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I'm trying to remember the title of a fantasy story in which the main character is the unwanted brother (or half-brother?) of a prince. Other important characters are an older brother who is assassinated and a crippled stableman.

This story haunts me, as I never finished it. I believe it is part of a series I picked up at the library.

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    A little more data could help.. When did you pick the book up? Any idea of the publishing date? Any character names or anything? – K-H-W Jul 28 '11 at 19:36
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The Farseer trilogy by Robin Hobb (who also writes as Megan Lindholm). The three volumes are Assassin's Apprentice, Royal Assassin and Assassin's Quest.

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    If this is the series you're looking for I highly recommend you let it keep haunting you. The beginning of the series is much more interesting than the end. – Ben Jackson Aug 8 '11 at 6:08

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