Oddly, I enjoy reading/listen to Ed Greenwood's work. I usually find it mildly funny and charming in a high fantasy/young adult line of books. This on..Show More »e however, was just horrible from the start and stayed down the entire time.
James Patrick Cronin was abysmal. I have listened to JPC in other Realm's series (Brotherhood of the Griffon) and he wasn't bad. But, for some reason he destroys a few of the main characters here with a sloppy English accent. You'll never want to hear the word "Lady" (he pronounces it lay-day) again.
dragged out a long plotline then ends the story in needless tragedy because the characters and Spellfire can't exist for too long in his world without..Show More » consuming the plot of all the stories.