Assassin's apprentice

Robin Hobb.

Young Fitz is the bastard son of the noble Prince Chivalry, raised in the shadow of the royal court by his father's gruff stableman. He is treated like an outcast by all the royalty except the devious King Shrewd, who has him sectetly tutored in the arts of the assassin. For in Fitz's blood runs the magic Skill--and the darker knowledge of a child raised with the stable hounds and rejected by his family. As barbarous raiders ravage the coasts, Fitz is growing to manhood. Soon he will face his first dangerous, soul-shattering mission. And though some regard him as a threat to the throne, he may just be the key to the survival of the kingdom.


Mitzi FieldsPosted December 27, 2010

Fitz, the six year old bastard son of Prince Chivalry, is left at the royal castle, and placed under the care of Burrich, who cares for the prince's animals. As Fitz learns that he can meld his mind with animals and has the ability to learn the Skil...

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Classic Fantasy ReadsPosted March 3, 2011