The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms (2010, Orbit) 4 stars

Yeine Darr is an outcast from the barbarian north. But when her mother dies under …

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4 stars

Really interesting story in a fascinating world. Perhaps a bit too much going on at times as it's a world where everything is so strange and different it can be hard to keep up with what's happening and why. It's also solely told amongst the elite, and that leaves open a lot of questions about how this world works on the ground, but maybe the rest of the trilogy will cover that.