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A Better Man

An Egil & Nix Tale
Narrated by: Nick Podehl
Series: Egil and Nix
Length: 54 mins
Categories: Sci-Fi & Fantasy
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"A Better Man" was published in the anthology Blackguards: Tales of Assassins, Mercenaries, and Rogues.

About this story, author Paul S. Kemp says, "Egil and Nix feature in my sword and sorcery novels, The Hammer and the Blade, A Discourse in Steel, and A Conversation in Blood. Their stories are pacy, filled with action and wit (I hope). I think of them as a cross of Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser, spiced with a bit of Conan and Indiana Jones. I hope you enjoy listening to their stories as much as I do writing them."

"A Better Man" takes place after the events of A Discourse in Steel, though it is entirely stand-alone.

©2015 Paul S. Kemp (P)2015 Audible, Inc.

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  • TW
  • 29-08-19

Paul Kemp does it again

If you like Egil and Nix, here's more of them. It's a great short story set after the second book in the trilogy.

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  • Jonathon Phillips
  • 15-10-18

Uh-Maze-ing

Mr. Kemp writes in such a way that drops you right into the world and it takes only a page or two before you're up to your eyeballs in it and hooked until the end and Nick is a reader who accentuated this PERFECTLY. Loved it. All the stars.

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  • F3EN
  • 21-04-17

Please more Egil & Nix

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I enjoy all these stories. This one was too short. I hope there is more in the works.