Prince of Thorns (The Broken Empire)

Prince of Thorns  - Mark  Lawrence A well written fantasy book by a new author.It has an original plot line compared to a lot of others book in this genre. The main character is almost killed by opponents of his father who kowtows to them. When he is recovered he goes on the rampage with a band of mercenaries.He has a darker side that he uses against the various creatures that inhabit this world. Using these dark arts he manages to take over a complete castle, and becomes King, ready for the next book!

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