Publish date: November 27th 2007
Publisher: Ace Books
Pages no: 544
Edition language: English
Series: Codex Alera (#3)
Codex Alera is Jim Butcher's straight-out traditional fantasy series, as compared to his urban fantasy "Harry Dresden" series, set in a slightly different Chicago, or his "Cinder Spires" series (only the first book of which is out, that being The Aeronaut's Windlass), which has a more steampunk vibe...
“Loved this even more that the last book. Tavi, is developing into a strong young man, beyond capable even without furies. The war begins and many find themselves in difficult positions where there is no good choice.Sorry I can't day more I might spoil it.I'm off to start book 4 !
My favorite Codex Alera novel so far. My review can be found at SFF Book Review
I like this book so much better than book 2. There's so much more to the characters, and Araris, who is one of my very favorites, finally gets his story told more as well. That alone is enough to make it a favorite part of the series.
it was so much fun to visit with Tavi and company again. He really comes into his own in this book, becoming a strategist, soldier & leader. He's such a likable character that you really root for him to succeed. Bernard & Amara are also on hand with a hostage rescue. And Isana's storyline gives mo...