Author: R. J. Larson
Series: Books of the Infinite #2
Genre: FICT, Fantasy
Kien Lantec, you will bear witness to my followers in ToronSea.
The last thing Kien Lantec expects on his first day of military leave is to receive marching orders from his Creator, the Infinite. Orders that don’t involve destroyer-racing or courting the love of his life, Ela. Adding to Kien’s frustration, his Infinite-ordained duties have little to do with his skills as a military judge-in-training. His mission? To warn the people of ToronSea against turning their backs on the Infinite to worship a new goddess.
Tell them I see they are beguiled. Tell them I seek their hearts. The wise will hear Me.
But why Kien? Isn’t this the role of a true prophet, such as Ela of Parne? Seeking answers, Kien visits Ela and finds her stricken by a devastating vision of her own. Her birthplace, Parne, has forsaken their Creator and will soon suffer judgment. Pulled in separate ways, each must seek to follow the Infinite’s leading… and hope He will reunite them again soon.
Child of dust, will you be My servant?
This book left off right where the first book in the series, Prophet, left off. That’s one thing I really like about this series so far.
Kein’s experiences are really similar to the prophet Jonah mentioned in the Bible; except the romance part of course. Kein and Ela love each other but Ela has decided that the risk is too high since she’ll die young. She doesn’t want to leave Kein and any possible children behind.
The little snippet in the back of the book has left me anxious for the next book in the series, King.
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