Re: [Fantasy_Books] Digest Number 373
- Thanks Tony, I'm actually having a bit of a hard time getting into it....
It is a little different, but that's not the reason -- just not in the mood
for it, I guess! ;-)
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> Date: Fri, 08 Jun 2001 14:16:41 +0100
> From: Tony Evans <tony@...>
> Subject: Re: The Golden Key
> >can't decide which to start first! Actually, I'm leaning towards The
> >Key mostly because it looks to be a stand alone -- I like to read seriesin
> It's not, to the best of my knowledge, stand-alone, but I'm not sure if
> sequals have been written yet.
> My wife thought it was ok, but not brilliant.
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- This is very interesting. I'd be interested to see how each author treats
the spin-offs. I'm having trouble getting into it, though. I think I
suffering from fantasy burn-out. I get this way sometimes, especially after
reading a series (Just finished the Farseer Trilogy). I've put it aside for
now, but have plans to pick it up again soon! Thanks for your input!!!
> From what I can remeber the book was pretty good. It is a stand alone,
> though I think the three authors are doing spinoffs of the book. It can
> actually be viewed as 3 separate books with a strong connection between
> the 3. If I remember correctly most of the main characters of one
> section are not in the next section. The book still has a good running
> story that connects all the three. I found the book interesting though I
> read the book about 4 years ago and cannot remember much detail. Maybe
> after you finish it you could refresh my memory.
> In all read the book I find all three authors to be very good. Though
> Melanie Rawn has disappered from the publishing scene recently.
> Steven Isaacson <spi@...> http://spi.panaverse.com