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The way the author brings the gods into the story with an agenda of their own is superb!
Talk of these gods felt to me too much like wordy exposition and almost a shoe-horned in distraction from the palace intrigue that formed the majority of the novel.
Her characters are very well fleshed out, and all of them have degrees of both "good" and "evil."
This series was great read, I enjoyed them very much and donated them to the public library when I finished reading .Published 7 months ago by Elaine
Fiona McIntosh is masterful once again. The twisted minds of some of her characters are fascinating, and as psychotic as they are, the selflessness of other characters renews faith... Read morePublished 11 months ago by RSC
What a riveting book to read! From the very beginning, I was taken into a foreign land on a journey of mystery & intrigue. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Angel
McIntosh's Odalisque, Book one of the Percheron trilogy, is set in a beautiful city where horrible things happen to people, with beautiful prose depicting acts of brutality. Read morePublished on November 1, 2010 by Kindle-aholic
I felt that book was very good, the intrigue and plot was very catching and set up for a good time with pondering the plot. Read morePublished on October 29, 2010 by Elfprincess
I recently tried Myrren's Gift and did not like it at all, and I expected the same from this book. I was actually considering not reading Odalisque, but I am glad I did. Read morePublished on March 11, 2010 by Ithlilian
Odalisque starts out strong, with a great story, fresh setting (for the genre) and great premise. The book is very enjoyable, though McIntosh's writing got on my nerves after... Read morePublished on October 13, 2009 by T. A. Widman
I was very surprised that this book was not rated higher than three stars. There is alot going on plot wise and without giving anything away I must say that this book reminded me... Read morePublished on May 5, 2009 by Heather Myst
I don't generally like to give out bad reviews of books but I might have to make an exception for _Odalisque_ by Fiona McIntosh. Read morePublished on October 22, 2008 by Tim F. Martin