Imager – L. E. Modesitt Jr.

Imager Portfolio #1 The son of a wealthy factor, Rhennthyl resists going into the family business, and instead finds an apprenticeship with a portrait artists. A terrible accident ruins his hopes of life as an artist, and he must decide what to do with limited prospects, and two talents – art, and magic. I’ve found L. E. Modesitt to be inconsistent between series, and relentlessly consistent within series. Said, another way, I like some of…

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Flash – L. E. Modesitt Jr.

Archform: Beauty #2 An expert on product placement in a decadent society, Jonat de Vrai finds himself the target of assassination attempts. I first found L.E. Modesitt, as I imagine many did, through his remarkable The Magic of Recluce. It’s a terrific story, and if you haven’t read it yet, go straight there now and buy it. I stuck with Modesitt through at least nine books of the Recluce series, as it gradually went downhill…

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