This novel follows the story of 5 reluctant villagers struggling against the destiny that is laid out for them - although they don't the half of it.
Without giving away the plot - some of the usual elements are here:a reluctant hero, the "dark lord" rising again, final battle looming etc. That said this novel is superb. The writing is first class, the pace moves briskly, but enough detail is provided to imerse the reader in the world of Rand & his friends, there are characters that you want to spend more time with, characters you don't know whether to love or hate, and enough intruige and politics to keep most people happy.
This is most definately a series worth… Read more