A review by janedoelish
Heir to the Shadows by Anne Bishop


The "Black Jewel"-trilogy nearly destroyed my interest in the fantasy genre altogether. If this was the best that non-generic fantasy novels could aspire to, then I clearly wanted no part of it.
It was only due to my discovery of "Game of Thrones" (then a relatively obscure book that wouldn't ne adapted to the screen for almost another decade) that I recovered from the frustration this trilogy caused me