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Am Rande der Schatten: Roman - [Die Schatten-Trilogie 2] (original 2008; edition 2010)

by Brent Weeks, Hans Link (Übersetzer)

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Title:Am Rande der Schatten: Roman - [Die Schatten-Trilogie 2]
Authors:Brent Weeks
Other authors:Hans Link (Übersetzer)
Info:Blanvalet (2010), Ausgabe: 1., Taschenbuch, 704 Seiten
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Excellent book. The continued evolution of Kylar Stern and the characters around him was well done. The raw and sometimes in your face language in the book is welcome. Brent Weeks doesn't tip toe around certain themes as other authors would.

My only complaint and the main reason I give it 4 instead of 5 stars is the ending. It felt a little rushed and confusing.
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  thanbini | Jun 19, 2016 |
This is a good story and it kept me interested. The downside is that the prose is littered with street-American and some of the writing is a bit weak. But if you can put up with butts instead of bums, "shoot" as and exhortation to say something in a dialogue, and punks hanging around on the street corners in a medieval setting swords and magic fantasy novel then you will probably enjoy the story... ( )
  PeterWhitfield | May 19, 2016 |
Great book. Looking forward to reading the final book in the series. ( )
  Traciinaz | Mar 17, 2016 |
Wow, a first-rate read! This book is fast-paced, non-stop action with characters you continue to root for even though they have done despicable things. Amazingly delineated emotions in each character make you really care about where each one is and what's happening to them. I took a break between book 1 and 2. Not this time, I have book 3 in hand to start immediately! ( )
  sherribelcher | Feb 12, 2016 |
Number 2 in the Night Angel Trilogy.
Powerful follow up story about a young man who tries to leave his talent and his destiny behind and escape to a normal life with the woman he loves.
Various characters' stories are followed throughout the book, as a nation, defeated in battle, tries to resist a pitiless enemy led by an all powerful evil ruler. ( )
  quiBee | Jan 21, 2016 |
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0316033650, Mass Market Paperback)

From New York Times Bestselling author Brent Weeks...

Kylar Stern has rejected the assassin's life. The Godking's successful coup has left Kylar's master, Durzo, and his best friend, Logan, dead. He is starting over: new city, new friends, and new profession.

But when he learns that Logan might actually be alive and in hiding, Kylar is faced with an agonizing choice: will he give up the way of shadows forever and live in peace with his new family, or will he risk everything by taking on the ultimate hit?

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Kylar has rejected the assassin's life in the wake of the Godking's violent coup, but when he learns that Logan Gyre, heir to Cenaria's throne, might be alive, trapped and in hiding, Kylar faces an impossible choice.

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