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Advantages: A brilliant finale to brilliant series, development of characters superb
Disadvantages: Possibly a bit weak in the middle of book...and the very end is a bit of a let down

The boring but necessary stuff Title: The High Lord Author: Trudi Canavan Publisher: Orbit Fantasy Illustration(paperback): Steve Stone Price(paperback): 7.99 Series: The Black Magician Trilogy ISBN 1841493155 Quick synopsis To understand ...

Secre 11.09.2006 · Read full review
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The High Lord, a review from a book lover!

Advantages: Amazing book, had me hooked from start to finish!
Disadvantages: It ended the series!

...It has been a year since sonea won the challenge against Regin in the Arena and a lot has changed! Now knowing the truth about Akkarrin should she accept what he has shown her? Should she believe him, and yet more important what does this mean for her ...

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The real deal

Advantages: The best in the trilogy
Disadvantages: None - there WILL be another series to follow :)) (just found out today)

The Plot It is a year on since Sonea won the Challenge against Regin. At that time she "saw" something that she has been unable to understand completely, and she is now seeking to discover more about her (Magician's) Guild guardian High Lord Akkarin. ...

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An exciting finale.

Advantages: Wraps the trilogy up neatly.
Disadvantages: It's the last book.

This is the final book in the Black Magician trilogy after The Magician's Guild and The Novice. As Akkarin's chosen student and hostage, Sonea feels trapped. The other students resent her for the perceived privilege that they feel should rightly have g ...

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A magicians life is not a happy one.

Advantages: The finale to an amzingly rich fantasy tale
Disadvantages: just like the others this book is hard to put down

...trilogy or series of books, by the time i get to the third one it feels as though the author has run out of steam - not so with this book, it is as compelling as the 2 before it. This book can be read alone without detracting from t ...

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