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User Review  - LisaMaria_C - LibraryThing

"Here Be Dragons" is probably my favorite Penman novel, with "Sunne in Splendour" it's only rival. "Falls the Shadow" and "The Reckoning" are the two other parts of Penman's "Welsh Princes" Trilogy ... Read full review

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User Review  - Pmaurer - LibraryThing

Second in the Welch trilogy. Tale of Simon de Montfort, King Henry, and the grandson of prince Llywellen. Not as riveting as Here Be Dragons, but a good read nevertheless. On to the final section of the trilogy. Read full review

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User Review  - maureene87 - LibraryThing

Welsh history! Okay, for those of you who don’t know (probably most of you) I’ve been mildly obsessed with Wales since I read The Grey King in middle school. Anyway, this is the second in Penman’s ... Read full review

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User Review  - fuzzi - LibraryThing

Wonderful book, hard to put down. Penman has a way with English history, making it easier to understand. She is a good match to Thomas Costain, who's books are similar in readability. Addendum: added to my library 2/22/12 Read full review

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User Review  - mojacobs - LibraryThing

The second in a trilogy about the English kings and Welsh princes in the twelfth and thirteenth century. Here Be Dragons was the first book, concentrating on Llewellyn Fawr and King John, in this one ... Read full review

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User Review  - cuffindell - LibraryThing

One of Penman's earlier novels and the second in her trilogy chronicling thirteenth-century England and Wales, Falls the Shadow tells the story of the uncompromising Simon de Montfort and his ... Read full review

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User Review  - wpschlitz - LibraryThing

This book took forever to get through. Sure, I only read it during my occasional lunch break at work, but it didn't help that I never cared enough to read it any other time. Very dense. Very slow ... Read full review

A Great Read

User Review  - dmbaisley - Borders

Sharon Kay Penman takes us to a world of kings, princes and high stakes. Her writing is masterful and insightful. For anyone who loves historical fiction this is a great read. Read full review

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User Review  - magemanda - LibraryThing

In "Falls the Shadow" Penman continues her trilogy of the turbulent times in Wales and England through the troubled thirteenth century. We meet again characters introduced in a peripheral fashion in ... Read full review

Review: Falls the Shadow (Welsh Princes #2)

User Review  - Linda Ann - Goodreads

awesome book, well worth the 600 plus pages. Sharon does so well with a combination of gritty war and passion of politics and sex, nothing too soap operish at all because the main focus of the ... Read full review


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