(Note: this is NOT PG-13)
A very active, very engaging tale. Great imagery. Set in Indianapolis. Enjoyed it. Probably won't let the kiddos near it.
I don’t quit reading books. Faced with a book I don’t like or that doesn’t hold my interest, my usual course of action is merely to set it aside, not planning to quit but without... Read morePublished 17 months ago by H. P.
As above, this is the King Arthur story told through the eyes of a street hustler.
That doesn't tell the story. Read more
I enjoy well done remixes and extensions of classic tales, and with only a few exceptions, Maurice Broaddus has done that with the Arthur legends. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Amazon Customer
I'd admit I was skeptical. I don't mind folks taking risks with the classic "once and future king" aspect of the King Arthur mythos (one of my favorite books of all time is the... Read morePublished on December 4, 2011 by Anthony R. Cardno
Maurice Broaddus gives us new fantasy royalty with a brilliant re-telling of the Arhturian legend painted on a grim urban landscape. Read morePublished on August 18, 2011 by Jonathan Maberry -NY Times Bestseller
KING MAKER: The Kights of Brenton Court Vol. 1 by Maurice Broaddus opens by introducing us to Luther, gang leader and father of King James White, who lives in the ghetto or slums,... Read morePublished on March 10, 2011 by The RAWSISTAZ Reviewers
Loved this! I keep pushing it on my friends because I think it's a great combination of the horrifying reality of living in a modern city's ghetto and Arthurian legend. Read morePublished on March 2, 2011 by apalestar
King Maker is clearly rooted in the urban ghetto experience. Broaddus clearly understands urban life and the cycle of poverty. Read morePublished on November 10, 2010 by Michael W. Lucas