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Royal Assassin (The Farseer Trilogy, Book 2) by Robin Hobb

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By Robin Hobb

Younger Fitz, the illegitimate son of the noble Prince Chivalry, is overlooked via all royalty other than the devious King intelligent, who has had him tutored him at midnight arts of the murderer. He has slightly survived his first, soul-shattering venture, and returns to the courtroom the place he's thrown headfirst into the tumult of royal lifestyles. With the King close to dying, and Fitz's basically best friend off on a probably hopeless quest, the throne itself is threatened. in the meantime, the treacherous crimson send Raiders have renewed their assaults at the Six Duchies, slaughtering the population of complete beach cities. during this time of serious peril, it quickly turns into transparent that the destiny of the dominion could leisure in Fitz's hands--and his function in its salvation may perhaps require the final word sacrifice.

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