Series: Tortall #15

Book Review: Tamora Pierce’s Lady Knight

Book Review: Tamora Pierce’s Lady Knight

Fourth (and last) in the Protector of the Small fantasy series for children and fifteenth in the overall Tortall series. If you’re interested, there is a chronological listing of the Tortall books on my website. My Take Well I’m sad that this series has come to an end. And I’ve already read the Daughter of the Lioness series…since I didn’t know that it came after the Protector of the Small series! (Daughter, by the way, is more oriented to a young adult audience with the much more elevated writing Pierce incorporates. An excellent series as are all of Pierce’s (that I’ve read, so far *grin*)). I love it! When ol’ Valestone attempts to browbeat Kel into giving him more than he deserves and begins to insult her simply because she is a woman, Kel has a great response…one that is too true! ‘Mistresses, have you ever noticed that when we disagree with a male…or find outselves in a position over males, the first comment they make is always about our reputations or our monthlies?’ Kel then goes on with ‘If I disagree with you, should I place blame on the misworkings of your manhood? Or do I refrain from so […]