Here is the tentative cover for The Darkling Child, the second book in the Defenders of Shannara series!

As I’ve said before, the Defenders of Shannara is a series comprised of three stand alone Shannara novels. The first book, The High Druid’s Blade, will publish March 11, 2014 and features a Leah has a the main character.

The Darkling Child is the second book and will publish later in 2014.

What do you think of the tentative cover above?

And no, I can’t tell ya more about it.


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