I loved all the charactors in the book. Found myself listening to it twice because I tend to miss areas while working. I purchased the second in the..Show More » series as soon as I was done, and I'm now on the forth in the series.
The book is great on audio, but the narrator makes some characters way too old sounding. A little more information for the narrator so that she knew ..Show More »the characters weren't in their 60's but were only in their mid 30's would have been nice. That was the only disheartening thing about the book and it kind of grates on your nerves after a while and takes away from the story.
Can't help but love Tamora Pierce and all of her writings. From Alanna to Aly all of her female characters are amazing and vastly different. In the Li..Show More »oness Rampant we have a female knight who proves women can do all that her male counter parts can do and more. In The Immortals we have the wild mage who speaks to animals, shape shifts and learns about her magical abilities. Now in The Protector of the Small we have Kel, a young woman trying to prove she can be the next female knight after Lady Alanna and she is a wonderful character that Tamora created who stands up to bullies in all forms and protects those who can't protect themselves. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
I loved it, it was a wonderful end to a brilliant quartet about making your own way in a world that may not want you. The only complaint is that there..Show More » were some names I would have said differently, but who knows if I would be right anyway.