Gentlemen Bastards

Having recently finished all the published books in Scott Lynch’s Gentleman Bastard series, I felt that I had to write something to summarize the 3 books, as well as to give my general opinion of the series. A planned 7-book series, the first three books already released are The Lies of Locke Lamora (2006), Red…

The Republic of Thieves

The Republic of Thieves (2013) is the third and latest installment in Scott Lynch‘s Gentleman Bastard series and picks up right where the second book, Red Seas Under Red Skies ends, give or take a few months. The start of The Republic of Thieves finds Locke and Jean in Lashain, recovering from their misadventures in Tal Verar…

Red Seas Under Red Skies

The Gentlemen Bastards (what’s left of them) are back in Red Seas Under Red Skies, the second installment of Scott Lynch‘s fantasy/sci-fi series.  Red Seas Under Red Skies finds Locke Lamora and Jean Tannen in the island-city of Tal Verrar 2 years after the events of the first book, with their biggest scheme yet. Their experiences…

The Lies of Locke Lamora

If you’re in the mood for a fast-paced, action-packed fantasy series which doesn’t take itself too seriously, look no further than Scott Lynch‘s Gentelman Bastard series, starting with The Lies of Locke Lamora. The first book of the series, The Lies of Locke Lamora, published in 2006 follows the life and adventures of the titular…