tales from the flat earth
by Tanith Lee
Tanith Lee (1947-2015) was a British writer of science fiction, horror, and fantasy. She was the author of over 90 novels and 300 short stories, a children's picture book (Animal Castle), and many poems. She also wrote two episodes of the BBC science fiction series Blake's 7. She was the first woman to win the British Fantasy Award best novel award (also known as the August Derleth Award), for her book Death's Master (1980). This omnibus includes 3 novels from her Flat Earth series: 1] Night's Master (1978), the first, introduces Azhrarn, the Demon Lord of Night, who had preyed on mortals for so long, but he now has to fight to preserve them; 2] Death's Master (1979), number two in the series, Azhrarn and Uhlume, Lord of Death, use their magic to win control of human affairs; and 3] Delusion's Master (1981), number three in the series. Chuz, Lord of Madness, challenges Azhrarn's might, and continues the conflict between the Demon Lords.