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As Fierce as Steel

4.67  ·  Rating details ·  9 ratings  ·  4 reviews
As Fierce as Steel is the inaugural entry into the world of Gold & Steel, a new fantasy series from Canadian author, Christopher Walsh. It is centered around the lives of two women, those of the Lady Orangecloak and Lady Marigold Tullivan. One is the leader of a brave group of young men and women in open rebellion of their government. The other was born into that patri ...more
Hardcover, 698 pages
Published February 6th 2016 by Gold & Steel
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Alison House
May 07, 2017 rated it it was amazing
If you're a fan of epic stories with mythology, politics, interesting characters, and an imaginative world, then the Gold and Steel Saga should be on your reading list.

I'd best compare this book to the Lord of the Rings trilogy (but without the massive amounts of description) or Games of Thrones (but without the massive amount of characters to keep track of). My interest definitely picked up with Marigold's chapter and didn't lose any steam from then on. (Minor note: Marigold is not as prominen
Matthew Ledrew
Feb 13, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: fantasy, engen-books
An imaginative and eclectic mix of , JRR Tolkien, George RR Martin and... Baz Luhrmann???

I'll admit I wasn't sure what to expect when I picked up my digital copy of As Fierce as Steel by first-time author Christopher P. Walsh. I knew it was a fantasy genre from Walsh's stellar campaigning over the last year, and I saw with a quick flip through the pages that the chapter breaks were similar in style to RR Martin (in that, each chapter switches the point-of-view and the character-in-questions nam
James Fisher
Jan 24, 2017 rated it really liked it
Shelves: fiction, fantasy
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S.S. Yasumi
Jul 01, 2016 rated it really liked it
A most joyous read. Mostly following, though not limited to, Lady Orangecloak and her close-knit team of thieves who dream of freedom and equality for everyone in a nation known as Illiastra.

Beautifully written, this book is molded together with vivid images of an astounding fantasy world that are well built with diverse people of both race and sex. It's clear that this intricate world was carefully planned out through its political point of views and many little details that build its complex a
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