Bound in Blood
Baen March 2010
Summer 115, 3027 - Winter 63, 3027
An autumn and the first half of winter
We're all bound in blood, to our god, to our lords, to each other, and none of us can get free, ever, never, ever…
Narsa, Bound in Blood, "Chapter X: Noontide Ghosts", I
is the fifth book in Bound in Blood P. C. Hodgell's Kencyr series.
It deals with the autumn and early winter of Jame's year at
Publishing History Edit
A trade paperback was published on March 1, 2010, and is available for purchase from most major book distributors (e.g.
Amazon.com) as well as in electronic form directly from the Publisher, Baen Books.
Starting December 2009, an early, uncorrected copy (electronic Advanced Reader Copy) is available for purchase directly from
To Melinda, amidst toddlers screaming bloody murder.
P. C. Hodgell, Bound in Blood, "Dedication"
Prologue: A Flight of Jewel-Jaws (Summer 115)
Chapter I: Naming the Dead (Autumn's Eve: Summer 120)
Chapter II: A Dance in the Dark (Autumn's Eve: Summer 120)
Chapter III: The Forgotten (Autumn's Eve: Summer 120)
Chapter IV: In the Moon Garden (Autumn's Eve: Summer 120)
Chapter V: Fractures (Autumn 3)
Chapter VI: Blades Unsheathed (Autumn 3)
Chapter VII: Rude Walls (Autumn 3)
Chapter VIII: Glass of a Different Color (Autumn 20)
Chapter IX: Scrying Glass (Autumn 32–36)
Chapter X: Noontide Ghosts (Autumn 36)
Chapter XI: Equinox (Autumn 36)
Chapter XII: Fire and Ice (Autumn 36)
Chapter XIII: A Day in the Life (Autumn 45)
Chapter XIV: Two Chests (Autumn 46–57)
Chapter XV: Winter's Eve (Autumn 60)
Chapter XVI: Gothregor and Tentir (Winter 30–50)
Chapter XVII: The Winter War (Winter 60)
Epilogue (Winter 63)