The Licanius Trilogy
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    The Shadow of What Was Lost: The Licanius Trilogy, Book 1 | James Islington

    The Shadow of What Was Lost: The Licanius Trilogy, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (25 hrs and 28 mins)
    • By James Islington
    • Narrated By Michael Kramer
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    It has been 20 years since the end of the war. The dictatorial Augurs - once thought of almost as gods - were overthrown and wiped out during the conflict, their much-feared powers mysteriously failing them. Those who had ruled under them, men and women with a lesser ability known as the Gift, avoided the Augurs' fate only by submitting themselves to the rebellion's Four Tenets.

    A story that grows

    The story is not a genre I would normally read but as it was on special I thought I would give it a go.
    The book started off slow for me and the ..Show More »

    Reviewed on 27 July 2015 by Malcolm ()