By Sharon Shinn. #2 in The Samaria Series. Grade: B
Let me begin with admitting that I am not big on sci-fi/fantasy. Maybe the amount of reviews I have put up on that genre might refute my claim, but it is still true. I find most of them intriguing, but according to me, there are only very few writers who can actually spin a tale that is fascinating and draws the reader in instead of just a garble of words which is a combination of bad alien documentaries and worse action movies.
After Archangel, I thought Sharon Shinn fell in the former category.
For those who have not read the Samaria Series before, it has a roughly Renaissance level of technology and a world clearly named after the area around Israel and just as clearly not actually set there.… Continue Reading?