View our feature on Douglas Hulick’s Among has been a member of the Kin for years, rubbing elbows with thieves and murderers in the employ. Drothe is a Nose, an informant who finds and takes care of trouble inside the criminal organization he’s a part of. He also smuggles imperial relics on. An exciting new fantasy debut in the underground world of thieves.
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If you also swoon at main characters who steal from the ri Thjeves Thieves by Douglas Hulick is a fun and fast adventure with a scoundrel named Drothe who is a bit too honorable for his profession, set in a rich fantasy world, and filled with delightful plot twists. Feb 04, Robin Wiley rated it it was amazing Recommended to Robin by: Degan is a great character! Should this ever come to a screen large or small, I shall clap like a little girl at her fourth birthday party for the fight scenes alone.
Among Thieves by Douglas Hulick
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This was very sad. It’s hard not to love the man and seeing as I’ve already told you that he is an informant that performs torture and commits murder – you may well be surprised What I think readers will love about this book is the very rare, very thhieves done first person perspective.
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Cause I’m the hero. Fortunately, Drothe develops some interesting relationships with the supporting cast that not only play an important role in Among Thievesbut could also prove vital in future tales of the Kin. We as the readers on Not bad for a debut fantasy novel! I received a copy of this book through Good Reads First Reads. The Sword and Laser: He is part of the Kin, which is the network of underworld characters, from pick pockets and thieves, to assasins and crime lords.
When Drothe stumbles upon a much bigger mystery At first this book sat in my to read pile for awhile. Discover new books on Goodreads.
The world building was quite interesting, with the Kin and a complex thief society, and I really enjoyed the anti-hero Drothe very confusing from Patrick Rothfuss’ hero Kvothe, but It is a lifestyle, and practically another character. This can’t get any worse, can it? Now, why 2 stars? I highly recommend the title! Like the proverbial saying goes though, don’t judge a book by its cover!
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A mythical group of Gray Princes secretly pull the strings of said crime lord and all his competition, moving Drothe even farther down the line. He takes us along into the underworld he lives in and briefly informs us of any background we need as the story develops.