King of Thorns (The Broken Empire, Book 2) by Mark Lawrence
By Mark Lawrence
In ebook one of many damaged Empire, Mark Lawrence delivered to lifestyles the “morbidly gripping”* (Publishers Weekly) tale of a boy looking for energy and vengeance. Now, in King of Thorns, that boy’s trip into manhood takes him to the darkish depths ready inside his soul…
The boy who will be King has won the throne...
Prince Honorious Jorg Ancrath vowed while he used to be 9 to avenge his slaughtered mom and brother—and punish his father for now not doing so. whilst he used to be fifteen, he started to satisfy that vow. Now he's eighteen—and he needs to carry on by means of energy of palms to what he took through torture and treachery.
King Jorg is a guy haunted: through the ghost of a tender boy, via a mysterious copper field, via his wish for the lady who rides together with his enemy. laid low with nightmares of the atrocities he dedicated, and of the atrocities dedicated opposed to him whilst he was once a baby, he's full of rage. or even as his desire for revenge maintains to eat him, twenty thousand males march towards the gates of his fort. His enemy is way superior than him. Jorg is familiar with that he can't win a good fight.
yet he has came across, in a chamber hidden underneath the citadel, historic and long-lost artifacts. a few could name them magic. Jorg isn't really certain—all he understands is that the secrets and techniques they carry will be placed to poor use within the coming battle...
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