Stephen Deas The Thief-Takers Apprentice The first book in the Thief-Taker's Apprentice series PART ONE THE THIEF-TAKER 1 BERREN The crowd had come to watch three men die. Most of them had no idea who the three men were. Nor did they particularly care. They’d come into Four Winds Square for the spectacle, for a bit of blood, for a Sun-day afternoon of entertainment. They’d come for the jugglers and the fire-br. A new man came forward from behind the executioner. The one who’d caught the men about to be killed. From what Berren could see, there was nothing special about him. He didn’t have particularly rich clothes.
The Thief-Takers Apprentice. The first book in the Thief-Taker's Apprentice series. Part one. The thief-taker. They’d come for the jugglers and the fire-breathers, the pies and the pastry-sellers, the singers and the speakers. They’d come for everything the city had to offer, and that’s what they got. The thief ran through them with practised ease. The crowd barely noticed he was there. He slipped between the larger bodies around him like an eel between a fisherman’s fingers, finding space where none seemed to exist.
The Thief-Takers Apprentice ta-1, . 0. part of Thief-Taker's Apprentice Series. The thief-taker carried him easily out of the bedroom and deftly picked his way between the hanging sheets outside. He nodded and smiled at the two women. Berren glared at Lilissa.
The Thief-Takers Apprentice ta-1 (Thief-Taker's Apprentice Stephen Deas. Year Published: 2006. Year Published: 2011. Year Published: 2001. The free online library containing 450000+ books. Read books for free from anywhere and from any device. Listen to books in audio format instead of reading.
Stephen Deas is an electrical engineer working in the aerospace and defence industries. His first novel THE ADAMANTINE PALACE has sold in a number of countries - it was sold in the US after a fierce auction and was pre-empted in Germany. Библиографические данные. The Thief-Taker's Apprentice.
But the thief-taker spots something in Berren. And the boy reminds him of someone as well. Berren becomes his apprentice. And is introduced to a world of shadows, deceit and corruption behind the streets he thought he knew. Full of richly observed life in a teeming fantasy city, a hectic progression of fights, flights and fancies and charting the fall of a boy into the dark world of political plotting and murder this marks the beginning of a new fantasy series for all lovers of fantasy - from fans of Kristin Cashore to Brent Weeks.
Which is a pity, because at the very core of this book was the possibility for an interesting story
The wound in his arm burned arm.
The wound in his arm burned arm. People stared at him in the streets and veered away. Looking like he did, he had to be careful to avoid any of the local militia gangs, which meant keeping away from the main streets and that took even more time. When he reached Weaver’s Row and Moon Street the sun was high and the bells from the solar temples were already calling people in to midday prayer
The Thief-Taker's Apprentice book. Next time, Deas, give your characters individual voice by manipulating their vocabulary, not by sending them on exchange to EastEnders.
The Thief-Taker's Apprentice book. Berren has lived in the city all his life. Jul 24, 2011 Adam Whitehead rated it liked it.
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