Assassin's Apprentice

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Robin Hobb

Narrated By: Paul Boehmer

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers UK

Date: August 2012

Duration: 17 hours 20 minutes

Summary:

The first volume in Robin Hobb's internationally bestselling Farseer series.In a faraway land where members of the royal family are named for the virtues they embody, one young boy will become a walking enigma.Born on the wrong side of the sheets, Fitz, son of Chivalry Farseer, is a royal bastard cast out into the world, friendless and lonely.

Only his magical link with animals - the old art known as the Wit - gives him solace and companionship. But the Wit, if used too often, is a perilous magic, and one abhorred by the nobility.So when Fitz is finally adopted into the royal household, he must give up his old ways and embrace a new life of weaponry, scribing, courtly manners; and how to kill a man secretly, as he trains to become a royal assassin.

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