I am sure some people collect these and love them. Just not me. This was not what I was expecting from the photo. It had a huge, and I mean HUGE head and tiny, tiny legs. I personally don't like it. I bought it for a birthday present, but it's not what I was looking for. MINI UPDATE: Having written the above review, a week later I gave the little toy dog to my niece and she absolutely loooved it!!! Despite the odd shape with its huge head!!! So what can I say?
To fully appreciate this book I feel you should read the Black Jewels trilogy first. Having read the previous novels, I really enjoyed this book! This time you are taken to Dena Nehele (the territory visited in the "Invisible Ring"). The characters involved are the descendants of Jared, Lia, Tersa and Blaed. They face the enormous challenge of rebuilding their homeland after it has been destroyed by Dorothea's tainted Queens.
Jaenelle chooses Lady Cassidy for the task and the Dena Nehele Warlord Princes are disappointed to receive what they think is a plain and weak Queen to rule over them. Also, Cassidy thinks she's a failure, a reject Queen of low cast, with neither looks… Read more