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New Additions #101

The first new additions of 2019.

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Review: Lies Sleeping by Ben Aaronovitch

Lies Sleeping is the seventh instalment of the PC Peter Grant series by Ben Aaronovitch.

Plot:

The Faceless Man has been murdering, sacrificing, committing fraud, and done even more heinous things, but the police and the Folly know his identity now and they’ve got him on the run. Peter Grant, now Detective Constable, is one of the key figures in the operation to bring him down once and for all. But a cornered animal is at its most dangerous, and cornered magicians even more so. The Faceless Man isn’t going down without a fight and a show, and is in the midst of completing one final mission. If he were to succeed, London will be forever changed. It’s up to Peter, and his colleagues, to stop him before he does. If they can.

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Review: The Last Mortal Bond by Brian Staveley

The Last Mortal Bond written by Brian Staveley is the last book in the Chronicle of the Unhewn Throne trilogy.

Plot:

Annur is being threatened by the ancient Csestriim and their desire to kill the old Gods that walk the earth again. The whole of the Urghul nation is at their door, their aim to spread their pain-worship across the lands, the easy way, or the hard way. Kettral are pitted against Kettral, brother against sister. War is fought in every corner of the once great Empire, and the three Malkeenian siblings are at the very heart of it.

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