The Sorcerer of the Wildeeps

The Sorcerer of the Wildeeps #1

Kai Ashante Wilson

fiction fantasy lgbtqia+
adventurous challenging medium-paced

212 pages | first published 2015

Since leaving his homeland, the earthbound demigod Demane has been labeled a sorcerer. With his ancestors' artifacts in hand, the Sorcerer follows the Captain, a beautiful man with song for a voice and hair that drinks the sunlight.

The two of them are the descendants of the gods who abandoned the Earth for Heaven, and they will need all the gifts those divine ancestors left to them to keep their caravan brothers alive.

The one safe road between the northern oasis and southern kingdom is stalked by a necromantic terror. Demane may have to master his wild powers and trade humanity for godhood if he is to keep his brothers and his beloved captain alive.

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Moods

adventurous 83%
emotional 50%
challenging 45%
reflective 38%
sad 33%
dark 30%
mysterious 30%
tense 23%
hopeful 7%
funny 4%
inspiring 4%

Pace

medium 62%
fast 22%
slow 15%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 57% | A mix: 42%

Strong character development?

Yes: 60% | It's complicated: 20% | No: 20%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 65% | It's complicated: 21% | No: 9% | N/A: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 91% | It's complicated: 8%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 56% | No: 21% | It's complicated: 18% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

3.67