Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Lord of the Darkwood (The Tale of Shikanoko #3) ★★☆☆☆

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 Title: Lord of the Darkwood
 Series: The Tale of Shikanoko #3
 Author: Lian Hearn
 Rating: 2 of 5 Stars
 Genre: Fantasy
 Pages: 241
 Format: Digital Edition


After the death of the Autumn Princess, Shikanoko retreats into himself and allows the mask and its magic to envelope him. He is retreating from his humanity and if something doesn't change, he'll become another forest spirit.

The other characters all grow up. Shikanoko's sons all go their separate ways, revelling in the powers that they innately have. Lots of people doing lots of things with the years compressed into paragraphs.

My Thoughts:

Hearn includes a scene, non-graphic, of underage boy on boy sex.

As such, I am done with this series and with Hearn as an author.


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