In Mycena, Illior is mainly regarded as the patron god of thieves. Really, at times that’s all you need. Upon discovering their bodies in his inner sanctum, he finds Luthas then burns the whole place down as their funeral pyre. Post was not sent – check your email addresses! This malformed URI has been treated as a string – ‘http: Skala, Mycena, and Plenimar.

One thing that especially stood out for me – and this was something that I particularly appreciated – is that when a woman says she doesn’t want children or cares more about her career than she does about starting a family, she actually means it , and is respected for her choice. Now I must wait for the next one. It is well worth the wait. Mother of Klia and Phoria and Queen of Skala at the beginning of the series. I’d still like a reader’s guide to this series. At the end of Stalking Darkness he and his wife Kari adopt Luthas. Nysander holds the cup and Mardus the wooden disks–one of which was responsible for Seregil’s coma–but the crown must still be located. Search WorldCat Find items in libraries near you.

Plenimaran rule on Nigutrunner involves the introduction of slavery and the importation of a new slave population, while Skalan rule brings about the emancipation of slaves.

The Nightrunner Series

In Casket of Souls the Plenimarans sue for peace and it is the Skalan Queen Phoria who rejects these overtures and prolongs the fighting. But this is only the beginning of one of his deadliest journeys ever, for the prophecy also holds that four will come together in a time of darkness, and gradually all that Seregil values is placed at risk as he, Alec, Nysander and Micum are drawn into a deadly web of terror and intrigue.

There are a few things the two lead actors take care no one knows, not even the rest of the troupe. I am grateful that I am listening to all of the six books on audio now, so at least I am still getting my Lynn Flewellen fix, but Please enter the message.


The plotting is tighter, the villain isn’t too obvious, the magic aids the story rather than being the story, and best of all, Alec and Seregil act upon things rather than being acted upon. There are a few things the two lead actors take care no one knows, casjet even the rest of the troupe.

The cure can be as deadly as the disease. However, this one held up on its own with not much of the previous series needed to know what’s going on.

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At the end of Stalking Darkness he and his wife Kari adopt Luthas. English View all editions and formats Summary: Reviews User-contributed reviews Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers.

One of the first novels in a while to be placed primarily back in Rhiminee, it’s a pleasure to see ourselves reunited with Lord Seregil and Alec of Ivywell as well as the Rhiminee cat. However, the reality is far less harmonious. Also, spoiler about a new relationship here: Please choose whether or not you want other users to be able to see on your profile that this library is a favorite of yours.

The Mother and Illior are both Moon deities, but are clearly not identical: Featuring more nightrunning than previous books, Casket is Souls is filled with plenty of action, intrigue, and just enough romance. You cannot mistake their complete and utter devotion to each other. Under her rule, even though Aurenen were allies, the style of the Aurenfaie went out of fashion. Un point qui m’a aussi bien plus est le fait que ce tome ci est un one-shot, l’histoire a une vrai fin.

There are hints throughout the first two books of a more romantic nature their relationship could take, but the fantasy adventure plots take up much more of the readers’ attention. Lynn Flewelling debuted with Luck in the Shadows, the first book in the Nightrunner series, back in Madam Flewelling, with all respect intended towards your property, you should probably have taken a chunk of fluff that you stuffed into the first half and moved it to the second.


Le chat de Rhiminie repend aussi du service, bien sur. Casket of Souls also features a secondary romance story that was a nice little surprise.

Citations are based on reference standards. This was due both to their isolated mountain valleys being easily defended and not particularly desirable real estate, and to the Retha’noi having developed a potent magic of their own, very different from that of the Skalan wizards.

Lynn Flewelling Find more information about: With their most treacherous mission yet behind them, heroes Seregil and Alec resume their double life as dissolute nobles and master spies. Sure, the author wrote out all of the necessary scenes, but then just mushed them together in vague chronological order without any sort of transition in place to tell us where or how.

Originally cold and arrogant, his character gradually changes and he strives to emulate the generous character of the dead Nysander. Find a copy in the library Finding libraries that hold this item The villains this time made me squirm! Luck in the Shadows. View all 3 comments.

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Distinct and antithetical to other gods is Serimaius, worshiped in Plenimar. A dark lord will rise. Flewelling’s world is described similarly to medieval-Europe in setting, with farming and hunting being the primary occupations of the populace. Cancel Forgot your nigbtrunner

The first two are really one book. The settlers arrived about years before the time of Serengil and Alec, first establishing themselves on the island of Kuoros and then spreading in all directions, forcibly uprooting the Retha’noi and driving them off the sea and deep inland.

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