Cast out from his Japanese homeland, Gonji, the Samurai warrior, journeys across barbaric Europe in search of Vedun, the distant city in the loftiest peaks of the Carpathian Alps. Ceaslessly fighting the hated plague and hostile peasants, Gonji struggles to reach the mighty walls of majestic Vedun. But demons, dragons, mages and monsters pursue the warrior across the wintry plains and the jagged mountains. His swords flashing with fury, Gonji battles to conquer his foes and fulfill his destiny!
"Worthy Addition to Any S&S Collection"
The legendary warrior Gonji seems cast as Destiny's Scourge... The exiled son of a Samurai warlord and a Viking woman, Gonji pursues the secret of the Deathwind across monstrous 16th-century Europe. The storied city of Vedun has been conquered by the army of King Klann and his dark sorcerer, Mord. Gonji raises a rebellious militia...but the city suffers horrifying outrages, treachery rears its ugly head, and the warrior himself proves his own worst enemy.
"Epic Adventure for The Puritan"
The Carpathian city of Vedun is poised for holocaust: Terrifying monsters, vile magic, and brutal mercenaries are arrayed against the anxious secret militia by the multiple-lived King Klann. Vedun's new military leader - the half-breed samurai, Gonji - must seek the aid of the powerful nightmarish creature, Simon Sardonis, who shuns all mankind. But when the inevitable clash explodes, when the ghastly struggle to protect and evacuate hundreds of innocents begins, will Gonji's efforts be enough?
Gonji, the demon-stalked warrior with the soul of his samurai forebears and the heart of his Viking mother, surges on through legend-haunted medieval Europe, seeking the key to his mysterious destiny… His infamy - and celebrity! - has seen a militant cult spawned by his legend and philosophies. Thus, Gonji must face superstitious persecution from both religious and secular hierarchies, while dealing with deadly human and unknown supernatural assassins dedicated to destroying him and his band of loyal warriors.
In the fourth audiobook of the GONJI series, itinerant halfbreed samurai Gonji Sabatake falls into the hands of the Inquisition, as he and his comrades, human and supernatural, probe the mystery of a vast series of concentric worlds - a system of which our own Earth is but one. Oppressed by civil, military and religious powers alike, they are further stalked by a band of undead assassins, as they seek out an amazing other-worldly fortress in the Sahara Desert.