marycatelli (marycatelli) wrote,
marycatelli
marycatelli

The Wrath of the Great Guilds

The Wrath of the Great Guilds by Jack Campbell

The sixth and final book. Spoilers ahead for the earlier ones.

Mari and Alain, with their forces, head to Dorcastle, as she said at the end of the last book. Alain still anxious about his vision of Mari, dying.

On the way, they discover a nasty machination of the Mages Guild, and get some additional equipment. And arrive for the siege.

Which involves the difficulties of using their far-speakers at that place, lightning-wielding mages on rocs, explosive carts, an elder telling Alain something and another Mage realizing exactly what it meant, assassins who are not quite so secret as they thought after their infiltration, a cousin of Alain's, and more.
Tags: fiction reviews: fantasy (other), fiction reviews: military, fiction reviews: sf, fiction reviews: steampunk, john hemry/jack campbell
Subscribe

  • Mistress of the Waves

    Mistress of the Waves by George Phillies On another world, the narrator is fishing from her boat when an off-worlder is swept from his. She has to…

  • Against Three Lands

    Against Three Lands by George Phillies Adventure and politics in another world. Particularly in the Thousand Islands, which is, culturally a mix of…

  • Pirate of the Prophecy

    Pirate of the Prophecy by Jack Campbell Empress of the Endless Sea book 1. A prequel series. I don't think there are any spoilers for Pillars of…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 0 comments