Follow me, and I will break your heart.
The final part in Mark Lawrence’s The Broken Empire trilogy, Emperor of Thorns, publishes today. For those of you who have been waiting to read this, you will not be disappointed. Here are just SOME of the reviews that have been filtering through and we expect many, many more to come.
‘Every sentence is carefully crafted, a work of art and a pleasure to read.’ Peter V Brett
‘The entire series, and its latest installment, EMPEROR OF THORNS, deserves your attention. Be disgusted by it, be unsettled by it. But don’t ignore it.’ Myke Cole
‘Emperor of Thorns delivers a moving end to a trilogy that has been breathtakingly refreshing and compelling throughout .’ British Fantasy Society
‘In a genre fit to bursting with toadstools on Tolkien’s tomb Lawrence is a vibrant and original voice who blazes his own trail’ Mark Timmony, Booktopia (SFF & Fantasy Buzz)
‘the ending could well be the finest achievement of Mark Lawrence’s entire trilogy’ Fantasy-Faction
‘Mark Lawrence has written a brilliant and enthralling tale – a trilogy that has gripped from the first scene to the very last – and I, for one, can’t wait to see what he’ll do next.’ Starburst Magazine
‘ Lawrence wraps up the story of Jorg and the Broken Empire with pathos, care, deft, and surprising brevity’ SF Signal
‘A stunning conclusion to the Broken Empire Trilogy. Easily one of the best books of 2013 – and a book that’s well worth the wait.’ The Founding Fields
‘WHAT AN ENDING. Needless to say, readers who have been following The Broken Empire up to this point will have no excuse to miss this. ’ The BiblioSanctum
‘A great trilogy. Dark fantasy at it’s grimmest and an absolute must read.’ Lynn’s Book Blog