A Crown of Swords
The eagerly awaited sequel to Lord of Chaos, The New York Times bestseller that swept the nation like a firestorm. In this volume, Elayne, Aviendha, and Mat come ever closer to the bowl ter'angreal that may reverse the world's endless heat wave and restore natural weather. Egwene begins to gather... show more
The eagerly awaited sequel to Lord of Chaos, The New York Times bestseller that swept the nation like a firestorm. In this volume, Elayne, Aviendha, and Mat come ever closer to the bowl ter'angreal that may reverse the world's endless heat wave and restore natural weather. Egwene begins to gather all manner of women who can channel--Sea Folk, Windfinders, Wise Ones, and some surprising others. And above all, Rand faces the dread Forsaken Sammael, in the shadows of Shadar Logoth, where the blood-hungry mist, Mashadar, waits for prey.At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied.
Publish date: April 20th 2010
Publisher: Tor Books
Pages no: 727
Edition language: English
Series: Wheel of Time (#7)
Overall it was a quality follow-up to Lord of Chaos. It moved a bit slow at times, and the sections in Ebou Dar felt like they were a unnecessarily long, but there seemed to be a good bit of character development for all characters, which was a pleasant surprise.
Everything happens in a rush at the end of this one. Felt there was a good mix of time with all the characters.
Nevermind. I don't really care. Hate reading isn't my thing but it passes the time. Again, my most sincere and heartfelt thanks to Michael Kramer and Kate Reading, I wouldn't have got through it without your narration. Thank you. If I didn't think before Jordan had a problem with sex, I'd have t...
All I can say about this book is that nothing happens. This is not a [book:Waiting for Godot] or a [author:Ernest Hemingway] nothing happens, but rather a book in which something is supposed to happen but, well, nothing happens. Look, I am a fan of books in which nothing happens, as long as nothing ...
3.5 StarsA Crown of Swords hints at the beginning of the slow and poorer sections of The Wheel of Time Series. Its slower pace, rushed ending and tendency to throw up characters, ideas and plot points with the promise that 'they'll be important later' highlight all the major flaws of these books. Ho...