I must admit to being pleasantly surprised by this book It begins
By Throwing You Right throwing you Graeco-Egyptian Magick right a massive battle sceneight at the start and I did feel a little confused by what was going on but you have to stick with this little gem of a novel as it explains the deeper you get into itThe Empire is very much like the Roman Empire in its set This book Slave Again (Whispers of Refuge raises a lot of uestions but does not give all the answers Personally I don t like a book which does not give me a satisfying ending I understand why authors do it indeed Dickens s books were serialised in a magazine when they were first published and with the advent of eeaders and instant downloads you can always download the next book immediately Perhaps I m just throwing my toys out of the pram I m a little old for that and I just need to accept this is the modern wayThe first half of the book is dedicated to the battle between the Empire and the barbarians At first I thought Conlan and Martius were on different sides and this confused me a little I think the eason for this was that we get Conlan s perspective in Chapter 1 then The Adarnan Empire has endured for a thousand years a beacon of civilisation shining out to the world Its glory is undimmed but of late there are umours A horde of savage warriors has overrun the south destroying legions with ease leaving the very heartlands of the empire under threat In the capita.
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givi This an intense and moving ead that kept me hooked and caring all along I loved the writing style the emotions and the high stakes battle against the horde and After That The Chance To that the chance to to know each main character in this epic story world A wonderful blend of epic scale and intimate character destinies Through the story and details you get a good feel how long this empire has been around at least 1000 years and in one scene you can sense just how huge the Adarna public suare is during a military parade about 1000 metersbook givi this
And Yet In Spite Ofyet in spite of the individual characters feel close and eal I could identify with each one and can t wait to find out how their fortunes will play out I love stories of political intrigue and the Reindeer and Caribou: Health and Disease rise and fall of individual fortunes and this is exactly what s being set up in book 1 here Love it I was also captivated by the maneuvers an When I started toead this book I thought I was in Imperial Rome with the legions fighting the barbarian hordes Then I ealised it could not be. L there are whispers in the bars and taverns Republic they urge and the name that is whispered is always the same Martius General Felix Martius has been charged with ending the threat from the horde but the emperor’s orders came late and there has been little time to gather an army The legions are. ,