We are currently making improvements to the Audible site. In an effort to enhance the accessibility experience for our customers, we have created a page to more easily navigate the new experience, available at the web address www.audible.com/access.
The Last Threshold: Legend of Drizzt: Neverwinter Saga, Book 4 | [R. A. Salvatore]

The Last Threshold: Legend of Drizzt: Neverwinter Saga, Book 4

In the final book of the number-four New York Times best-selling Neverwinter saga, Drizzt Do’Urden navigates a winding path littered with secrets and lies. Tangled up in his companion Dahlia’s dark secrets, the ties that once held her close to Drizzt threaten to tear as her bonds to his former foe, Artemis Entreri, continue to grow.
Regular Price:$29.95
  • Membership Details:
    • First book free with 30-day trial
    • $14.95/month thereafter for your choice of 1 new book each month
    • Cancel easily anytime
    • Exchange books you don't like
    • All selected books are yours to keep, even if you cancel
  • - or -

Your Likes make Audible better!

'Likes' are shared on Facebook and Audible.com. We use your 'likes' to improve Audible.com for all our listeners.

You can turn off Audible.com sharing from your Account Details page.

OK

Publisher's Summary

In the final book of the number-four New York Times best-selling Neverwinter saga, Drizzt Do’Urden navigates a winding path littered with secrets and lies. Tangled up in his companion Dahlia’s dark secrets, the ties that once held her close to Drizzt threaten to tear as her bonds to his former foe, Artemis Entreri, continue to grow.

Meanwhile, in the caverns of Gauntlgrym, the drow Tiago Baenre enlists the help of Bregan D’aerthe in his quest to destroy Drizzt. While making promises they may not keep, the agents of the elite drow mercenary group hide plans of their own. Determined to stand for what’s right in the Realms once again, Drizzt forges a new road north - toward Icewind Dale. Will his new companions follow? Can he fight the darkness alone? Either way, he knows now where he’s headed - back to the only place that’s ever felt like home.

©2013 Wizards of the Coast, LLC (P)2013 Audible, Inc.

What Members Say

Average Customer Rating

4.4 (293 )
5 star
 (171)
4 star
 (86)
3 star
 (21)
2 star
 (10)
1 star
 (5)
Overall
4.4 (274 )
5 star
 (160)
4 star
 (73)
3 star
 (27)
2 star
 (9)
1 star
 (5)
Story
4.5 (276 )
5 star
 (170)
4 star
 (75)
3 star
 (23)
2 star
 (4)
1 star
 (4)
Performance
Sort by:
  •  
    Derek 03-16-13
    Derek 03-16-13
    HELPFUL VOTES
    5
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    1
    1
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Really Good"
    Would you consider the audio edition of The Last Threshold to be better than the print version?

    Good story. As were all in this series. Finishes up the story and sets up well for The Sundering. Drizt will finally gets on with his life. Only been waiting 100 plus years.


    Have you listened to any of Victor Bevine’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

    Most of his voices for the characters were all the same 2, with almost no difference at all. But the author makes it clear who say talking and doing what.


    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    Did I laugh or cry? Laughed a few times, no crying in Faerun. Was entertained in every chapter.


    Any additional comments?

    I like the smell of book print. i just sit and sniff the books, over and over again. I wish audible would add that smell to their voice overs. Its 2013 for gods sake. But thanks for the audio books, i never learned how to read.

    5 of 5 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Keith Phoenix, AZ, United States 04-16-13
    Keith Phoenix, AZ, United States 04-16-13 Member Since 2013
    HELPFUL VOTES
    3
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    2
    1
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "If you enjoy Salvatore, you will enjoy this"
    What about Victor Bevine’s performance did you like?

    First audio book I've listened to. Gave me what I expected.


    Any additional comments?

    As with other reviewers, I will admit the ending leaves the reader wanting more. Overall, the story is well written.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Wesley New Britain, CT, United States 04-07-13
    Wesley New Britain, CT, United States 04-07-13 Member Since 2012

    I love to read and since 2011 I have been mostly listening to audiobooks because oftentimes there is nothing like a good narrator.

    HELPFUL VOTES
    101
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    143
    46
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    20
    4
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "The legend fizzled away"

    I agree with another reviewer, Tom from CA, in that the author seems to have lost interest in the Drizzt Character. He does seem like he wanted to wrap this up and finish it.

    Mini-Spoiler Alert- I'm going to try and stay away from some details so I don't ruin this for those who have not read this book but some things I can't help but mention. Please, be warned. The book started out a little slow and it never really sped up. The action scenes always left me wanting a little more which can be a good thing but the author never delivered. I read page after page trying to figure out where everything was going but I just couldn't. The mother-son storyline was cliche in the extreme between Dalia and Effron the Broken Tiefling. It was easily predictable where that storyline would lead. The Drizzt, Entreri, and Dalia triangle was more of an obtuse rhombus and if my description there doesn't make sense then I succeeded in showing exactly how that "triangle" led nowhere and made no sense. Sorry for that.

