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The Stolen Herd

4.10  ·  Rating details ·  10 ratings  ·  4 reviews
Mandamus is only a foal when his herd is captured by the terrible Rakhana Army . Rescued and raised in secrecy, he knows nothing of his heritage until a dreadful incident in the woods brings him to the attention of the Forest council – and everyone else. Sent away for his own protection, he is determined to seek help on behalf of the many animals who have gone missing from ...more
Kindle Edition, First Edition, 181 pages
Published December 17th 2013 by Amazon
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Jun 17, 2014 rated it liked it
A copy of The Stolen Herd was provided by the Author. I was not obligated to write a positive review. This is my full and honest opinion.

Cover Blurb: Yes or No? It is a gorgeous cover; I really like it, with the purple and the stars and the midnight-black horse. Very pretty and exciting!

Characters: It took me a little while to fully like Mandamus. He wasn't a bad protagonist - intelligent and kind-hearted, but he also behaves pretty young, and I just wished he would display some maturity. As the
Dec 04, 2018 rated it did not like it
The very best thing about this book was the cover. Sadly nothing else about it worked for me. A "talking animal" story (horses), but the characters all might as well have been human. They spoke just like people, they knew everything people knew (like what a galaxy is), they had a queen and politics and such... Just completely not for me. Stopped at 6%.
R.A. McCandless
Jul 17, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Adventure, Friendship and Love

Beginning to end, Karai Madill’s “The Lost Herd” is a wonderful young adult adventure and coming of age story, with beautifully drawn characters that engage and delight the reader. While the genre of young adult fantasy might put some readers off, Madrill easily crossed the age gap with a well-told story that is open to readers of all ages.

Madill’s story is the fantasy adventure of Mandamus, an foal parted from his herd when they are captured by the Rakhana as slave
Meagan Myhren-bennett
The Stolen Herd
Mandamus and Luco Book One
By K. Madill

Mandamus's true identity has been kept from him - he is the last free Alsvid. The rest of his herd is either dead or in forced servitude to the Rahana Army and Queen Asura. But all the secrecy surrounding Mandamus's existence is about to revealed one fateful morning and he will be sent on a mission that will lead him to his destiny.

Someone or something is decimating the various animals - they are just disappearing or being killed. The Forest C
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