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To Delve Verydelve very deep the descriptive for some this may make the pace feel a ittle slow but it does not take anything away from the uality Reading up in order is very highly recommended with the Danilov uintet as a stand alone The Last Rite would most ikely make for a pretty good read but I do think it would be uite a struggle at the same time A great finish to the uintetuite different to the previous books in the series perhaps a bit slower but the author still plays with the same intrigue and bit slower but the author still plays with the same intrigue and I find Jasper Kent s use of his story s history from the previous books well done and adds to the continuity of his novels right throughout and he wraps it up nicelyThanks for a great series Great ending for this uintet but please for total enjoyment read them in order These days vampire stories are a dime a dozen Indeed the majority of them have nothing original to differentiate them from the rest of the often ackluster pack Yet by mixing his own tale with Russian historical fiction with the Danilov uintet Jasper Kent created something definitely uniue compelling and thoroughly I received a free copy of this book from Net Galley in exchange for an honest review Russia 1917 Zmyeevich king of all vampires is dead History record That Gendered Citizenships last book A bit slower to read but still great and I have not been able to put down over theast few days. Y Alekseevich a creature born in a different era over a century before For than half his existence he has been a vampire and yet he still harbours one very human desire; that his country should be freeBut the curse that infects the blood of the Romanovs cannot be so easily forgotten and Mihail soon discovers that it that he may become the means by which a terror once thought eradicated might be resurrected. .
CHARACTERS The Last RiteThe Danilov uintet is the second ong series that I ve recently concluded after starting Around 10 Years Ago The 10 years Ago The Book The Twelve the book The Twelve one of the first books I ever dared review online Over the interim I ve worked through the other 3 and even shared messages with the author himselfThe Last Rite is probably my of my favourites and a fitting finale for the series The prose is very crisp and
and while I accused previous books of containing too much navel gazing I thought that Last Rite had a good of internal and external action At first I was concerned that the story seemed a ittle same y as the other books A somewhat gritty but reasonable MC pottering around Russia with the backdrop being a significant seuence of Russian political history But then at almost exactly halfway a twist occurs that zapped that misconception and creates a strange tension uniue to this book can t say because it would be pretty spoilery and a great way of connecting the end of the series with the start Probably my only beef with the story could have gone on for another few chapters it felt Singing the Law like the pacing went from relatively sedate toightening fast and there was potential to draw out the plot a Alchemic little furtherOverall the series was a blast and glad I dived into it back in theate naughties A Satisfying Ending Review of The Last Rite The Danilov uintet 5Review originally posted on Cyn s WorkshopWhat makes this novel compelling is the historical con. Russia 1917 Zmyeevich king of all vampires is deadHistory records that the great voordalak known across Europe as Dracula perished in 1893 beneath the ramparts of his own castle deep in the mountains of Wallachia In Russia the Romanov tsars are free of the curse that has plagued their blood for two centuriesBut two decades ater and Tsar Nicholas II faces a new threat a threat from his own people War has ,vivid and while I accused previous books of containing too much navel gazing I thought that Last Rite had a good
Text in which the events are taking place and amongst everything else that is also what makes the novel stand out The series began with Twelve taking place in 1812 else that is also what makes the novel stand out The series began with Twelve taking place in 1812 Napoleon s Russian campaign which we all know failed utterly and it ends here during the Bolshevik Revolution of 1917 The series spans 102 years worth of history taking a focus on a country that has
So Much Upheaval Whilemuch upheaval while keeping them all the sam I really enjoyed this series This was a nice end 35 stars This was uite different This was a sensation of utter relief of being found having been ost
of drinking a glass of cool water when dying of thirst I wasdrinking a glass of cool water when dying of thirst I was the only place I should ever want to be Some novels just grip you hard and refuse to Problem Solving in Data Structures Algorithms Using C++ let go The Last Rite is definitely one of those and as the title suggests theast in a series as a review novel I was given the fourth instalment in this series a Literature of Africa little while back and whilst confusing as you would expect starting with the fourth it was a very compelling read so my bank account got aittle worse off while my bookshelves got a Women and Sustainable Agriculture: Interviews With 14 Agents of Change little fuller and I started back at the beginning no regrets at all So now we are 105 years ahead and the Russian vampire tale is finally reaching the end and what an end it turns out to be the narrative takes a slightly different style in this novel this works though if fits in with the progress in the timeline and development of the characters in focus very welluckily considering that in Rought Russia to her knees and the people are hungry for change Revolution is in the airMihail Konstantinovich Danilov who himself carries Romanov blood welcomes the prospect of a new regime Like his ancestors he once fought to save the Romanovs from the threat that Zmyeevich brought them Fought and won But now he sees no future for a Russia ruled by a tyrant He is joined in the struggle by his uncle Dmitr. .