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The Shepherd Kings (Children of the Lion #2)

4.19  ·  Rating Details  ·  119 Ratings  ·  7 Reviews
Mass Market Paperback, 448 pages
Published May 1st 1983 by Bantam (first published 1981)
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Robert Grant
Apr 06, 2014 Robert Grant rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This is simply an amazing book. The story never falters and the characters are richly drawn and pitch perfect. Originally read this back in 1983 and it has long been one of my all time favorites. The early books in this wonderful series are outstanding and will always live in my heart. If you get the chance to read these-do it. Heroism, bravery, cowardice, treachery it is a grand story that has everything you could possibly want.

5 stars out of 5

Originally read in 1983 and re-read in 1995
Jeff Dickison
Fair "sword and sandal" biblical epic concerning Jacob's return to Canaan. Main characters are two brothers, metalworkers, one who is an arrogant and uncaring armorer, the other who is a kind, but crippled, artist who works with gold. Book is full of barbaric nomads, the dance of the seven veils, and cruel crimes of war.
Deanna
Jun 06, 2012 Deanna rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Again I am entranced with these children of the lion books. I am currently on number 5 in the 20 book series. I can't put them down.
Artco77
Sep 01, 2015 Artco77 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I'm interested in the Sea People nomads, but the Shepherd Kings help me to understand how these overland nomads can have an impact on the people living in BC, long before Sparta.
Catherine
a little bit wordy perhaps.
een beetje langdradig
j'ai trouvé certains passages un peu long
Oluwatoyin
The book was not a disappointment. Although there were a lot of gaps between this and book 1
Tammy
Dec 29, 2009 Tammy rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Soo ecxiting, hated to put it down
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