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City of Bones - Martha Wells
City of Bones
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3.88 130
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780812567083 (0812567080)
Publisher: Tor Fantasy
Pages no: 488
Edition language: English
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YouKneeK
YouKneeK rated it
4.0 Review: City of Bones
City of Bones is a standalone fantasy book set in a fictional world, many years after a cataclysmic event has made water scarce and turned much of the land into desert. There’s a bit of a dystopian vibe here; the city where our characters live is divided into tiers, with the richer and more powerfu...
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4.0 City of Bones - Martha Wells
I've read a bunch of novels by Martha Wells, including the first two books of her excellent Raksura series (The Cloud Roads and The Serpent Sea), and have always wondered why she's not an author whose name gets mentioned more - she's a writer who excels at world-building and whose plots and characte...
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book reviews forevermore rated it
4.5 The other one
Watch out for Martha Wells–I get the feeling she is playing with a different Dungeons and Dragons set than the rest of the world. Rarely has someone in fantasy so consistently impressed me with inventiveness. In City of Bones, she does it again. City of Bones is set in the city of Charisat, one o...
1st Avenue
1st Avenue rated it
4.5 Review: City of Bones (no, not that one)
Not the book everyone thinks of when they hear "City of Bones," unfortunately. I have no idea what that one is about, but this one is actually about bones. Cities and wastelands littered with bones and sand and an ancient mystery tied to bones (among other things) and a lot of mysticism revolving ar...
Kagama -The Literaturevixen
Kagama -The Literaturevixen rated it
2.5
In a place where an ancient holocaust devastated civilization and caused most of the world's water to evaporate, a new civilization has arisen--where sand ships cross the deserts between city-states, where bones are used to work magic of all kinds. Charisat is the greatest of city-states, the Imperi...
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