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Shepherd's Quest (The Broken Key #1)

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"Shepherd's Quest" begins a story about three lads from the small town of Quillim: Riyan Borenson, Chadric Kelon, and Bartholomew Agreani. When Riyan stumbled upon an ancient burial tomb, he and the others soon discovered they had found the fabled King's Horde. A place reputed to hold a vast fortune.

However, before they could gain access to the King's Horde, they must firs
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Paperback, 342 pages
Published February 9th 2007 by iUniverse
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Bob Clarkson
Aug 15, 2015 Bob Clarkson rated it liked it
What I liked about the book:
1. The plot was solid and all the sub-plots wove themselves into the main plot and held it together.

2. The characters were believable. The young men appeared by their actions and the actions of their families that they were close to being adults and at an age where going beyond the rules to prove their manhood wasn't unusual.

3. The action was continuous!

4. The four main characters had varied backgrounds that gave the team balance. One was a shepherd's son with a g
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Emmy
Jan 18, 2017 Emmy rated it did not like it
It starts:
“Riyan looked out over the landscape, his position on the ridge afforded him a commanding view of the valley. The moonlight overhead painted the world in shadows, among which who knew what sorts of beasts may lie.”

Author raises hand, "I know! I know! I know what sort of beasts lie" cuz a half dozen paragraphs later:
“Then all of a sudden, one of the mountain wolves that infested these parts launched itself out of the shadows.”

Yeah, okay. Gimme a bib and spoon feed me like a baby.

NOT
Simon Forsyth
Dec 18, 2014 Simon Forsyth rated it did not like it
Hard to get into. Jarring changes of tense every few paragraphs, and an excess of description.

Also, one other note. It should be the King's Hoard, not Horde (unless the king has a long forgotten army).
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Mar 26, 2016 Sreten Savic rated it it was amazing
from 10 points 10. . . wery good book. i buyed most of his book.
Lana
Jul 09, 2013 Lana rated it it was amazing
This was an awesome read. I was captivated with the storyline and kept on the edge with all the daring exploits in the trap invested places.

A definite must read for all those that love adventures.
Dan Randau
Jan 07, 2016 Dan Randau rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Another interesting read Mr. Pratt.

I am a fan. I have really enjoyed your work, Brian. I hope all is well. Looking forward to more!
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Brian was born in Modesto, California. He graduated high school in 1985 and went straight into the Air Force where he was trained as an Avionic Specialist on the F-117A Stealth Fighter.

When his tour of duty was over, he joined Pizza Hut as a delivery driver where he quickly rose to become a General Manager of a delivery unit in Edmonds, WA.

Then after a short stint as a taxi driver, he spent two ye
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