The Left Hand of God by Paul Hoffman

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"Writers like Hoffman are too rare. This wonderful book gripped me from the first chapter and dropped me days later, dazed and grinning to myself." -Conn Iggulden, New York Times bestselling author of The Dangerous Book for Boys

Raised from early childhood in the Redeemer Sanctuary, the stronghold of a secretive sect of warrior monks, Thomas Cale has known only deprivation, punishment, and grueling training. When he escsapes to the outside world, Cale learns that his embittered heart is still capable of loving- and breaking.

But the Redeemers won't accept the defection of their prized pupil without a fight...


 

About Paul Hoffman

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PAUL HOFFMAN is the author of The Left Hand of God, the first novel in this trilogy, which was an intertnational bestseller. He lives in London.
 
Published May 26, 2010 by NAL. 384 pages
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy. Fiction

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The first of a medieval-fantasy trilogy from the author of The Golden Age of Censorship (2008, etc.).

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It's hard to think of anything I've read recently that feels less like a book and more like a product than Paul Hoffman's The Left Hand of God.

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A new fantasy series launches with determined grimness.

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A new fantasy series launches with determined grimness.

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The Telegraph

Better still: forget the book and get the .

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I can’t say I was driven to read to the end, but I was a bit curious as to what would happen to Cale, enough not to put the book down.

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Those who don’t like violence, death, and torture might want to give this book a skip, but if you relish action, adventure, heroism, romance, and a dark tone, this books is for you.

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