Ken Bebelle

Magic – Monsters – Mayhem

Oh man, things are getting meaty now! (Finally!) Let me preface this by saying that I am enjoying this book. But, giving myself a deadline to put up chapter summaries every Monday always makes me feel like I’m back in school again and I’ve put off my reading until the last night before class. Which, …

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Yes! Another chapter that closely follows Guo Jing’s progress on the steppe. I feel like things are hitting a groove here so let’s get started… (spoilers!)……The Six Freaks are well and truly worried now that they suspect that Guo Jing is secretly training under another master. How else would he know neigong? Who is it …

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The beginning of the chapter wraps up the aftermath of the Seven Freaks’ fight with Twice Foul Dark Wind. They descend the mountain and find Senggum’s son, Tusakha there with his father’s leopards. The leopards are eating Copper Corpse’s … well, corpse. Iron Corpse, aka Cyclone Mei, is no where to be found. Tusakha is …

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This chapter is split into two distinct halves. The first half deals with Guo Jing navigating his boyhood in Khan Temujin’s domain. The latter half involves the Seven Freaks of the South finally catching up to Guo Jing. In the first half, the Jin envoys continue to treat with Khan Temujin, as well as Ong …

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Chapter three opens with the Seven Freaks of the South and Qiu Chuji reaping the painful rewards of their rashness in the previous chapter. Nearly everyone is battered and broken, and Scorched Wood has died. Justice Duan’s treachery is revealed to everyone and yet no one can get past the idea of losing to the …

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