The Shadow Saint

The Shadow Saint

Thieves, dangerous magic, and a weapon built with the power to destroy a god clash in this second novel of Gareth Hanrahan's acclaimed epic fantasy series, The Black Iron Legacy.

Enter a city of spires and shadows . . .

The Gutter Miracle changed the landscape of Guerdon forever. Six months after it was conjured into being, the labyrinthine New City has become a haven for criminals and refugees.

Rumors have spread of a devastating new weapon buried beneath the streets - a weapon with the power to destroy a god. As Guerdon strives to remain neutral, two of the most powerful factions in the godswar send agents into the city to find it.

As tensions escalate and armies gather at the borders, how long will Guerdon be able to keep its enemies at bay?

The Shadow Saint continues the gripping tale of dark gods and dangerous magic that began with Hanrahan's acclaimed debut The Gutter Prayer.

Title:The Shadow Saint
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780356511535
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    The Shadow Saint Reviews

  • Petrik

    ARC provided by the publisherOrbitin exchange for an honest review.4.5/5 starsThe Shadow Saint, the sequel to my favorite debut of 2019, is here and it successfully met my high expectations with so mu...

  • Nick Borrelli

    I would first like to say that The Black Iron Legacy series by Gareth Hanrahan has officially become one of my favorite current dark fantasy series going, to the extent that I anticipate each new rele...

  • Dannii Elle

    This is the second instalment in The Black Iron Legacy series, which is fast becoming one of my favourites!Guerdon was destroyed at the end of The Gutter Prayer and a partially new city placed directl...

  • TS Chan

    ARC received from the publisher, Orbit, in exchange for an honest review.The Gutter Prayer had been constantly lauded as one of the best debuts of 2019. Hanrahan's imaginative and extraordinary dark f...

  • FanFiAddict

    Rating: 9.5/10Thanks to Hachette Audio, Libro.fm, the author, and the narrator for an advance listening copy of The Shadow Saint (The Black Iron Legacy #2) in exchange for an honest review. Receiving ...

  • Hamad

    DNF @10%★ I am going to be honest here, It is my fault that I requested an ARC of this, I take full responsibility for that. The truth is that almost all my friends loved book 1 and I requested this...

  • Lou

    The Shadow Saint is the second book in The Black Iron Legacy trilogy, but I would recommend reading The Gutter Prayer prior to this as it doesn't stand well on its own and the events will make so much...

  • Adam

    Hanrahan takes a new approach in this follow-up to The Gutter Prayer, which was one of my favorite reads from 2019. While The Gutter Prayer had a nice mix of world-building, action, and character deve...

  • Edel Ryder-hanrahan

    Editing to add my proper review:Okay, I've got to admit to bias just like with "The Gutter Prayer", but it's my opinion that "The Shadow Saint" is actually a *better* book than the first in "The Black...

  • Justine

    Originally posted to I Should Read ThatI received a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. This review is spoiler-free, but may contain spoilers for The Gutter Prayer.The Gutter Prayer ti...