NPCs : Spells, Swords, & Stealth

  • by Drew Hayes
  • Narrated by Roger Wayne
  • Series: Spells, Swords, & Stealth
  • 7 hrs and 50 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

What happens when the haggling is done and the shops are closed? When the quest has been given, the steeds saddled, and the adventurers are off to their next encounter? They keep the world running, the food cooked, and the horses shoed, yet what adventurer has ever spared a thought or concern for the Non-Player Characters?In the town of Maplebark, four such NPCs settle in for a night of actively ignoring the adventurers drinking in the tavern when things go quickly and fatally awry. Once the dust settles, these four find themselves faced with an impossible choice: pretend to be adventurers undertaking a task of near-certain death or see their town and loved ones destroyed. Armed only with salvaged equipment, second-hand knowledge, and a secret that could get them killed, it will take all manner of miracles if they hope to pull off their charade. And even if they succeed, the deadliest part of their journey may well be what awaits them at its end.

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Most Helpful

Struggled a little with the narrator.

Was still a good book with am interesting idea at the heart of the story. Was short enough that got through it in 2 or 3 days just didn't find myself caring for the characters didn't buy in and feel invested in the outcome. Would give the author and his books another chance maybe it was my mood at the time I started.
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- Alex Kite

great listen

loved it great listen, nice story will be getting the next in the series, brilliant
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- DAVID EELES

Book Details

  • Release Date: 23-09-2014
  • Publisher: Tantor Audio