By Brent Weeks
For Durzo Blint, assassination is an art-and he's the city's such a lot entire artist.
For Azoth, survival is precarious. anything you by no means take with no consideration. As a guild rat, he is grown up within the slums, and discovered to pass judgement on humans quick - and to take dangers. hazards like apprenticing himself to Durzo Blint.
But to be accredited, Azoth needs to flip his again on his previous existence and include a brand new id and identify. As Kylar Stern, he needs to discover ways to navigate the assassins' international of risky politics and unusual magics - and domesticate an aptitude for loss of life.
The means of Shadows
Beyond the Shadows
Night Angel: the total Trilogy (omnibus)
The method of Shadows: The photo Novel
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The Black Prism
The Blinding Knife
The damaged Eye
The Blood Mirror
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Logan requested. “I don’t are looking to spar in any respect, but when it's your will, I shall consent—but I won’t struggle with a convention blade. ” the lads hooted on the prospect of seeing this brief Sethi struggle their tremendous, unarmored. purely Marcus and one or others seemed bothered. With the thick armor Logan wore, there has been little chance that he will be heavily injured, inspite of a pointy sword. however the probability was once there. In his eyes, Solon observed that Logan knew it too. He was once by surprise doubting if he must have been fairly so brash with a person who he knew not anything approximately, anyone who could good want him damage. Logan used to be taking a look back at Solon’s stocky construct. “Milord,” Marcus acknowledged, “maybe it might be top if—” “Agreed,” Logan acknowledged to Solon. He pulled his helmet on and locked the visor. He unlimbered his sword and stated, “Ready while you are. ” sooner than Logan may well react, Solon jabbed his arms throughout the boy’s visor and grabbed the nosepiece. He yanked Logan ahead and twisted. The boy slammed into the floor with a grunt. Solon drew a knife from Logan’s belt and held it to the boy’s eye, his knee resting at the facet of Logan’s helmet, keeping it in position. “Do you yield? ” Solon requested. The boy’s breaths have been worked. “I yield. ” Solon published him and stood, brushing the dirt from the leg of his breeches. He didn’t supply to assist Lord Gyre stand. the boys have been quiet. a number of had drawn swords, yet none moved ahead. It was once seen that if Solon had intended to kill Logan, he could have already performed it. without doubt they have been brooding about what Duke Gyre may have performed to them if this sort of factor had occurred. “You’re a idiot boy, Lord Gyre,” Solon acknowledged. “A buffoon appearing for males you'll sooner or later need to ask to die for you. ” He acknowledged Duke Gyre, absolutely Dorian stated Duke Gyre. yet he despatched me right here. without doubt he might have despatched me to the garrison without delay if he intended the duke. The prophecy wasn’t approximately me. Dorian couldn’t have recognized that i might be held up, that i'd get to town this overdue. may possibly he? Logan got rid of his helmet, and he was once red-faced, yet he didn’t allow his embarrassment flare into anger. He acknowledged, “I, I deserved that. and that i deserved the manhandling you simply gave me. Or worse. I’m sorry. it's a terrible host who attacks his visitors. ” “You comprehend they’ve been wasting on objective, don’t you? ” Logan regarded bothered. He glanced on the guy he’d been scuffling with as Solon arrived, then stared at his personal toes. Then, as though it took an attempt of will, he raised his eyes to Solon’s. “I see that you just communicate real. notwithstanding it shames me to profit it, I thanks. ” And now his males seemed ashamed. They’d been letting him win simply because they enjoyed him, and now they'd shamed their lord. the boys weren’t simply pained, they have been in distress. How does this boy command such loyalty? Is it simply loyalty to his father? As he watched Logan examine all of the males in turn—staring till every one met his gaze after which regarded away—Solon doubted that. Logan permit the pained silence take a seat and develop. “In six months’ time,” Logan stated, addressing the boys, “I will serve at my father’s garrison.