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1.0 out of 5 stars
The worst book in the series so far, 9 Mar 2001
End of the previous book, Richard has the Sisters of the Dark and Jagang to deal with. At the end of this book, guess what he still has to deal with....? The author decided he'd better quickly introduce some new problems to keep the main characters busy. I'm beginning to get the feeling that each subsequent book will deal with progressively less and this series turns into a 300 volume special! The content really was poor with reams of pages on uninteresting sub-plots I just skipped past. Suddenly, towards the end of the book we start seeing movement, but you realise with a sinking feeling you're too close to the end of the book to be able to deal with the dangers facing the main characters - cue book 6...