First Rider's Call
In this long-awaited sequel to Green Rider, Karigan G'ladheon finds herself in a world of deadly danger and complex magic. Compelled by forces she cannot understand, she becomes one of the legendary Green Riders-magic messengers to the king. Pursued by the ghost of the First Rider, Karigan will... show more
In this long-awaited sequel to Green Rider, Karigan G'ladheon finds herself in a world of deadly danger and complex magic. Compelled by forces she cannot understand, she becomes one of the legendary Green Riders-magic messengers to the king. Pursued by the ghost of the First Rider, Karigan will re-enter the life of the Green Riders-just as an ancient evil is reawakening...
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: August 3rd 2004
Pages no: 596
Edition language: English
, Young Adult
, Science Fiction Fantasy
, Science Fiction
, Epic Fantasy
, High Fantasy
, Time Travel
Series: Green Rider (#2)
Started slow, but got much more compelling once characters started telling each other about the plotlines they were in. The series continues to be rather like a somewhat grittier and more desaturated Valdemar, with all the pros and cons that entails, and in some moods that's just what one wants.
I want to like this series much more than I do, but the comparisons the Mercedes Lackey's Valdemar books are too strong to ignore. That and it's trope upon trope upon trope. The chosen one who is remarkably good at nearly everything she does, and always seems to be the only one in the right place a...
A really good follow up to Green Rider.The overarching plot for the series becomes clearer in this instalment. It's written, as Green Rider was, in third-person omniscient, which makes it feel very broad-sweeping and grand in scale. I like the way we sort of zoom in like a telephoto lens on differen...
Excellent addition to the Green Rider series!Though not very prominent, the romance in this book is still preeetty adorable!Action-packed, fast paced surprisingly intense and heart-wrenching in some places.Recommended!
This reader's personal opinion, ©2012, all rights reserved, not to be quoted, clipped or used in any way by Google Play, amazon.com or other commercial booksellers* I liked it; I did not start reading series until 1st 4 books were published or I think I would have been ticked off waiting 4 years be...
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