The Way Of Shadows Author:Brent Weeks This is book one of the the Night Angel Trilogy. — For Durzio Blint assassination is an art-and he is the city's most accomplished artist. — For Azoth, survival is precarious. Something you never take for granted. As a guild rat, he's grown up in the slums and learned to judge people quickly- and to take risks. Risks like apprenticing himself to D... more »urzo Blint.
But to be accepted, Azoth must turn his back on his old life and embrace a new identity and name. As Kylar Stern, he must learn to navigate the assassins' world of dangerous politics and strange magics-and cultivate a flair for death.« less