Daniel Skelton

"The Dragon"
Helpful votes received on reviews: 25% (2 of 8)
Location: Ripon, North Yorkshire

Films, Books amongst other things.


Top Reviewer Ranking: 4,121,399 - Total Helpful Votes: 2 of 8
Winterbirth (The Godless World) by Brian Ruckley
2.0 out of 5 stars A let down, 22 May 2011
I'd like to say that I read some of the negative reviews on hrer and I chose to ignore them and buy the book anyway. I think that was a big mistake on my part. I really should have listened. I hoped this was going to be a good read, from all the positive reviews it had, but it really was a let down. the characters have some of the most daft and longest names I've ever had the misfortune of reading. many people say that the place names are fogetable and I'd agree with them. I'm not sure why the author bothered calling his races these daft names, it's obvious that the wood-wights are meant to be elves, even though they seem to be based on native americans. the style of writing the author… Read more

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