Following hard on the heels of Kushiel’s Dart, Jacqueline Carey’s spectacular debut novel, comes Kushiel’s Chosen, the second in the glittering and riveting. Following hard on the heels of Kushiel’s Dart, Jacqueline Carey’s spectacular debut novel, comes Kushiel’s Chosen, a glittering and riveting historical fantasy. Kushiel’s Chosen [Jacqueline Carey] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This wonderful novel is a sensuous fantasy of sacrifice and.

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At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information. Queen Ysandre de la Courcey puts on a good show as well, but nothing and no one can compare with Melisande Shahirizai and the heat that comes chosne the pages when she is in any proximity to Phedre!!! That, you see, is also the main concern of this book: Herein, then, jacueline a story of love so deep and story so strong that once you have started reading you cannot stop.

The pages were printed by hand using a Columbian hand press. She attended Lake Mushiel College, receiving B. It’s a chunkster and I probably wasn’t in the right head frame to be reading something that required me to remember a lot of names, places and previous story lines. So, while I don’t plan to give away any major plot twists, I’m reviewing the second in careey series, so spoilers, of course, if you haven’t read the first, and probably light spoilers here anyway.

Sep 10, Emma rated it really liked it. The land of Terre d’Ange is a place of unsurpassed beauty and grace. You’ve successfully reported this review. Then there is Kushiel, herself.

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By choosing it to do this way, Cnosen divides the book into two parts that are almost self-contained narratives in themselves, with introduction, rising action, climax, and denouement. One note about that religious landscape — Christ is known to have been the Messiah in this fantasy world’s history, but there’s also magic, other gods whose careu is left ambivalent but pretty-heartily endorsed, and the main character’s national religious heritage is descended as are the citizens of that nation from angels who rebelled against God’s disowning of a second son begotten accidentally of earth through the wounds of the Messiah.


I thought the first book …more I just finished careyy to this audiobook yesterday. She feels the weight of her choices and their consequences, but doesn’t let herself be overwhelmed by it.

The main focus is on discovering how Melisande escaped custody at the end of Kushiel’s Dart and hence, where she has gone to ground. In spite of all these similarities, I believe that there will be several differences, and I dare to say that in this second book we are witnessing an upgrading as the writer becomes more daring – and I am not referring to the erotic scenes that are just a little more And now I’ve proved to myself that it’s just as good, and I’ve got this review out of the way – my personal rule I am now so so ready to jump into the 3rd book!!

Would you like us to take another look at this review? The second book of the Kushiel trilogy is not quite as rough to get through as the first one.

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Nevertheless for the second time Jacqueline Carey swept me away so much that I could not put anything less than five stars. A journey of self-indulgence and discovery. How to write a great review Do Say what you liked best and least Describe the author’s style Explain the rating you gave Don’t Use rude and profane language Include any personal information Mention spoilers or the book’s price Recap the plot.

There is no shame in being a Servant of Naamah nor an anguissette. At the beginning of the series relations are generally good with Terre d’Ange’s neighboring countries of AragoniaCaerdicca Unitasand distant Khebbel-im-Akkad.


Likewise, the intrigue in this book has a more perso Another beautifully written epic fantasy.

My favorite kushiell, Jocelin, is constantly disappearing for badly explained reasons. Carey truly knows how to create a mul The second book of the Kushiel trilogy is not quite as rough to get through as the first one. The plot of this one follows the pattern of the first book too closely for me.

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Who lives and who dies? Never have I met a follower of any religion that is so devote as Kushiel is to her gods and goddesses.

They are two very well crafted characters with two extremely different plans. It’s free and yours to keep.

It appears to show German troop She survived, and lived to have others tell her story, and if they embellished the tale with fabric of mythical splendor, they weren’t far off the mark. The inhabiting race rose from the seed of angels and men, and they live by one simple rule: The stage is set, in this book, so there isn’t such a flurry of characters being thrown at you. I had a hard time at the beginning personally, but I think that is due to the fact that I hated how Phedre and Joscelin tortured each other for no good reason.

So who killed this character? Carey ha W Rating: Daughter of the Blood. Rather try to look at these books as an adventure in another Europe of such. If she misses something, she does it in the same way.