Lhind the Thief – Kindle edition by Sherwood Smith. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks. Lhind has been on the run all her life. Stealing what she needs, using magic for disguise, she never stays anywhere long. Lhind even has secrets from herself. Book Jacket: Lhind has been on the run all her life. Stealing what she needs, using magic for disguise, she never stays anywhere long. Lhind.
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Sherwood Smith continues to amaze me with her fantastic but thorough world-building skills. It seemed to end a bit abruptly, but its works.
The other main characters are Rajanas, Hlanan, and Thianra. I don’t understpand the need for angst filled dramatic “love” that is in YA books these days. I read this book in part because it’s part of tbe boxed set in which I’m also participating.
Well, one of the coolest things about the book is that there’s a big – really unusual – reveal, which in How to write a great review Do Say what you liked best and teh Describe the author’s style Explain the rating you gave Don’t Use rude and profane language Include any personal information Lihnd spoilers or the book’s price Recap the plot.
And in this again phind see the behavior of a child, not a grownup. To Ride a White Horse. As an adult I think its sweet and this world could use more of that and less of the stress we create f I really enjoyed this book. But almost as soon as she is captured by these three, her thieff mindset changes. I enjoyed the more adult action, the trade mark name calling, and the vibrant world.
A strong theme of the book is trust, something that Lhind’s background hasn’t included very much of, and to her credit she’s able to learn it. Instead, I kitchen-sinked it with all my old comfort-read faves: What I looked for then much as I do now is adventure mixed in with “people” I can identify with.
Jul 23, Sarah Gelvin rated it it was ok. Lover of Thorns and Holy Gods. It left me feeling as though I were missing out on key lhiind of the book.
And thank goodness that it was not full of all the angsty-instalove, grimdark, political, dystopian themes that are so prevalent in YA novels nowadays.
The Brush of Black Wings. I didn’t care much about the ending. The Mark of the Tala. Overall, it wasn’t bad but it wasn’t one of the best of Smith’s works either. If this were a movie what would it be rated? There’s a bunch of thiet interwoven with 2 whole pages of map descriptions or plotting a journey or describing a backstory that are just boring. lind
Lhind is a great character, charming and witty. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.
So Lhind is abducted by Rajanas and Hlanan and want her help procuring an item of power. The Snows of Windroven. A Torch Against the Night. Or, get it for Kobo Super Points!
Our characters had a lot of tools at their disposal and worked well with what they had. And that’s when adventure begins, because someone very powerful wants them all dead.
Here the heroine is a street urchin, a thief that survives a brutal life in a world where she can be burned at the stakes. Overall, Sherwood Smith is an amazing writer, and I will read more books by her. Now, having read it, I will say that I enjoyed the story, but I will also say that it wasn’t my favorite of her novels.
Lhind even has secrets from herself, for she has lhibd memories, and those are troubling. lhnd
No, cancel Yes, report it Thanks! After her treatment by them she starts to make decisions differently, even saving them. Lhind the Thief by Sherwood Smith. You can read this item using any of the following Kobo apps and devices: The author relates it to A Posse of Princesses.
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However, I’m not sure I would be re-reading this unless the author will lhund a sequel. All of this shows my age, nothing can be said against such an author: This fantasy with a dash of romance takes place in the same world as A Posse of Princesses and the Wren series.