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Review: The Ambassador’s Mission (Traitor Spy Trilogy Book 1), By Trudi Canavan

December 15, 2012 Leave a comment

The Ambasador’s Mission, released in April 2011, is the first book in the continuing saga of Sonea, and a few other characters, from Trudi Canavan’s The Black Magician Trilogy (circa 2001).  We rejoin Sonea, her son, and Cery for further adventures.

The Ambassador’s Mission, as far as its own story goes, drags.  The narrative is chalked full of superfluous text that drowns out more important aspects in favor of droning political intrigue.  When read as a continuation of The Black Magician Trilogy, some of this is forgivable.  But, anyone picking up this story without having read the former will be seriously wanting for explanations.
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Books In My To Read Pile

November 17, 2012 Leave a comment

The following books are ones that I have not yet gotten to in my pile of things to read (in no particular order):

The Ambassador’s Mission

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