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Kingmaker: Winter Pilgrims (Kingmaker 1) by Toby Clements
4.0 out of 5 stars thoroughly enjoyable, 18 Aug 2014
Most reviews have scored 5 stars and I must admit, I was close to giving it 5 but due to a somewhat rushed and relatively weak description of the final battle, had to settle for a score of 4. Nevertheless I found this book a very enjoyable read. The vivid description of the times is extremely well written portraying a detailed scenario of 15th Century England. The first half of the book is excellent, introduces wonderful characters playing roles in a great plot. However, towards the end it seemed the author was rushing to the end, probably because the book already had over 500 pages. And what is missing for me are the details of the battle, who is who, where on the field and how they… Read more