Series: The Farseer Trilogy

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Assassin’s Quest by Robin Hobb

Assassin’s Quest by Robin Hobb

February 13, 2012 Reviews 0 ★★★★★

As the final book in The Farseer Trilogy, I was expecting great things from Assassin’s Quest, and it did not disappoint. It is a strong book, full of surprises and plot twists, and it kept me guessing until the last page. Fitz’s journey has been wonderful, and I feel like I have grown with him. Robin Hobb’s world is so vivid and rich in detail that I love to spend time in it.

One of my favourite aspects of this book was the autonomy Fitz gains when everyone thinks he believes him dead. Eventually he finds his way to Queen...

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Royal Assassin by Robin Hobb

Royal Assassin by Robin Hobb

February 7, 2012 Reviews 0 ★★★★★

The story-telling in this series keeps getting better. I was sucked into this book from the first chapter, and found myself reading it hungrily in large chunks. While the action moved slowly, it was driven by character development. Prince Regal’s scheming allowed the climax to build steadily, with the author…

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Assassin’s Apprentice by Robin Hobb

Assassin’s Apprentice by Robin Hobb

January 28, 2012 Reviews 0 ★★★★★

As usual with Robin Hobb, this story is rich in detail and has empathetic, believable characters.┬áThe politics of the world were clear and the sense of place was strong.┬áReading about Fitz as he grew up and slowly found acceptance within the royal household was fascinating for me since life in…

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