Age of Assassins is a beguiling story of action and intrigue combined with a poignancy and humour that are as sharp as any blade
Simply unputdownable . . . the perfect mix of fantasy and mystery
With an original, immersive world that wouldn't let me go and a pair of assassins worth rooting for, Age of Assassins is a pleasure to read. I can't wait for more!
Outstanding. Beautifully written, perfectly paced and assured. Kept me reading well into the early hours of the morning. A wonderful first book - a wonderful book, period - that should be at the very top of your to-read list
A dark-humoured game of cat and mouse between assassins, with traitors on all sides
Dead gods, dread magic and a lead that feels like a breath of fresh air. Great fun
Often poignant and always intriguing, Age of Assassins reveals its mysteries with the style of a magic show and the artful grace of a gifted storyteller
Age of Assassins builds a compelling fantasy world and peoples it with characters you can care about. Riddled with intrigue and dangerous magic, this is a hugely enjoyable debut