Fantasy and magic mix with vampire lore in "Little one of a Useless God" by Barb Hendee & JC Hendee. It's the sixth and last ebook within the Noble Useless sequence. Every ebook furthers the narrative and but can stand alone as an entire story, however readers will benefit from the journey extra by beginning with ebook one, "Dhampir."
The Dhampir, Magiere, a lady who’s half human and half vampire is on an obsessive quest to retrieve a mysterious artifact. She is accompanied by her companion, Leesil, a half-blooded elf and a small band of allies. Magiere's goals inform her to go south the place she is going to discover the thing in an ice certain fortress. She should maintain it from her vampire half-brother, Welstiel, one of many murdering Noble Useless. However Welstiel has created undead ferals to function his minions and so they comply with Magiere realizing she is going to cause them to the fortress and the orb he believes will take away his starvation for blood. One other group additionally follows her. The Elven patriarch, Most Aged Father, affords her assist however plans to steal the orb later. Battle is inevitable as all events converge.
It is a darkish fantasy with brilliantly conceived characters that face hazard and internal battle. Their world is vividly imagined and full of treachery and violence. Readers get an actual sense of being there and can discover themselves on the sting of their seats. The secondary conflicts and sub-plots are sometimes extra attention-grabbing than the search. The conclusion is anti-climactic with some unanswered questions however the saga continues in sequence two. Writer: Roc; Reprint version (January 6, 2009) ISBN: 978-0451462213 Paperback: 464 pages Worth: $ 7.99