Shadow of the Overlord (The Calamity, #1)




      Shadow of the Overlord (The Calamity, #1)
A heroine no one knows they need A reluctant warrior with a dark secret A crumbling kingdom on the brink of warTaliesimon has always dreamed of being the first female Dragoon warrior, but the commander and his lackeys will do anything to ensure she failsAn itinerant sell sword, William s life is nothing like he imagined His two greatest enemies are the bottle, which he takes no pains to avoid, and his past, which he avoids at all costs. When the king mysteriously disappears, the kingdom teeters on the verge of collapse If neither he nor his estranged son, the prince, can be found, the kingdom will fall into the hands of a brilliant mastermind working from the shadows. As an unknown threat rises, a violent raid brings William and Taliesimon together in an uneasy alliance with tremendous potential for disaster. With enemies on all sides, can they put their differences aside in time to save humanity from a brutal war unlike anything the world has ever seenShadow of the Overlord is 675 pages of thrilling epic fantasy, guaranteed to keep you up reading late into the night If you enjoyed the constant adventure of Dragonlance, the complex and fully realized world of the Magister trilogy, or the wonderful characters of the Inheritance Cycle, then you ll love Kevin Potter s page turning, epic sword sorcery adventure. Best Download Shadow of the Overlord (The Calamity, #1) [ by ] Kevin Potter [ Kindle ePUB or eBook ] – heartforum.co.uk

Hello, reader sorry to defy conventions, but I can t stand writing about myself in the third person It s just weird I spend a good portion of my time masquerading as dragons larger than some cities, but when I m not doing that I like to spend my time picking people s brains No, no, I don t mean learning from their experiences, I like the taste of brain matter Okay, okay, I ll try to be serious for a minute I can t promise forthan one minute though I ve been a storyteller for almost as long as I can remember It started when I was nine In school, we had an assignment to write a one page short story That night, I wrote a nine page masterpiece about a magical pair of shoes and their journeys throughout the western United States before finding an owner who would properly care for and appreciate them From there, my storytelling grew into DMing DD games and other roleplaying games Naturally, the games eventually led me to start writing stories I m not a full time author yet , though I am hopeful Professionally, I ve done everything from technical support to restaurant management to building custom gaming PCs.I live in Cottonwood Height, UT, with my wife and two beautiful daughters who I m certain are much smarter than me.Did I miss anything Is there something you d like to know about me or my work Feel free to reach out to me via email or social media Sometimes I get busy, but I try to respond to every message promptly.Thanks again for reading, I hope to see you on Facebook or in my newsletter.Speaking of which, you can get free stories and be entertained by my immersive, super engaging newsletter at signup.kevinpotterauthor.comor Connect with me at www.twitter.com kpotterbookshttps www.instagram.com kevin_pottewww.facebook.com kpotter.fictionwww.facebook.com groups kpotter.calamitywww.kevinpotterauthor.comkevin kevinpotterauthor.com


      Shadow of the Overlord (The Calamity, #1)
 By Kevin Potter IBN :  Format : Paperback – heartforum.co.uk
  • Paperback
  • 677 pages
  • Shadow of the Overlord (The Calamity, #1)
  • Kevin Potter
  • English
  • 17 June 2019

10 thoughts on “ Shadow of the Overlord (The Calamity, #1)

  1. Liz says:

    Complimentary copy of this book was received through Voracious Readers OnlyEpic is an understatement for this ultra epic fantasy tale It is big but well written, detailed but flows easily The bad guys and as well a...

  2. Michelle says:

    Talk about an epic journey to save the Kingdom Shadow of the Overlord is the first book in The Calamity series and it was truly a magnificent tale This is a beautifully written story with intriguing characters and I anxiously await the next bo...

  3. Scarolet Ellis says:

    Shadow of the Overlord by Kevin Potter is a wonderful story to read This is book number one in this wonderful start to a brand new series that I really liked reading very much I highly recommend this story to everyone who loves reading about suspense and fantasy in their stories.I ...

  4. Carolyn says:

    Awesome tale Masterfully done Epic tale Fantastic beginning of a story to be fabulous and unforgettable.I received a free copy of this book via Booksprout and am voluntarily leaving a review.

  5. Stephanie Fuller says:

    This is well written All the way thru Kevin Potter builds a fantasy story that leaves you flipping pages to find the next piece of the puzzle Drawing on your own imagination in living the story.

  6. Lana says:

    Wow, just wow what a magnificent tome of a book, I think Kevin Potter s previous books were just a tease to get us wantingtill he was ready to give us this amazing epic fantasy novel which is so intricate and beautifully written and which takes us on journey which is breath taking at many points of the story Taliesimon is a rebellious young woman who always dreamt of becoming a dragoon when no female had ever done so Her fight to reach her dream is fraught with danger with every step Wow, just wow what a magnificent tome of a book, I think Kevin Potter s previous books were just a tease to get us wantingtill he was ready to give us this amazing epic fantasy novel which is so intricate and beautifully written and which takes us on journey which is breat...

  7. Steph Warren says:

    I beta read this novel and received a free ARC in exchange for an honest review This review is unbiased and represents my own personal opinions I have reviewed a number of Kevin Potters dragon based fantasy novels over the last few years, and Shadow of the Overlord is definitely my favourite so far.The plot interweaves between the viewpoints of young adult main characters Taliesimon and William as they work through battles, political intrigue and their own personal demons in order to attempt I beta read this novel and received a free ARC in exchange for an honest review This review is unbiased and represents my own personal opinions I have reviewed a number of Kevin Potter s dragon based fantasy novels over the last few years, and Shadow of the Overlord is definitely my favourite so far.The plot interweaves between the viewpoints of young adult main characters Taliesimon and William as they work through battles, political intrigue and their own personal demons in order to attempt to survive, follow their dreams and restore peace to the kingdom And also, ...

  8. Nicole says:

    Originally reviewed at Thoughts Stained With Ink, as part of SPFBO 5 This, I believe, is another case that came down to simply not for me as a reader, I think It has a lot of promise If I weren t reading it for a contest, I might have read it a bit , because I realize, for a novel of this length, I didn t even get to the meat of the story before I cut it.But, after reading the first two chapters, although the writing was solid, I was just left feeling confused There was a lot of Originally reviewed at Thoughts Stained With Ink, as part of SPFBO 5 This, I believe, is another case that came down to simply not for me as a reader, I think It has a lot of promise If I weren t reading it for a contes...

  9. Megan Forrest says:

    What an amazing start to an epic adventure Potter has created for us an incredibly imaginative world full of both new species and classic fantasy Like many epic fantasy creations, it is full of multiple viewpoints, many of which leave you hanging chapter by chapter and looking forward to the next switch As the characters progress and come together in their adventure, the...

  10. Gayreth Walden says:

    Amazing , one of the best fantasy books I ve read this year Imaginative and exciting from the first page to the last page and I did not want to put it down Author Kevin Potter really knows how to write amazing fantasy I was hooked from the beginning with the world building to the character development It s amazing A thrilling plot with plenty of action, sorcery, treachery, and the building of strong friendships And the dragons No one can write from the mind of a dragon like Mr Amazing , one of the best fantasy books I ve read this year Imaginative and exciting from the first page to the last page and I did not want to put it down Aut...

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