The Assassins of Thasalon by Lois McMaster Bujold

The Assassins of Thasalon

Penric & Desdemona #10

Lois McMaster Bujold with Grover Gardner (Narrator)

9 hours, 58 minutes first pub 2021 (editions) user-added

fiction fantasy adventurous fast-paced

Description

An unholy attack upon his brother-in-law General Arisaydia pitches sorcerer Learned Penric and his Temple demon Desdemona headlong into the snake-pit of Cedonian imperial politics. But they will not travel alone. The mission from his god brings Pe...

Read more

Community Reviews Summary of 172 reviews

Moods

adventurous 97%
mysterious 42%
funny 40%
lighthearted 31%
reflective 17%
emotional 14%
hopeful 11%
relaxing 11%
inspiring 8%
tense 5%
challenging 2%

Pace

medium 58%
fast 41%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 55% | Character: 22% | Plot: 22%

Strong character development?

Yes: 79% | No: 16% | It's complicated: 4%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 100%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 73% | It's complicated: 15% | No: 11%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 69% | Yes: 30%

Average rating

4.33

See all reviews...

Content Warnings

Submitted by users as part of their reviews

Expand filter menu View summary

See all...