DarienBook - 2017
- Empire of salt - 1.
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Don't you love it when you unexpectedly stumble onto a run of truly great reads...?? October was a massive month for me behind the pages and it revealed some amazing and varied titles; one of which was a Man Booker Prize shortlisted debut novel (which would've been a worthy winner IMHO), another was an account of life in the the upper canopies of rainforests around the world. Another still w… (more)
From Library Staff
Conn Iggulden, best known for his Roman adventure stories, has ventured into the realms of swords and sorcery with his new trilogy 'Empire of Salt'. It features two cities introduced in the first two books (Darien/Shiang), with magic artifacts, powerful stones that give certain families advantage... Read More »
StaffPickles Oct 30, 2017
Dan's pick: Conn Iggulden's first foray into the fantasy genre and it's a beaut! Really solid world building, loads of action, "gifted" yet flawed characters... combine that with his terrific writing style and it's a gret way to start his new 'Empire of Salt' trilogy! If you like your f... Read More »