The Book of Jhereg

Steven Brust
Year of Publication
1983, 1984, 1987
When I read it
February 2015
What I thought
3.5 stars
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Choice Highlights

I sat there for a time and went through the ritual of relaxing each muscle of my body, until I was almost in a trance. With my body relaxed, my mind had no choice but to follow.
Have you ever known a part of a city so well that you could tell what kind of mood it was in?
I wondered what was going on behind her mask. I always wonder what’s going on behind people’s masks. I sometimes wonder what’s going on behind my mask.
I’d always wondered what my last thoughts would be, if I had time to think them. It turned out that my last thoughts were of how I was thinking my last thoughts.