The Copper Promise

The Copper Promise

by Jen Williams

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Overview

There are some tall stories about the caverns beneath the Citadel - about magic and mages and monsters and gods. Wydrin of Crosshaven has heard them all, but she's spent long enough trawling caverns and taverns with her companion Sir Sebastian to learn that there's no money to be made in chasing rumours.

But then a crippled nobleman with a dead man's name offers them a job: exploring the Citadel's darkest depths. It sounds like just another quest with gold and adventure ...if they're lucky, they might even have a tale of their own to tell once it's over.

These reckless adventurers will soon learn that sometimes there is truth in rumour. Sometimes a story can save your life.

File UnderFantasy  [ Beware of the Gods | Dungeon Crawlers | The Brood Rises | Prince of Wounds ]

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780857665768
Publisher: Watkins Media
Publication date: 07/05/2016
Series: The Copper Cat Series , #1
Pages: 448
Sales rank: 566,367
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.30(d)

About the Author

Jen Williams lives in London with her partner and her cat. She started writing about pirates and dragons as a young girl and has never stopped. Her short stories have featured in numerous anthologies.

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The Copper Promise 4.4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 7 reviews.
Anonymous 11 months ago
Good story and nice writing. While I felt at times like it was a little to open about what may happen, it was different then your dime a dozen stories. Refreshing read, will keep an eye for new material
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This was an excellent book and I am looking forward to the next one.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Nice premise, little generic adventure/revenge factor there but still entertaining. The use of magic while unique, did not seem very effective as it relied on written words...what if it got erased or destroyed? then you have no magic and are stuck, but in this book there was no such danger the rags seemed extremely durable even under threat of fire. Also the main villain that they had to defeat was very one dimensional and at the end was not as powerful as first described. This book would have been better with a stronger, more developed villain, a few more modifications on the magical aspect. And more character development on frith. Or the author should have made Sebastian the main character instead.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
There were a few places where the writing sort of faltered while the story kept going. Otherwise it was pretty cool, like reading about a good D&D campaign.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I found this book to be very tasteful. Full of action and adventure. Also very detailed for my imagination to follow. I can't wait for the next one in January.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Loved it
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Fantastic read!