Overall I liked this fantasy epic featuring the innocent Tristan trying to understand his purpose in the world. Sometimes, however, I wish there was a list of characters and their connections as many of the names were similar and I found it hard to keep track of who was who. I look forward to reading the next book in the series, Fortress of Eagles....Continua
I just couldn't get through this one. I started it twice - finally quit on page 440, still trudging through the prose. Those 440 pages (out of a whopping 800+) contained only 100 pages of interesting bits - and there are too many books in the world to waste my time finishing this one.
I'll try another book of hers at another time - hopefully this is not normal for her....Continua