Published November 7, 2006
by DAW .
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||384|
The Skewed Throne is Joshua Palmatier's debut novel, the first in a trilogy set in the city of Amenkor. The heroine is a girl named Varis, self-proclaimed "gutterscum" with the ability to sense threats from those around her. The strength of Palmatier's book lies in Varis/5. The first book in the gripping and gritty fantasy Throne of Amenkor trilogy, the story of an unlikely heroine in a city devastated and altered by the mysterious White Fire Amenkor, city of legend―at its height, Amenkor was a center of wealth and culture. But a millennium ago, the city was caught in the White Fire, a force that swept across /5(2). The Skewed Throne (Throne of Amenkor) by Palmatier, Joshua and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Get this from a library! The skewed throne. [Joshua Palmatier] -- After the White Fire had swept over Amenkor five years ago, the city has fallen into ruin and its only hope is Varis, a "Seer" who, trained as an assassin and in the art of survival, must go up.
The Skewed Throne is a great book. I couldn't stop reading it once I opened the beautiful cover. The author grabbed me right away and didn't let go. I love the main character and found myself pulled into the novel from the very beginning. I read the Skewed Throne before work, /5. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The Skewed Throne (Throne of Amenkor Book 1) at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5. The Throne of Amenkor Trilogy omnibus brings together The Skewed Throne, The Cracked Throne, and The Vacant Throne for the first time. One young girl holds the fate of a city in her hands. If she fails, it spells her doom - and the end of her world. Twice in the history of the city of Amenkor, the White Fire had swept over the land/5. Praise for the Throne of Amenkor series: “I give The Skewed Throne four and a half out of five really creepy-ass iconic chairs, and a strong suggestion that it not walk down any dark alleys alone. I highly recommend it.” ―Seanan McGuire, New York Times bestselling author of the Toby Daye series “A gritty, edgy, unsettling : DAW.
Praise for the Throne of Amenkor series: "I give The Skewed Throne four and a half out of five really creepy-ass iconic chairs, and a strong suggestion that it not walk down any dark alleys alone. I highly recommend it." ―Seanan McGuire, New York Times bestselling author of the Toby Daye series "A gritty, edgy, unsettling book/5(). Joshua Palmatier has 31 books on Goodreads with ratings. Joshua Palmatier’s most popular book is The Skewed Throne (Throne of Amenkor, #1). "The Skewed Throne" is Joshua's first published novel, but it's the fourth novel he's written. The sequels--"The Cracked Throne" and "The Vacant Throne"--are now all available. This is the first book of a series of humorous SF novels. Sort of a spoof of serious military SF/5(). Ruled by the Mistress of the Skewed Throne, Amenkor has weathered attacks by invaders and the madness, drought, famine, and disease brought by the mysterious White Fire. But now―betrayed from within and barely surviving a devastating attack by the mysterious Chorl―Amenkor reels .