- Title: The Diamond Isle
- Author: Stan Nicholls
- ISBN: 9780060738938
- Page: 465
- Format: Paperback
Internationally acclaimed author Stan Nicholls delivers the dramatic conclusion to The Dreamtime Desperate to find a cure for the curse of immortality and debilitating visions that torment him, Reeth Caldason has traded his fighting skills for potential access to powerful ancient magic But now Reeth is trapped on the Diamond Isle, fending off the pirates who plague the sInternationally acclaimed author Stan Nicholls delivers the dramatic conclusion to The Dreamtime Desperate to find a cure for the curse of immortality and debilitating visions that torment him, Reeth Caldason has traded his fighting skills for potential access to powerful ancient magic But now Reeth is trapped on the Diamond Isle, fending off the pirates who plague the surrounding waters as he struggles to understand his true nature And the specter of war looms
Recent Comments "The Diamond Isle"
Having now finished the trilogy, I can safely say that I'm disappointed by it. It isn't elegant, the factions in it are overly ponderous, the huge buildup for a release of hidden ability by Reeth is met with less than ten pages of discovered power before POOF! All magic is gone. So a character is given nearly godlike power, only to have it removed almost as soon as he discovers it, the rebels have been fighting to be left in peace, only to have a third party swoop in and save the day, and our yo [...]
The final book of this trilogy (The Diamond Isle), was better than the middle book (The Righteous Blade), but not as good as the first one (The Covenant Rising). The ubiquity of magic replacing modern technology in a medieval setting continued to be an issue. It was jarring in the first book, wearing in the second, and by this book I'd somewhat accepted it. Because the rest of the trilogy is well written, I kept trying to make sense of the approach - for example, in this last book, it occurred t [...]
Standard fantasy fare, bought on a whim in Australia for flight home, didn't realise it was the third book in a trilogy, the David Gemmell recommendation sold it me.Despite not knowing the back stories, by half way through the book I was enamoured by most of the characters, and whilst it always had the feeling it was going to have a suitable conclusion all round, it did feel like the characters were in peril.Not good enough (especially as I know the ending now) to make me want to go back and rea [...]
wow!! what an amazing conclusion!!! i love this trilogy, definitely going onto my to-buy list. although it hasnt been brilliantly written, the plot is gripping and on-going. i recommend these books to anyone you likes their light fantasy and old-style fighting.
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