In the enchanted but corrupt city of Turai, portly private eye Thraxas, aided by Makri, an axe-wielding barmaid with Orcish blood, is hired by a princess on a cas ethat leads him from the sewers of Turai to the royal palace, in the first American publication of the popular British fantasy series. Original.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - AHS-Wolfy - LibraryThing
Thraxas is who you go to if you need a sorcerer or investigator but can't afford the good ones. He describes himself as forty-three, overweight, without ambition and prone to prolonged bouts of ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Kellswitch - LibraryThing
I enjoyed this book but didn't particularly feel compelled to read it. Part of the problem is that it can be very hard to set up a whole new world without exposition and information overload at times ... Read full review