book is volume one of the Malazan Book of the Fallen.
Malazan Empire is filled with discontent due to warfare and
confrontations with the Anomander Rake and his Tiste Andii.
Yet, with all these problems, Empress Laseen's rule remains absolute
mainly because her Claw assassins enforce it.
problems are brewing for the Malazan Empire? Believe me, there
When you first start to read this book, it will
take some concentration to get used to the names. However, to
help you, there is a section at the beginning of the book that gives
you some information to use as a guide.
This book is complex
with many subplots. The storyline is intriguing and will
really make you do some thinking. Your imagination will really
play an important role while reading this book. The plot is
fast paced with plenty of action. The battles are exciting and
will feel real to the reader.
There will be a total of
ten books published in this series. The good thing is each
book can be read by itself. However, after reading one you
will surely want to go on and read the other nine.
Steven Erikson has created a magical epic fantasy.
Science fictions fans will love this series.
BY NANCY EATON
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