Shades of Magic Vol. 2: Night of Knives

Shades of Magic Vol. 2: Night of Knives Review

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Written by #1 New York Times bestselling author V.E. Schwab and torn from the universe of the Shades of Magic sequence, this all-original comic book adventure continues the story begun in The Steel Prince - perfect for fans of bloody, swashbuckling adventure and gritty fantasy!

The young and arrogant prince Maxim Maresh, having faced the terror of the Pirate Queen, now aims to capture the respect of the combative port town of Verose - by taking the impossible challenges of the Night of Knives... and surviving, where none has survived before!

These are the hidden, secret adventures of Maxim, from long before he became the king of Red London and adoptive father to Kell, the lead of A Darker Shade of Magic!

Collects Shades of Magic #5-8: Night of Knives

Title:Shades of Magic Vol. 2: Night of Knives

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    Shades of Magic Vol. 2: Night of Knives Reviews

  • Drewthereader20

    Just read this book in one sitting and liked this one a lot more than the first one! Cannot wait for vol. 3 to come out early next year!(:...

  • Gemma ? Books_McCoy

    Just love this whole thing. Loved the Night of Knives, loved the art, loved it all!...

  • Myrto

    Some scenes (and especially fight scenes) left me a bit confused and disoriented and I think I wasn't as invested as I was in the first volume but overall I enjoyed this.Happy reading!...

  • Rod Brown

    I'm only reading this because the first volume is a graphic novel nominee for the Goodreads Choice Awards, I had checked both volumes out of the library at the same time, and they are very short, so w...

  • Devann

    actual rating: 3.5I thought the first volume felt a bit unfinished/rushed just because it was the introduction, but now I'm thinking that four issues are just not enough to tell the kinds of stories t...

  • Love, Jamie

    How am I expected to wait for this?!...

  • Lashaan Balasingam (Bookidote)

    You can find my review on my blog by clicking here.The accomplishments by the #1 New York Times bestselling author are not unbeknownst by readers today. Her gritty and deadly stories glow with an imme...

  • Teresa

    I loved the first arc, but I can't believe how invested and blown away I was by Night of Knives!...

  • noah

    im not so sure this story works as a graphic novel. these trials maxim goes through happen so quickly in just a few panels that i never got a true sense of how difficult they were physically or emotio...

  • Stanislav Lozanov

    The art in this volume definitely looked worse than the previous one. Moreover, the story was not that interesting....