No Heart for a Thief by James Lloyd Dulin
Kaylo, a thief and outcast from his people, must confront his past and train a young girl in magic and combat while trying to prevent her from seeking vengeance, all while the Gousht Empire threatens to destroy them both.
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The Way of Kings by Brandon Sanderson
In a world where powerful magical storms threaten to destroy civilization, a disgraced soldier seeks to redeem himself and uncover the secrets of his shattered past.
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The Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott Lynch
In a world of thieves and con artists, a master thief seeks to pull off the heist of a lifetime, only to find himself embroiled in a deadly game of political intrigue.
The Black Company by Glen Cook
A mercenary company of soldiers, sorcerers, and assassins fights for survival in a world torn apart by endless war and political intrigue.
The Eye of the World by Robert Jordan
In a world where magic is real and ancient prophecies foretell the coming of a hero, three young men must set out on a quest to save their world from the forces of darkness.
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The Broken Empire trilogy by Mark Lawrence
A young prince rises to power in a brutal world of violence and betrayal, using his cunning and ruthlessness to claim his place on the throne.