Series: The Demon Cycle

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Jul 07
The Great Bazaar and Brayan’s Gold by Peter V. Brett

The Great Bazaar and Brayan’s Gold by Peter V. Brett

Reviews 2 ★★★★

These two short stories take place within the time frame of The Painted Man and almost read like outtakes from the novel. But Brett has ensured that each is self-contained, although its place within a larger framework in never in doubt. Of the two, Brayan's Gold is my favourite, so let's start there.

Brayan's Gold tells of Arlen's first mission, the first time he has to spend more than two nights outside since his perilous journey to Miln. I was surprised at how much of Arlen's character Brett has managed to pack into such a short story, and still have...

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Jun 11
The Desert Spear by Peter V. Brett

The Desert Spear by Peter V. Brett

Reviews 0 ★★★★★

Peter V. Brett said he has no problem with this review appearing in fuchsia. So, here it is, in all its pink glory. Why has it taken me so long to read the second instalment of The Demon Cycle? I loved The Painted Man, I ended it eager to start…

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May 19
The Painted Man by Peter V. Brett

The Painted Man by Peter V. Brett

Reviews 0 ★★★★★

I loved this book, the premise had me hooked the moment I read it. The world that Brett has created is incredible to read about, richly detailed and full of wonderful landscapes, and its an absolute pleasure to read about it. The humans in The Painted Man are forced to live…

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