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Druss, Captain of the Axe, whose fame was legendary, had chosen to wait for death in a mountain hideaway. If you haven’t yet tried Gemmell – I definitely recommend it!

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Waylander then embarks on a hopeless mission to retrieve a symbolic set of bronze armor to help rally the Drenai. He would be hunted. These books are fun, uncomplicated, and the action scenes are fantastic.

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Nov 06, Anders rated it it was amazing Shelves: LitFlash The eBooks you want waylanser the lowest prices. The books in order that should be read before reading this one are: E lo fa con una naturalezza disarmante.

We were at the San Diego ComicCon, rustling up new readers, and David had just finished a two-hour continuous signing. By this time we all know the big picture: It is a fairly good, solid fantasy. Dakeyras cunoscut ca Waylander the Slayer e unul dintre cei mai celebri asasini Drenai.

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The character proved enough of a draw to spawn two sequels which are well worth reading, but don’t quite reach the same heights. I really enjoyed the story – especially the characters. Or… perhaps it was because of the Shapeshifters.

If you are into fantasy and haven’t read his books, gemell you should. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. He went on to write over thirty novels. Then a strange old man told Waylander that the only way to turn the tide of battle would be for Waylander himself to retrieve the legendary Armor of Bronze from its hiding place deep within a shadow-haunted land.

The hopes of the Drenai are with one man – Waylander – the traitor who killed the King. At the centre of the twenty-strong group was a figure in armour of bronze, which caught the torch-light and seemed to blaze like fashioned flames.

It seems to me that after a lifetime of assassination, that one becomes both a stellar hunter, but also skilled in many areas required to survive.

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The system of magic is a bit more explained in the first book, Legendand it would be easier if you know some things in advance. The Drenai soldiers were doomed to ultimate defeat, and chaos would soon reign.

Share your thoughts with other customers. But life and the author aren’t that kind, and these heroes are forced out of retirement, forced to gmmell bloody hordes of the undead, armies from Hell. Then he went and did a good deed which ended up haunting him and forced him to reassess his life. The characterization is dqvid drives the book forward. Set up a giveaway. The Drenai soldiers were doomed to ultimate defeat, and chaos would soon reign. Solidissima heroic fantasy, con una trama semplice ma snocciolata con perizia dalla prima all’ultima pagina, con colpi di scena calibrati bene, personaggi credibili e dialoghi formidabili.


Each character is fleshed out, so you see their lust, their greed, their love, their hate, their compassion. He reminds me of Jason Bourne in wqylander fantasy setting. He would be hunted.

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There are genuinely touching moments where he shows that he has a great feel for character study. It is David Gemmell, so expect some familiar ground, such as ambiguous characters and gratuitous violence. But during the way, Dardalion is attacked by a group of Dark Brotherhood in the spirit realm, and to help him to wake him up Waylander was forced to feed him his blood, which in turn turns Dardalion into someone else – a man who was a pacifist and wouldn’t hurt anyone now wants to fight back and even kill people like the members of Dark Wayoander.

The book does not shy away from depicting the horrors of war and man at his worst and best. Rib-cages expanded, bloated with new muscle; ravid formed and the creatures loomed upright, dropping to the ground what appeared to be wizened sacks of old bones.

A veteran sorcerer and spy seeks new Opening Scene 2 5 May 26, From the Priest Dardalion who battles with his will to do good, to the General and war-hero Karnak, each and every soul in this book is well fleshed. It’s not surprising that the main character was an antihero, but there is another heroic figure, a Drenai general, that is even better in many ways.