Tag: the black magician trilogy

Reading Order for Trudi Canavan’s Fantasy Books (2021)

There is not always only one way to read a fantasy series, or in this case, a collection of trilogies and series. This reading order for Trudi Canavan’s fantasy books, therefore, is subjective. I have, however, reread most of the following books more times than I can remember over many years. All my reviews can

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The Magician’s Apprentice by Trudi Canavan: Book Review

My Review My Rating: 5/5 SPOILER FREE The Magician’s Apprentice is essentially an explanation for how the world came to be in The Black Magician trilogy. Trudi Canavan has created an epic fantasy world with a rich history and vibrant characters. The magic system might not be particularly complex, like something we might see from

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The High Lord by Trudi Canavan: Book Review

My Review SPOILER FREE A lot happens in The High Lord, the final entry to Trudi Canavan‘s The Black Magician trilogy. I will try not to reveal any spoilers in this review! Sonea finally comes to the end of her character arc Her previous flaws of distrust, lack of knowledge, and lack of respect are

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The Novice by Trudi Canavan: Book Review

My Review My Rating 5/5 SPOILER FREE The Novice by Trudi Canavan is the definition of a wizard-school book! It was so much fun to watch as Sonea learnt to control and hone her magical abilities. After The Magician’s Guild, there is a huge amount of character growth. Her story is difficult to read at

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The Magician’s Guild by Trudi Canavan: Book Review

My Review My Rating: 4/5 SPOILER FREE It isn’t until the second third of The Magician’s Guild that things get really good. Trudi Canavan has a fantastic, accessible writing style in this fantasy book that thrives on mystery. As soon as Sonea begins to become more wrapped up in what’s going on and stumble across

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