Surprise, not the culmination of the trilogy but another episode in the Shadows of the Apt. It seems that the author has found a rich deposit and wants to exploit it further. Hence there are few conclusions and yet more introductions in history, characters, plots and regions.
The scope of the action means that there is more narrative gaps between each scenario and personally, as descriptions are relatively short on the ground, I found it difficult to keep up with who is who, which side they are on, where and why. ..read more