Faren Miller Reviews The City of Brass by S.A. Chakraborty
The City of Brass, S.A. Chakraborty (Harper Voyager 978-0-06-267810-2, $25.99, 535pp, hc) November 2017.
The City of Brass by first-novelist S.A. Chakraborty begins a trilogy. Though notably ambitious – taking fantastic elements (and Elementals) from a wide range of Eastern/Middle Eastern myths and folklore and switching between viewpoint characters in two plotlines that converge – it flows with such natural ease, 500-plus pages become swift and compelling. Background emerges ...Read MoreRead more