Inheritance Trilogy
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(3.9 based on 477 ratings)
  • 1
    The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms: Inheritance Trilogy, Book 1 | N. K. Jemisin

    The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms: Inheritance Trilogy, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 46 mins)
    • By N. K. Jemisin
    • Narrated By Casaundra Freeman
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (339)
    Performance
    (265)
    Story
    (269)

    Yeine Darr is an outcast from the barbarian north. But when her mother dies under mysterious circumstances, she is summoned to the majestic city of Sky. There, to her shock, Yeine is named an heiress to the king. But the throne of the Hundred Thousand Kingdoms is not easily won, and Yeine is thrust into a vicious power struggle.

    Great Writing, Fantastic Worldbuilding

    I thought this book was well-written with some fantastic world-building, and I liked it (I'd give it a half star more if I could), but I didn't love i..Show More »

    Reviewed on February 02 2014 by Bleu (Chicago, IL, United States)
  • 2
    The Broken Kingdoms | N. K. Jemisin

    The Broken Kingdoms

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 28 mins)
    • By N. K. Jemisin
    • Narrated By Casaundra Freeman
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (138)
    Performance
    (105)
    Story
    (103)

    The gods have broken free after centuries of slavery, and the world holds its breath, fearing their vengeance. The saga of mortals and immortals continues in The Broken Kingdoms. In the city of Shadow, beneath the World Tree, alleyways shimmer with magic and godlings live hidden among mortalkind. Oree Shoth, a blind artist, takes in a homeless man who glows like a living sun to her strange sight. This act of kindness engulfs Oree in a nightmarish conspiracy.

    Very enjoyable new epic fantasy

    This series is set in an invented world in which gods and their offspring walk or live among human beings, something like Greek mythology. There is so..Show More »

    Reviewed on November 24 2010 by Laurene (New York)