    I have enjoyed Salvatore's writing style and his Drizzt books for years and even if I wasn't interested in the story specifics themselves, Salvatore was always able to pull me in and keep me turning pages. He is that good a writer and storyteller. This time it seems his heart just wasn't in it. I was very interested in the Regis and Cattie-Brie teasers but they ended up going nowhere. The ending was just like a flooded back yard that slowly just drained and faded away. If this is to be the end of Drizzt Du'Orden, and it is by no means clear that this is the end, then he met quite the sad ending. Again, to be clear, I can't even tell you if this was the end of Drizzt, that was how unclear it was. I was forced to go back and re-read the advertising for this book to make sure it was the end of the series and sadly it was.

    The ending timeline was perfect for ending this book in 1,000 different directions but I am dissappointed in the way the author chose Drizzt to go.

    I am very happy that at least Artemis Entreri isn't dead or even close to it. I hope he comes back in a trilogy all his own someday. He is one of my favorite characters and I don't want to see him go.

    6 of 7 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Jonathan montreal, QC, Canada 04-19-13
    Jonathan montreal, QC, Canada 04-19-13 Member Since 2011

    science- fiction fan

    HELPFUL VOTES
    48
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    488
    31
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    7
    88
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "quite good after all"

    I almost quit at book 2 because of too much villain dialogues,but i`m glad i kept listening.It really picked up in book 3 and 4.Pretty good story telling by r.a salvatore yet again.If you have not read the first series,you might want to start there.

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
  •  
    zachery clinton, IA, United States 01-15-14
    zachery clinton, IA, United States 01-15-14 Member Since 2012

    I love all R.A.Salvatore books!!!!!!!!!!!!

    HELPFUL VOTES
    2
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    46
    5
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    1
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Great Book!!!!!!!!!!!"
    Would you listen to The Last Threshold again? Why?

    I would listen to this book over and over .. The fight scenes and they way they are described just blows my mind..


    What other book might you compare The Last Threshold to and why?

    If u know R.A Salvatore then you know u must listen to all his books


    Which scene was your favorite?

    I can pick a favorite scene but any fight scene is what i just love to listen too..


    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Rick Lawrenceville, PA, USA 10-08-14
    Rick Lawrenceville, PA, USA 10-08-14 Member Since 2010
    HELPFUL VOTES
    10
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    6
    3
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Even when he's not at his best, he is still great."

    It was not his best effort but even so it's a great book. I don't agree with the comments some made about Victor Bevine, but I have had my share of narrators I have disliked in the past. I don't need all the character voices like some. His voice is as familiar and comfortable to me as any of Drizzt's adventures and I would have a hard time separating the two.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    spyros 03-25-14
    spyros 03-25-14 Member Since 2012

    Fantasy Novels 4 Life

    HELPFUL VOTES
    63
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    68
    63
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    8
    1
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Love it amazing"
    What did you love best about The Last Threshold?

    The whole thing


    What was one of the most memorable moments of The Last Threshold?

    All of it


    Which scene was your favorite?

    Drizzt and Artemis


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    Yes all of them All 20+ books


    Any additional comments?

    Thank you ra and audible

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Mike Cheyenne, Wy, USA 12-02-13
    Mike Cheyenne, Wy, USA 12-02-13 Member Since 2010
    HELPFUL VOTES
    1
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    73
    5
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "What in the world?"

    What a disappointment, I can't believe Salvatore wrote this. This was horrible way to end everything.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
  •  
    chickentaco101 Sacramento 05-14-13
    chickentaco101 Sacramento 05-14-13 Member Since 2012
    HELPFUL VOTES
    1
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    1
    1
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Salvatore is worn out"

    Obviously, the Drizzt saga had to come to an end at some point, and this is that end. As an avid follower of the series for many years, I enjoyed the book, but I felt like it was more of a review of previous material, rather than anything new. The first half of the book is basically reflection, and the picks up later on.

    It's worth a listen, but don't expect dazzling story telling or wild, new adventures.

    1 of 3 people found this review helpful
  •  
    Tom MANTECA, CA, United States 03-10-13
    Tom MANTECA, CA, United States 03-10-13 Listener Since 2010
    HELPFUL VOTES
    8
    ratings
    REVIEWS
    19
    3
    FOLLOWERS
    FOLLOWING
    0
    0
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    "Disappointing"

    Narrator was not very good, whispered too much, character voices were too few. Author has clearly lost interest in the Drizzt series, story was disjointed and confusing, ending was rushed.

    2 of 6 people found this review helpful
  • Showing: 1-10 of 12 results PREVIOUS12NEXT

    There are no listener reviews for this title yet.

Report Inappropriate Content

If you find this review inappropriate and think it should be removed from our site, let us know. This report will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.

Cancel

Thank You

Your report has been received. It will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.