Malazan Re-read of the Fallen - House of Chains: Prologue, Ch.1

Amanda and Bill, over at, have begun House of Chains on their fascinating Malazan Re-read of the Fallen:
Gosh, this is a very dark beginning, isn’t it? Siballe’s taking of the sacrifices to create her own hidden tribe, and their foreboding premonition that only one will return from the raid to Silver Lake. I’m accustomed to dark from Erikson, but this is taking the biscuit. *grins*