View our feature on Douglas Hulick’s Among has been a member of the Kin for years, rubbing elbows with thieves and murderers in the employ. Drothe is a Nose, an informant who finds and takes care of trouble inside the criminal organization he’s a part of. He also smuggles imperial relics on. An exciting new fantasy debut in the underground world of thieves.
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So the Angels had decreed, and so it had been. However, the positives far outweigh the negatives, hullck I look forward to more! I’ve seen more oaths and promises broken in the last few days than I want to think about, but I learned something about them in the process- you can’t keep everyone one of them.
A A very good book this.
Douglas Hulick: No Tales of the Kin 3 coming
I’d be embarrassed to ride the subway with that. Well I couldn’t stop reading this book.
I was actually mostly okay with those moments since I was intrigued about the history of the world, but it was a little clunky. Release Date for George R. Looking forward to the sequel there! Wishing him the best.
Fantasy Book Critic: “Among Thieves” by Douglas Hulick (Reviewed by Robert Thompson)
Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Home What’s new Latest activity Authors. Almost every character featured in it is a criminal, and not the cute and cuddly kind of criminal. Several writers have been members of the Reenactment groups and can bring their fights to a novel. Setting and characters are somewhat similar to Gentleman bastards but more balance, plausible and ridden of some of melodrama present Lynch’s Book with bromance between two criminals where one is skilled thief and other one great fighter.
Drothe has been a member of the Kin for years, rubbing elbows with thieves and murderers in the employ of a crime lord while smuggling relics on the side.
Among Thieves by Douglas Hulick
Lord of the Silver Bow by David Gemmell. Feb 04, Robin Wiley rated it it was amazing Recommended to Robin by: There are warring crime lords, hidden puppet masters, and a police force that is more interested in protecting the interests of those in power than any kind of civil douglaw. I was ridiculously impressed with one in particular vouglas the fact that the narration is in first person.
By the end of the book I was just wanting more There are long conversations that are completely pointless and tell us nothing.
Some fantasy worlds can be very two-dimensional, but Among Thieves was very ‘fleshy’. Drothe has been a member of the Kin for years, rubbing elbows thirves thieves and murderers in the employ of a crime lord while smuggling relics on the side.
Smart and well thought out. When Drothe stumbles upon a much bigger mystery involving a relic whilst conducting one of these investigations, he finds himself caught up in a deadly and dangerous game that could shatter the criminal underworld of which he is a part.
He does a lot of running about through a complicated plot, trying to keep himself and his sister alive while unraveling the mystery from the inside. Douglas Hulick rated a book really liked it The Hobbit by J. Apr 05, Pages. View all 9 comments. The ending wraps up rather nicely despite Drothe being a bit thick at times. The book begins by thrusting you right in the centre of the action and from there it simply doesn’t stop.
Then of course there is all the typical political scheming between groups both within the underworld and the nobility! Then there’s the Emperor, not that we meet him, as the action is kept strictly in the sections of the city outside the imperial realm.
Tales of the Kin 2 books. They can last for pages and they can be good entertainment.
There are double crosses, chases, and plenty of fighting. Aug 08, A lot of sword fights, and they do go on. Good start to series. After that first section was over, the book became much more readable, and often very enjoyable. Tale of the Kin 2 Book Series it was amazing 5.
The supporting players are brilliantly written as well, from the small time characters like Fowler to the bigger, more important people like Degan and Christiana.