The story starts a bit slow, like most epic fantasy stories do, but the plot and the characters are well thought out and I found I couldn't stop listening. Check out the for more in depth info! Before their work is done, rumor arrives from Mallon. The style of writing seemed to change slightly through the first 2 books and then more markedly though the 3rd assume both to fit the storyline as well as the author progressing. We do get to see these two guys grow up quite a lot throughout the series, and they become more mature and take on more responsibility. Carl Ramsey is an ex-Earth Navy fighter pilot turned con man. I loved Dante and Blays leaning toward a stronger connection to the latter than the former. Now it's time to leave.
If he fails, the kingdom will be ripped apart, and Rezkin will have violated Rule 1 - to protect and honor his friends. Together they're drawn into a centuries-old conflict that brings Mallon to the brink of civil war. It was a peaceful, beautiful little fief, far from the dangerous feudal petty squabbles of the Five Duchies, on the world of Callidore. And he's just learned that his father is living on a forbidden island at the edge of the known world. He read them all really well but Binabik was done just perfect.
However, with great intrigues unfolding all around him, Soren discovers that he is little more than a pawn to the ambitions of others. Gonna take a day or two and dive into the continuing adventures of Dante and Blays. Dante and Blaze are a lot of fun to listen too as they go back and fourth with each other and the others around them. The norren who helped them remain enslaved by the Gaskan Empire. Want some even better news? Highly recommended audio book here, especially for those you love adventures where the protagonists half to improvise in order to survive. They say he steals from the rich and gives to the poor.
I however love the narrator and the premise sounded great. Suri, a young seer burdened by signs of impending doom. Tim Gerard Reynolds succeeds in the massive task of creating compelling narrations of three complex books in one go. The Black Star book three : Narashtovik has been savedbut Dante and Blays' friendship has been destroyed. Lucius is one of those lucky few selected to participate in Codename: Freedom, a new game that promises to push Virtual Reality to the ultimate level. There is world building in between bigger events, to a point, but there is a lot of filler in places where the story could just be moved along.
The leadership of nearly all the sentient monarchies has been wiped out, and only the races most suited to repelling the advancing darkness have an intact chain of command. The Character development is great with some stereotypical heroic adventurers who have some depth and raison d'être. And he's just learned that his father is living on a forbidden island at the edge of the known world. He united the tribes, gave them magic, and drove the demons into the sea. Suri, a young seer burdened by signs of impending doom. I hear that people like this book, especially in audio format. I have read some reviewers talk of how they love the way the two characters talk to each other in crudities and they site this as some sort of evidence of good characterisation however when I listen to it all I hear is pithy nonsense, two teenage best friends who never have a real or meaningful conversation, I've never know such a thing, what is the point of a best friend when your at the most vulnerable time of your life if not to share some of that teenage angst? Their time to step into the light has come.
The nethermancers aren't goneand they want their book back. The aliens who have invaded us have no planet. I really enjoyed the character of Bla This was one of the best series I have read in years!!!!! Tim Gerard Reynolds is slated to record it next month. Striving to end his reign of terror, a thousand sorcerers from the path of light ambushed him. He steals from the rich - they're the only ones worth stealing from - but the poor can go steal for themselves. Just needs some proofreading and a cover. He's the most dangerous foe Dante has faced.
The first book in his highly anticipated Riyria Chronicles series of prequels, The Crown Tower brings together warrior Hadrian Blackwater with thieving assassin Royce Melborn. Every goal they have turns into a toss up and they scramble to survive the outcome. Keep up the good work sir. I might go back and listen to the first book again, this trilogy is so long I've forgotten some of the first book already! Blaming the Gaskan king for the loss of his love, Lira, Blays infiltrates the enemy nobility. Led by 10 angelic Heralds and 10 orders of knights known as Radiants, mankind finally won or so the legends say. The Black Star book three : Narashtovik has been saved—but Dante and Blays' friendship has been destroyed.
There was so much potential with the world created, but the plot seemed to lurch from event to event, with huge gaping holes glibly glossed over. These rare humans have the power to cast magic, the power to heal, and the power to craft alchemical weapons capable of starting wars. Harbingers of a long-forgotten threat. In fact if you want some advice with any audio book this large, then here it is : Trying to listen to nothing but this trilogy until all three books are done will probably start to cause your experience of the story to drag and get tiresome. This was one of the best series I have read in years!!!!! How does this one compare? Simon is neither a magician or a magical warrior. He finds that his carefully constructed reputation as an indomitable foe has consequences as others seek to use his strengths for their own gain. In their absence the world has become known by another name: Earth.
Who all but enslaved the Plagued Islands. Maybe it was actually as bad as it seemed. Soon their actions begin to effect politics, economics and entire cities. The bad is the plot itself. Theater of the mind - use it! Not all legends are of heroes, and not all myths are invented. How does this one compare? As he works to unlock the book's power, he's attacked in the street.