Naked Empire - Sword of Truth, Book 8 Book Summary and Study Guide

Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Naked Empire - Sword of Truth, Book 8

Richard Rahl, Lord of D'Hara, the Seeker of Truth, has been poisoned.
Click here to see the rest of this review

Naked Empire reveals that, following on from the title of Goodkind's previous book, there are many more Pillars of Creation than previously thought. In fact, an entire empire.
These people are invaded and enslaved by the Imperial Order and incapable of defending themselves.

Instead they poison the man who people say brings freedom to all, Richard Rahl, and blackmail him by offering him the antidote in exchange for his aid against their oppressors...

The review of this Book prepared by Adam Johnson

Chapter Analysis of Naked Empire - Sword of Truth, Book 8

Click on a plot link to find similar books!

Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Descript. of chases or violence 10%planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 20%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 20%Descript. of society, phenomena (tech), places 50% Tone of book    -   sensitive (sigh....) FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?    -   fantasy world/fantasy past Political power play    -   Yes Political plotlets    -   saving govt/kingdom from external overthrow Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   champion of justice Age:    -   20's-30's


Terrain    -   Desert    -   Water    -   Mountains Not Earth, in Solar System?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths Sex in book?    -   Yes How much dialogue?    -   significantly more descript than dialog

Books with storylines, themes & endings like Naked Empire - Sword of Truth, Book 8

Terry Goodkind Books Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
2 Ways to Search!

Our Chief Librarian