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The King's Letters

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As King Paelis waited in his cell for the headsman to come for him, he bribed one of the guards to let him send three sets of letters to his Greatcoats. Contained within are a condemned king's final secrets.
ebook, 35 pages
Published 2018
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Bart
Sep 12, 2018 rated it really liked it
Shelves: 2018-read, fantasy
Actual rating: 4.00
Andreas
Oct 04, 2018 rated it it was amazing
My love for this world can never be understated. I even love to read the thoughts of a soon to be dead king. Oh, and learning that I share first name with a certain duke was a nice little surprise!
Cass Burton
Jul 26, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Omg, why am I crying?
Joel
Sep 13, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Brief but fascinating, The King's Letters is a quick vignette in the Greatcoats series, that provides some cool insight - as well as a fun treat - for the enthusiastic reader of the series.
Scott
Sep 28, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Equivalent to eating a whole box of girl scout cookies, then shortly after finishing it you find some extra stuck in the back of your teeth. "Oooh, a tasty surprise!". Fin.
Sean
Sep 24, 2018 rated it really liked it
Shelves: kindle
Short stories are great if the nature of the stories entrances and brings you in.This book does that in spades,if you have read Greatcoats ,this gives you a little something to fill the gap that this series needs.And what this series needs is more,more,more.

I have read the full series and this short escapade brought all the characters back into my imagination,and probably will have to start at the beginning again......

A brilliant little venture for our merry band of heroes,that I loved.

And I
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Aleksandra Grabowicz
Sep 11, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: 2018, 2018-eng
Something Greatcoats-related? Sign me the hell up.
Colin
Sep 14, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Short but sweet. Very, very sweet in fact.
I loved the letters to our merry trio. The insight into the other Tristian factions apart from the Honori (Knights), Dashini, Bardatti, etc was fascinating. I'm very interested in the Ragnieri in particular.... hoping they'll pop up in the new series. So much stuff to be excited for.

And to top it all off, this achingly beautiful message at the end....

"Read what I have written here and look upon the true state of this nation our ours. Tristia was once
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Stefano G.
Dec 31, 2018 rated it really liked it
A short and nice collection of the King's letters and notes on the different orders of Tristia. Gives some additional background information on the world, but most is revealed already within the main series. Also, I liked getting a glimpse into the defunct's King Paelis POV, where his famed sense of humor is revealed :). Very fast read overall! (20mins)

Find this short collection of letters and facts on Sebastien De Castell's website! You just need to sign up to the newsletter!
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Claudia
Oct 15, 2019 rated it it was ok
Some random short notes on various nobles and orders.
Joe
Mar 01, 2019 rated it it was amazing
What an excellent treat from the author of a 5 star series.
Andrés Watanabe
Mar 11, 2019 rated it really liked it
Corto, bonito y directo.

En breves líneas entiendes la amistad y el cariño del rey por su buen amigo, Falcio.
Amanda Horvath
Dec 30, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: fantasy-series
Oh how I missed the Greatcoats world...
Janet Martin
Dec 08, 2018 rated it really liked it
A nice explanation to accompany one of my favorite series
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