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User Review  - raschneid - LibraryThing

(Deceptively) simple tale. The setting and mythology are a lot of fun, even though they're ancient Greece repackaged, which in the wrong hands could be cheesy. I really liked the exploration of how ... Read full review

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User Review  - elenchus - LibraryThing

Whalen Turner's story is nuanced and starts slowly, hinting there is more to the characters and scenario than first meets the eye. Interesting that Eugenides (Gen) is not particularly likeable, a ... Read full review

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User Review  - tjsjohanna - LibraryThing

This is what any good adventure novel should be - exciting with a pleasing twist in the end. I particularly enjoyed the bit of supernatural that occurred when Gen goes into the heart of his gods and their temple. Can't wait to read the next volume! Read full review

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User Review  - emily.s - LibraryThing

I really liked this book. It was a great adventure, although it could be slow at some parts. The descriptions of the land were beautiful, and I loved the ending! ;) I can't wait to read the rest of this series! Read full review

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User Review  - akmargie - LibraryThing

Know what I liked best? That the main character, The Thief, was a bit of a shit to quote Bridget Jones Diary. And thank the stars. Sometimes male characters come off as always noble, self-sacrificing ... Read full review

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User Review  - shojo_a - LibraryThing

People had been recommending this book to me for ages, but it was always out at the library, so it took me a year or so to actually get around to reading it. I didn't realize until after I finished it ... Read full review

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User Review  - alwright1 - LibraryThing

Gen is a thief who can steal anything and has been thrown into prison because he was apparently unable to stop himself from bragging about it. The King's Magus plans to use Gen as a tool to steal a ... Read full review

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Don't judge a book by its cover
When I first read this I stopped reading it because it was so boring at the beginning, but then I read it again and it is a very good book

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A slow start but Turner creates some engaging characters and interesting plot lines that will keep a reader's attention. Very enjoyable.

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User Review  - majkia - LibraryThing

a fun and well written romp. Read full review


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