The final volume in the trilogy concludes with a rousing tale of Jack, the baker's boy, trying to control his new-found magical powers so that he can defeat the evil King Kylock. The medieval fantasy belongs in all collections that own the earlier volumes.
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J. V. Jones is a striking writer ... wonderful Robert Jordan J. V. Jones is quite a find ... a deliciously intricate tale Katherine Kurtz A storyline featuring the kind of political scheming and intrigue that makes for gripping reading SFX J.V. Jones is about to become one of the great fantasy success stories of the 90s. MYSTERIOUS GALAXY BOOKS --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.See all Editorial Reviews
I have this series in paperback. I have read it more then once and I love the books.Published 8 months ago by Gwendolyn Crosby
Great series, Robin Hobbs books are on my list of automatic purchases.Published 13 months ago by Naomi Mitchell
Conflicted enough to make one wish for the sequel (see Vol II) and it follows the previous story line. Very enjoyable.Published 14 months ago by grammadee
Good writing and Fun read a bit simplistic but still worth the time. Would recommend this to anyone who likes fantasy.Published 15 months ago by greg sellers
I did not realize this was a trilogy until about 14 years after I finished reading the first 2 books and always felt there should of been more to the Book of Words. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Les
Book was in extremely good condition. I have a kindle that I never use. Enjoy the feel of a good old fashioned paper back in my hands when I'm reading. Read morePublished on March 31, 2013 by NurseSmartyPants
Melliandra, Maybor and Tawl are in hiding in the city of Bren as the mad King Kylock expands his power across the north. Read morePublished on February 20, 2013 by A. Whitehead
The third in the series does not bog down with repetition of facts presented in the previous two volumes. Read morePublished on October 30, 2010 by R. Gregory