A primitive future. A mysterious master. A plot to kill the king.
For Patrick Bell, having an ancestor who helped found a kingdom should have been a great introduction, instead, it could get him killed!
The future is a primitive place where horses ply the roads and the Ancients are feared and despised. Bred as a soldier and born in a colony of intellectuals, the death of his family leaves Patrick belonging nowhere. He follows his ancestor to the kingdom of Yusay, but it turns out that ancestor is not just remembered, he is worshipped.
Patrick wins the powerful post of Master of Guards, but he is far from safe. He must navigate a new society, where political and personal enemies abound. When Patrick is implicated in a plot to murder the king, his life is on the line . . .
The Legacy and the Lion is one of the most brilliant dystopian novels that I have ever had the pleasure of reading. The Legacy and the Lion is a novel that is guaranteed to shock as well as thrill and excite its readers with the story’s action-packed moments and compelling moments that will stick in readers minds for a long time. The Legacy and the Lion is a story that captivated me from the premise alone, I adore dystopian novels so this is no surprise, but I love when a dystopian novel has strong fantasy elements and a story where we are transported to another place, and this is what The Legacy and the Lion does for its readers. The Legacy and the Lion is a book I am obsessed with so already I am going to recommend this bewitching novel to you lovely readers but if you need more convincing then continue to read to find out more about this incredible book!
The Legacy and the Lion is a multi-layered novel with a thick plot that will draw you in and keep you captive until the very end. The Legacy and the Lion will introduce the reader to the protagonist of the novel, Patrick Bell. Patrick Bell will soon find himself on an adventure in a new kingdom known as the Kingdom of Yusay. Patrick has had a tough time; lately, his family is no longer living, and he is all alone so when he follows his ancestor to the Kingdom of Yusay, he is shocked by what he sees but also that his ancestor is worshipped. It is in this kingdom that Patrick will begin to grow, take the role as Master of Guards and navigate his way through this new society. However, along the way he is going to face great adversity and this book lovers is the premise of the sensational The Legacy and the Lion!
The story of The Legacy and the Lion captivated me from the first page thanks to the books sharp literature and strong opening. The reader thanks to the exceptional author Elaine Jemmett will be thrust into the action early on thanks to Jemmett’s fast-paced narrative. The fast-paced narrative combined with the extraordinary story had me in a frenzy and turning the pages with haste, and when a reader does this, then they know that the book is good and worthy of a recommendation! Elaine Jemmett is not only a phenomenal writer for her flawless ability to capture her reader’s attention, but she is also a great writer for her descriptive powers and characterization of characters which will hook her readers.
Overall The Legacy and the Lion is a sensational, thrilling as well as chilling story that will provoke your thoughts as well as entertain you and so I have no choice but to award this stellar read five stars. If you are a reader who loves science fiction novels and dystopian stories, then this book is for you so do not miss out on the chance of reading it!
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