This year got away on my in strange ways–some enjoyable, some less so, such is life. But 2016 is looking like a pretty neat dive while I only stand on the edge of it.
Literary, expertly crafted mythology and worldbuilding, and that incredible Kay ability to create a host of beautiful characters have made for a series that may be as dear to me now as Lord of the Rings.
When I couldn’t find The Curse of Chalion available at any of my local bookstores, I decided to do something radical for a relentless bookhoarder such as myself. I got a library card. This changes everything!
In true Mark Lawrence fashion, The Liar’s Key keeps hurtling right along where the first book left off, with approximately ten pages of gentle introduction before Jalan is running for his life towards a small Viking boat with two very large Vikings in it.