Legends of the Realm
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    Emissary: Legends of the Realm: Book 1 | Thomas Locke

    Emissary: Legends of the Realm: Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 43 mins)
    • By Thomas Locke
    • Narrated By John Keating
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    Hyam is a likeable lad who will make a fine farmer someday. But he carries a burden few can fathom. As his mother slips toward death, she implores him to return to Long Hall, where he spent five years as an apprentice. It was there that Hyam's extraordinary capacity for mastering languages came to light - and soon cast him into the shadows of suspicion. How could any human learn the forbidden tongues with such ease?

    More about the world than the characters.

    This book is actually well written and is actually a quick and easy read. The problem I had was the great lack of character development. The character..Show More »

    Reviewed on March 14 2015 by Christopher (Chicago, IL, United States)