Book Review: The Shadow of What Was Lost (Licanus #1) by James Islington
“Everyone has a darker nature. Good men fear it, and evil men embrace it.”
Excellent epic medieval fantasy. Large and varied cast with credible motivations and conflicts. Everyone has secrets; some don’t know their own. Good story telling. Conflicting views of reality add depth to a coming-of-age, gathering-the-team tale.
“The only secrets a mind cannot give up are those it doesn’t know.”
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