Sunday, August 12, 2012

Queen of the Iron Sands 8: Across Savage Mars - Scott Lynch

" "Would you challenge me, blueworlder?" "Hell yes! I'll face you any way you people do it." It was a Flash Gordon ploy, imaginary reader, and though I'd learned to my sorrow just how few citizens of other planets actually played by Flash Gordon rules, what choice did I have? I tried not to think of how tired and weak I was, or how it had felt to have that Thoraved guard in my prison cell bounce me off the floor. "Just you and me, First Huntress. Tell me how it's done. You can even have choice of weapons, if you like." " 3.5 out of 5