Paizo Top Nav Branding
  • Hello, Guest! |
  • Sign In |
  • My Account |
  • Shopping Cart |
  • Help/FAQ
Pathfinder Adventure Card Game Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Pathfinder Adventures Pathfinder Campaign Setting Pathfinder Player Companion Pathfinder Accessories Pathfinder Miniatures Pathfinder Fiction Pathfinder® Society™ Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Compatible Products Pathfinder Apparel & Gifts Pathfinder Licensed Products
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game
Pathfinder Society

Pathfinder Beginner Box

Pathfinder Adventure Card Game

Pathfinder Comics

Pathfinder Legends

RPG Superstar 2015

PaizoCon 2015

Pathfinder Tales: The Crusader Road

***** (based on 11 ratings)
Pathfinder Tales: The Crusader Road
Show Description For:

Add Print Edition: $9.99

Add ePub/PDF: $6.99

Add Non-Mint: $9.99 $7.49

Facebook Twitter Email

by Michael A. Stackpole

Taming the Wild

When the aristocratic Vishov family is banished from Ustalav due to underhanded politics, Lady Tyressa Vishov is faced with a choice: fade slowly into obscurity, or strike out for the nearby River Kingdoms and establish a new holding on the untamed frontier. Together with her children and loyal retainers, she’ll forge a new life in the infamous Echo Wood, and neither bloodthirsty monsters nor local despots will stop her from reclaiming her family honor. Yet the shadow of Ustalavic politics is long, and even in a remote and lawless territory, there may be those determined to see the Vishov family fail...

From New York Times best-selling author Michael A. Stackpole comes a new novel of frontier adventure set in the world of the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game and the new Pathfinder Online massively multiplayer online roleplaying game.

ISBN-13: 978-1-60125-657-7
ePub ISBN-13: 978-1-60125-658-4

Note: This product is part of the Pathfinder Tales Subscription.

Product Availability

Print Edition: Ships from our warehouse in 1 to 7 business days.

ePub/PDF: Fulfilled immediately. Will be added to your My Downloads Page immediately upon purchase of ePub/PDF.

Non-Mint: Ships from our warehouse in 1 to 7 business days. This product is non-mint. Refunds are not available for non-mint products. The standard version of this product can be found here.

Are there errors or omissions in this product information? Got corrections? Let us know at


See Also:

Product Reviews (11)
1 to 5 of 11 << first < prev | 1 | 2 | 3 | next > last >>

Average product rating:

***** (based on 11 ratings)

Sign in to create or edit a product review.

Earn Your Happy Ending


I think this just became my favorite Tales novel. This is a story of family and friends, united under hardships and constant threats surrounding them. This is as much a coming of age story for the main characters as it is for every character within, this novel shows them all grow, together, and it does so beautifully.

I highly, highly recommend it.

A great book!


As the title says, this is a great book. I ended up getting this as part of the Kickstarter campaign, and just got around to reading it. Wow! The way the story flows so seamlessly, the book will be over before you know it.

I found myself at the end of the book disappointed not because of the ending, but because it had ended. I immediately went online to see if there was sequel, as I had not gotten nearly enough of the Vishov family.

I really hope there is more to come from the Vishovs, the Murdoons, and Silverlake.

Well done.

A different kind of adventure

****( )

A large portion of the Pathfinder Tales books are high adventures, but Crusader Road is a different kind of story. A family piece, sharing equal parts settler narrative and fantasy, it forges a strong narrative from the disparate parts. I hope this is not the last we hear from the Vishov family.

Excellent book from excellent author


I'm a huge fan of stackpole from his star wars novels so i snapped this up straight away. I wasn't disaapointed. After a slow start it really picks up, developing the characters and the world well. I reaaly wish it was longer and hope they carry it on as a series, wish is the biggest compliment i can pay it.

One of my favorite Pathfinder Novels so far.


I hope this will become a saga just as Prince of Wolves and Death's Heretic did.

1 to 5 of 11 << first < prev | 1 | 2 | 3 | next > last >>
Top Sellers
Pathfinder Tales: Pirate's Promise
1. Pathfinder Tales: Pirate's Promise
***** (based on 3 ratings)

Add Print Edition: $9.99

Add ePub/PDF: $6.99

Add Non-Mint: $9.99 $7.49

2. Pathfinder Tales: Reign of Stars
3. Pathfinder Tales: Nightblade
4. Pathfinder Tales: Pirate's Honor
5. Pathfinder Tales: Death's Heretic
6. Pathfinder Tales: Skinwalkers
7. Pathfinder Tales: Master of Devils
8. Pathfinder Tales: The Dagger of Trust
9. Pathfinder Tales: The Crusader Road
10. Pathfinder Tales: City of the Fallen Sky

©2002–2015 Paizo Inc.®. Need help? Email or call 425-250-0800 during our business hours: Monday–Friday, 10 AM–5 PM Pacific Time. View our privacy policy. Paizo Inc., Paizo, the Paizo golem logo, Pathfinder, the Pathfinder logo, Pathfinder Society, GameMastery, and Planet Stories are registered trademarks of Paizo Inc., and Pathfinder Roleplaying Game, Pathfinder Campaign Setting, Pathfinder Adventure Path, Pathfinder Adventure Card Game, Pathfinder Player Companion, Pathfinder Modules, Pathfinder Tales, Pathfinder Battles, Pathfinder Online, PaizoCon, RPG Superstar, The Golem's Got It, Titanic Games, the Titanic logo, and the Planet Stories planet logo are trademarks of Paizo Inc. Dungeons & Dragons, Dragon, Dungeon, and Polyhedron are registered trademarks of Wizards of the Coast, Inc., a subsidiary of Hasbro, Inc., and have been used by Paizo Inc. under license. Most product names are trademarks owned or used under license by the companies that publish those products; use of such names without mention of trademark status should not be construed as a challenge to such status.