Book Review: The King’s Scroll

The King's Scrolls Tour BannerWhen Jaye offered a review copy of The King’s Scrolls for the blog tour, I wanted to participate, but knew I probably wouldn’t have time to read it between the time I got it and now. So my brother volunteered to give it a read and share his thoughts. Here’s what he has to say.

Pageflex Persona [document: PRS0000040_00020]The King’s Scrolls continues the adventure of Kyrin, Jace and their friends. Arcacia is rapidly becoming a dangerous place for a follower of Elom to live. Kyrin and Jace struggle to protect their loved ones from the emperor and his men as they attempt to preserve the last complete copy of the King’s scrolls (aka, the Bible). The stakes raise as they are forced to choose between the two things they care about most.

This country mirrors, in a fantasy world, the path our own country is following. Just as the US was founded upon Christianity, Arcacia has been faithful to Elom, but in recent years leaders have plunged Arcacia into spiritual darkness. This book challenged me (Jon) to think about what my reaction would be if the US follows (or continues to follow) the same course. How much am I willing to give for my faith? This book is very clean, but due to intense situations would probably be best for young teenagers and up.

Thanks Jonathan for doing the review for us today! What do the rest of you think of this book? For those who have read it, what did you think of it? If you haven’t read it, does it sound like the sort of book you want to get your hands on?


5 Replies to “Book Review: The King’s Scroll”

  1. I loved this book! I had pre-ordered it after reading Resistance and finished reading it the day after I got it. I love the characters and how Jaye does not ‘rush’ the story. There is plenty of action, but the time frame Jaye uses makes it more realistic (she doesn’t cram multiple years into one book). I am looking forward to more books in this series – I hope there are many! It is a book that leaves you wanting to live better and love God and others more, all in all I think it is a wonderful book.

    1. I’m thrilled you enjoy it! As of right now, there will be six books in the series and, perhaps, some short stories. 🙂

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