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The Half-Orc Series chronicles the trials of Harruq and Qurrah Tun, brothers of mixed blood and humble beginnings. One will seek redemption and atonement for the evil he has done. One will destroy everything to deny his wrongs. This Omnibus contains the first five books of the Half-Orc Series, condensed into a single collector's edition.
Paperback, 816 pages
Published March 21st 2011 by Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
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Nick
Jul 20, 2012 Nick rated it it was amazing
I loved reading about Harruq and Qurrah's struggles. Hour after hour passed as the story about the two brothers took me inside of their world, making me feel their emotions and everything.

I felt sad and even felt tears come to my eyes at times and happyness when good things happened to them.

I started reading this book after reading the Shadowdance Trilogy and it was one of my best reading experience in the past year.

Definately recommend this book to anybody that likes the genre. I also loved t
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Jul 23, 2012 Paul Nelson rated it it was amazing
The weight of blood (4.5*)
The two main characters, the half-orc/half-elf brothers Harruq and Qurrah Tun are living on the streets of Veldaran. Struggling to survive, things deteriorate when the king expels the elves from the city and the brothers have to move on.
As a warrior Harruq is the protector of his younger brother who is both weak and powerful with dark magic & necromancy. Harruq is compelled to do his brothers bidding and he commits senseless atrocities to aid his brothers education.
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If you love SciFi dragons magic sex intrigue....you have got to..I mean HAVE to at least read the first
5 chapters of the first book of this series. Omg I loved this series its like the unedited version of a dark
Lord of the rings!! Seriously... Read a couple chapters of the first book get a free sample you will buy I promise!!
Duane
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If it was not a combined volume I would not have gone past the second book. David Dalglish's writing style is very much character driven. In The Half-Orcs I found the characters shallow and unintresting. Most books I enjoy I have trouble putting down. In this case I had trouble picking it up. The exciting climaxes were so boring to me that I was struggling to read more then a page or two at a time.
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Other Books in the Series

Half-Orcs (8 books)
  • The Weight of Blood (The Half-Orcs, #1)
  • The Cost of Betrayal (The Half-Orcs, #2)
  • The Death of Promises (The Half-Orcs, #3)
  • The Shadows of Grace (The Half-Orcs, #4)
  • A Sliver of Redemption (The Half-Orcs, #5)
  • The Prison of Angels (The Half-Orcs, #6)
  • The King of the Vile (The Half-Orcs, #7)

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