By Stephen Deas

Berren has lived within the urban all his existence. He has made his method as a thief, paying a bit of what he earns to the Fagin like grasp in their band. yet there's a twist to this story of a thief.

One day Berren is going to observe an execution of 3 thieves. He watches because the thief-taker takes his present and makes a decision to aim and thieve the prize. He fails. The younger thief is taken. however the thief-taker spots whatever in Berren. And the boy reminds him of somebody besides. Berren turns into his apprentice.

And is brought to an international of shadows, deceit and corruption in the back of the streets he suggestion he knew.

Full of richly saw lifestyles in a teeming fable urban, a busy development of fights, flights and fancies and charting the autumn of a boy into the darkish global of political plotting and homicide this marks the start of a brand new fable sequence for all fanatics of myth - from fanatics of Kristin Cashore to Brent Weeks.

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