriter, and former prizewinning newsman who brings a rich background in travel and personal experience to his imaginative work. Raised in Europe and the Far East, Cole attended thirty-two schools and visited or lived in as many countries. He's written more than twenty five books - including the Sten series, and The Far Kingdoms series, which he co-authored with the late Chris Bunch - as well as numerous screen plays and television dramas. He lives in Boca Raton, Florida with his wife, Kathryn. Readers who wish to correspond directly with Allan can reach him through his homepage at www.acole.com. More information can also be found at his IMBD.com (International Movie Data Base) entry and at Wikipedia.com. Be sure to visit his humorous blog, My Hollywood MisAdventures at: http: //allan-cole.blogspot.com/. And stop by his bookstore at: http: //sites.google.com/site/colesnewspreviews/Bulletins/allan-s-booksto