Online kindle Closer to the Chest author Mercedes Lackey – chiangshistory.org
Ong or complicated After awhile though I realized I was really bored waiting for something of interest to happen I almost gave up but because I d read the first two in the trilogy I didn t want to give up on this oneAgain the story was so so at best It was of a young adult
book than an adult book There was nothing that wasn t suitable for teens There was no sense of than an adult book There was nothing that wasn t suitable for teens There was no sense of Got somewhat determinedly preachy in spots Rolan reminding Amily that there is no one true way in Valdemar the constant repetitions of we think the person writing all these hateful obscene letters to women and trashing shops owned by women and burning woman shaped ffigies is a man but in fairness it could be a woman but there is 99% less Kirball and multiple people actually do things as opposed to sitting around talking about themAlso please have Companion Seraf let her Choose Lirelle and have scholar Herald adventures. Illain be a woman And what is this person hoping to achieve It isn’t blackmail for the letters demand nothing; the aim seems to be the victims’ panic and despair But whyMags and Amily take steps to minimize the damage while using both magic and wits to find the vildoer But just as they appear to be on the verge of success the letter writer tires of terror and is now out for bloodMags and Amily will have to track down someone who leaves few is now out for bloodMags and Amily will have to track down someone who leaves few behind They must thwart whatever plans have been set in motion and uickly before terror turns to murde. Open and clear as Keren and Ylsa s loveAnd this bothers me a lot as someone who learned that ueer was a thing they could be from the Vanyel books As someone who grew up with Talia and her lesbian mentor figures Is this an attempt to court a mainstream audience I don t know but it s a definite part of why Valdemar s motto of there is no one true way doesn t sit as neatly
WITH ME IN THE MAGS BOOKSme in the Mags books from what s being shown on screen it seems there now is straight romance only This book fit the pattern of Ms Lackey s recent Valdemar books This book fit the pattern of Ms Lackey s recent Valdemar books she takes a story from another book or play not written by her transports it into Valdemar gives it nough twists and differences to avoid actual allegations of copying does a great deal of p So disappointing The story was bland and slow It was asy to read in that the way it was written wasn t an impediment ie the sentences weren t too The real King’s Own Nonetheless she finds it increasingly useful to be underestimated for there are dark things stirring in the shadows of Haven and up on the Hill Someone has discovered many secrets of the women of the Court and the Collegia and is using those secrets to terrorize and bully them Someone is targeting the religious houses of women too leaving behind destruction and obscene lettersBut who Someone at the Court A disgruntled Palace servant One of the members of the Collegia Someone in the patriarchal sect of the god Sethor Could the .
Free read Closer to the Chest.
I find myself really frustrated with the Herald Spy books Mags feels like a watered down version of Skif mixed with Alberich making me wish for stories of Alberich and Myste working together in Haven or ven Kerowyn taking up Alberich s network of contacts Amily is plot Notes for the Everlost expedient but she doesn t seem as interesting as a King s Own as Talia did One character s favorite food feels like a cartoonish catch phraseBut what really makes me sit back and uestion if the same author who wrote the Last Herald Mage is writing these books is how heteronormativeverything is For all that this book is xploring gurlz rool they can do anything I find myself waiting to See An Explicit Pair Of Female Lovers In One Of an xplicit pair of female lovers in one of religious orders Or a girl attacked on the basis of her loving other girls There s a mention of Tylendel that brushes past with no mention of his relationship with Vanyel but nothing so. Herald Mags the King of Valdemar’s Herald Spy has been developing a clandestine network of young informants who operate not only on the streets of the capital city of Haven but also in the Great Halls and kitchens of the wealthy and highborn In his own stablished alternate personas Mags observes the Court and the alleys alike uietly gathering information to keep Haven and the Kingdom safeHis wife Amily is growing into her position as the King’s Own Herald though she is irritated to "Encounter Many Who Still " many who still her father Herald Nikolas to be. .