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Tower Lord: Book 2 of Raven's Shadow by Anthony Ryan
2 of 4 people found the following review helpful
I enjoyed Tower Lord and while it wasn't the amazing story that Blood Song was I thought it a good follow up to an amazing first story.

There are no spoilers ahead.

The author has taken multiple view points in this story, and Vaelin steps back a little, but that had to happen to open the world up, if we just stuck with Vaelin brilliant warrior and possessing a power he has now mastered (the blood song) surely it would have been a more boring tale?

Now in terms of who he chose to increase those view points I believe he could have done better, Brother Caenis for example would have been good, he's in it barely at all and I think it would have made a better… Read more
Legion by Brandon Sanderson
Legion by Brandon Sanderson
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
When I finished this book I thought something was wrong... wheres the rest of it, the story is original and well told but its only part written suggest the author comes back and writes the rest of it.
Emperor: The Blood of Gods (Special Edition) (Empe&hellip by Conn Iggulden
5.0 out of 5 stars All hail Caesar!!, 3 Aug 2013
Another of histories legends brought to life, Conn Iggulden has an innate ability to take historical fact and spin an incredible story. This picks up after the death of Julius and tells the story of Augustes's early life. If I had one conplaint its that this should span a few books, it only covers the early part of his life not his battles with Mark Anthony or his becoming the Imperator.

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