Paladin of Souls

Paladin of Souls

eBook - 2003
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Publisher: New York : PerfectBound, 2003
ISBN: 9780060767839
0060767839
9780060573379
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Incinerated_Newt Mar 04, 2011

This book gives a lot to think about in terms of divine intervention, fate, damnation and redemption. It's also nice to see a story with an older protagonist. It helps if you've read "Curse of Challion" first, but it's not necessary.


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BostonPL_VeronicaKM Jul 18, 2018

A middle-aged widowed ex-saint/accidental murderess goes on a road trip to find herself and ends up helping to fight off a demon invasion. Everyone who likes fantasy should read this book immediately -- Lois McMaster Bujold is a wizard with words and a fresh breath of air in the dudebro landscape of high fantasy.

SPPL_János Mar 13, 2018

This character-based adventure shares the well-realized medieval world of "The Curse of Chalion" but works as a standalone. Bujold builds a detailed plot involving political intrigue and a surprisingly interesting theology of gods and demons around her likeable characters. There's some action and a good dose of romance, weaving into a very satisfying whole.

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finn75
Jul 23, 2015

Really enjoyed this fantastical story of Ista's battle with the darkness that surrounds her. A lovely follow up from "The Curse of Chalion" but can be read as a stand alone.

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KarenAmannTalerico
Mar 11, 2015

One of best books I've read in a while. It has everything you need for a good story, action, faith, war, demons, and gods. I also appreciated the strong older female character. I especially enjoyed that she had a romantic relationship develop but it was managed tastefully and joyously. This is a book ii highly recommend to anyone who loves a good story, but especially those who want to see women portrayed in a range of roles.

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rixonkarla
Jul 28, 2012

One of my favorite books in the whole world. Whenever a friend wants a book recommendation, this is the one I hand them. One of Bujold's best works, deep and entertaining at the same time.

Incinerated_Newt Mar 04, 2011

This book gives a lot to think about in terms of divine intervention, fate, damnation and redemption. It's also nice to see a story with an older protagonist. It helps if you've read "Curse of Challion" first, but it's not necessary.

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GillianL
Apr 10, 2010

This follows after the curse of
challion. AgIN CHARACTER is very important.

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bookherder
Jul 26, 2008

finally, a fantasy book about an older female character. The queen mother goes on a pilgrimage, spirits and magic ensue. A dark story with demons and battles.

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