Brust Question

Robyn Starkey rohina at
Thu Mar 24 13:29:43 EST 2005

Ian Riddell wrote:

> I'm wondering, do all the pre-Vlad Taltos books (Phoenix Guards, 500 
> Years After, Sethra Lavode, etc.) have the same narrative style.
> I do enjoy Brust's homage to Dumas, but I'm not sure I could get 
> through 5 novels of it. And I'm intending to read these books over the 
> summer.
I sympathise with you about this, because I found the Phoenix Guards 
entirely impenetrably. I did read and enjoy the final three. The style 
is similar, but to my mind, not quite so, well, stylised.


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