The Cup of the World

3 books in series
3.5 out of 5 stars 81 ratings

The Cup of the World Publisher's Summary

Author John Dickinson's debut novel is a welcome addition to the flourishing genre of medieval fantasy. Phaedra, a young noble, has reached the age of marriage, and is waiting for the man who appears in her dreams. When he finally arrives, she leaves her home and family to join him. But Phaedra is unprepared for the consequences her new union brings.
©2004 John Dickinson; (P)2005 Recorded Books, LLC
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  • Book 1

    • The Cup of the World

    • By: John Dickinson
    • Narrated by: Alyssa Bresnahan
    • Length: 13 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 49
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 14

    Author John Dickinson's debut novel is a welcome addition to the flourishing genre of medieval fantasy. Phaedra, a young noble, has reached the age of marriage, and is waiting for the man who appears in her dreams. When he finally arrives, she leaves her home and family to join him. But Phaedra is unprepared for the consequences her new union brings.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The cup of the World

    • By Sue Schreiber on 12-18-06

    Regular price: $34.99

  • Book 2

    • The Widow and the King

    • By: John Dickinson
    • Narrated by: Alyssa Bresnahan
    • Length: 18 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 32
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 13

    This stunning book opens 12 years after the end of The Cup of the World and tells the story of Ambrose, son of Phaedra and last in the king's line, who is living exiled with his mother in the dilapidated manor of Tarceny. Ambrose's life is threatened by the hooded priest of the Undercraft, an ancestral spirit of pure evil who must end Ambrose's life in order to survive himself.

    Regular price: $40.57

  • Book 3

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