The Thin Executioner
A brilliant story of swords, sand and sorcery from the endless imagination that brought you The Saga of Darren Shan and the Demonata. Excitement, action and terror...
In a harsh, unforgiving world of slavery and glorified executions, one boy's humiliation leads him to embark on a perilous quest to the faraway lair of a mysterious god. It is a dark, brutal, nightmarish journey which few have ever survived. But to Jebel Rum, the risk is worth it...
to retrieve his honour...
to win the hand of the girl he loves...
to wield unimaginable power...
and to become...
THE THIN EXECUTIONER
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - leduck - LibraryThing
A relatively straight-forward YA hero's journey and ultimately rather predictable. Well written and rather graphic in its violence, but an interesting set of cultures and world. I enjoyed and will read more of the author's work. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - michelleannlib - LibraryThing
I could not get into this. It has an intriguing premise, but was nothing like Shan's other work. Maybe I will try it again some other time, maybe not. Read full review