Kirkus Star
THE KIRKUS STAR
Awarded to Books of Exceptional Merit




Series: Merlin Prophecy


HUNTING WITH GODS by M.K. Hume
Released: Aug. 13, 2013

"Historical fiction with a touch of fantasy, delivered with some rip-roaring battles and characters that are noble, memorable and unredeemable."
The third volume of the Merlin trilogy follows the legendary healer up to the beginning of a new chapter in both Merlin's and Britain's histories. Read full book review >
DEATH OF AN EMPIRE by M.K. Hume
Released: May 21, 2013

"Dry, drab and drowsy. T.H. White it ain't."
A mannered lecture of a novel borrowing from—and liberally interpreting—the Arthurian Cycle. Read full book review >
BATTLE OF KINGS by M.K. Hume
Released: Jan. 1, 2013

"Merlin's story, in this first of The Merlin Prophesy trilogy (and previously published outside the United States as Prophesy: Clash of Kings), will appeal to those who thrill to Game of Thrones and other tales of intersecting, ever-warring, noble lineages."
Along an isolated shoreline, a brutal rape is committed. The rape, which results in pregnancy, steals the girl's sanity and unleashes a chain of events that will topple thrones. Read full book review >