If you are looking for a light hearted book that you can just sit back and enjoy, than this is your book!
It follows closely the mold of rel..Show More »uctant hero, who finally accepts destiny, and then comes to be the most powerful (like god-status) and vanquishes evil. I think their were some really nice deviations, like her romantic independence, and the capability of other female characters besides just the main character. That being said, it's still sweetly simple, and doesn't require a lot of thought. I won't be reading the sequels, but this book is complete enough to be a stand alone.
I love Saljane, and that's mainly why I decided to listen to this book. The story is great, although there are parts that are quite gruesome and a bit..Show More » too descriptive for my sensitive stomache. I will give the next one a try, because I want to finish the story. It's very imaginative and creative.
I just loved this novel when I found it a few years ago in my local store. The narrator does a wonderful job of bringing the pages to life. A beautifu..Show More »l ending to the trilogy finally getting to see something that has been mentioned since the beginning.