"Step into The City of Brass, the spellbinding debut from S. A. Chakraborty--an imaginative alchemy …

Review of 'The City of Brass' on 'Storygraph'

5 stars

as one expects this second volume is grim.  Partway through I wondered if any one of the power-hungry could be trusted.  The political shenanigans among immortals with hidden histories are complicated.  The ending gave me a glimmer of hope that the good-hearted youth may be able to reduce the cruelty in their world.