Another great Wilbur Smith book!

filled star filled star filled star filled star star unfilled
julie daniels Avatar


So far I've read three of Wilbur Smith's books and I've loved all three of them! He writes very enjoyable and accurate Historical Fiction/Adventure books! This one takes place further in the last than the others I've read and I really enjoyed getting a glimpse into another place and time. I really can't wait to finish this one! I'm interested to see where the adventure takes siblings Connie and Theo. I do have to note that I didn't like some of the descriptions of young Connie's body. I understand that the narrator/author was trying to bring her to life and prepare us for what's to come but I feel it could have been done a bit more subtly. Besides that it's more of Smith's great Historical writing and harrowing adventure and I can't wait for more. The cover is also the most beautiful of his I've seen yet! I love the blue and beautiful elephant that helps to set the scene.