The Awakened Mage
"The evil foretold has risen ... and we are all that stands between it and the end."Asher has come a long way for a fisherman's son. Together with his friend Prince Gar, he has defended their kingdom against its bitterest enemy, but at great cost. Now, the evil mage Morg is preparing for his most... show more
"The evil foretold has risen ... and we are all that stands between it and the end."Asher has come a long way for a fisherman's son. Together with his friend Prince Gar, he has defended their kingdom against its bitterest enemy, but at great cost. Now, the evil mage Morg is preparing for his most deadly assault. Desperate, trapped in a broken body, Morg has little time and fewer scruples. And he has a plan. As Gar and Asher unwittingly fall into a dangerous deception, Morg gets ever closer to his goal. And this victory would be particularly sweet?for who better to destroy the kingdom than the two who would give anything to save it?
Publish date: October 1st 2007
Pages no: 712
Edition language: English
Series: Kingmaker, Kingbreaker (#2)
This was an audiobook, so I don't have any notes or detailed quotes on all the things that annoyed and irritated me. Suffice to say that the reliance on well worn misogynistic tropes and writing has got old. If we add to that the disappointing and forced hetero-normative non-romance and a boring all...
Fizzle fo shizzle. I'll assume that if you're looking at this you have some knowledge of events in book:The Innocent Mage|1051620].After a promising plotting and world-building start, this duology really falls to pieces in the end. Likable characters from the first volume turn completely unlikable b...
A lovely end to a superior story! Though drawn out in parts it was still compelling, with action, romance, heartbreak, drama and agony. I didn't even realize how attached I'd become to these characters until their trials begin. I fell in love with Lure and it's strong character who will surely carry...
„Königsmörder“ setzt da an, wo „Königsmacher“ endete: Die Königsfamilie schoss mit ihrer Kutsche über einen Abgrund hinaus – was Asher, Darren und die anderen im Turm natürlich noch nicht wissen. Erst später reiten Asher und Matt besorgt los, um der Katastrophe als erste zu begegnen: Einzig und alle...
This book was such a pleasant surprise. It has been on my book shelf for a while - it had been on sale at the bookstore a few months ago so I picked it up. I love the characters and really care about what happens to them. The world the author has built is interesting and the good vs. evil theme i...