Author and fantasy reviewer Don D’Ammassa wrote a very nice review of The Princes of the golden cage.
Here is a quote from Don D’Ammassa’s review:
“A very solid, satisfying fantasy/mystery with pretty good characterizations and a well developed setting and backdrop. One of the best first fantasy novels of the year.” You can check out his webpage, Critical Mass, and read the entire review: Here. (Scroll down a bit.)