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Academ's Fury (Codex Alera Series #2)

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

Awesome sequel!

This is the second book in a great new series. It is every bit as good as the first (Furies of Calderon) and just as hard to put down!
Tavi continues to grow into young manhood and to impress those around him. Some new characters join his circle of friends and are just...
This is the second book in a great new series. It is every bit as good as the first (Furies of Calderon) and just as hard to put down!
Tavi continues to grow into young manhood and to impress those around him. Some new characters join his circle of friends and are just as individual as Tavi and his family are. Tavi and his family/friends are believable and show their weaknesses as well as their strengths. Their enemies, for the most part, aren't all bad. They sometimes have their good sides, too. The settings and the battle scenes are well written. Butcher has adeptly avoided the trap of getting long-winded and too wordy in this area so the story moves quickly.
I, for one, and quite happy that Jim Butcher has shared his conversations with his imaginary friends!

posted by wickedfaerie on February 22, 2010

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1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

ok for some not for all

I found there to be too much political intrigue for my liking. All the twists and turns made it hard to follow. Good book if you lile that but not my cup of tea.

posted by Spudacus_Avery on December 1, 2012

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