The storyline sounded great and Amazon posted an average rating of 4.5, plus I LOVE fantasy novels, so I thought, what could go wrong. About 4 hours i..Show More »n, I realized I just didn't care about this character or what happened to her. She meanders from town to town, and although on her own for years, is so clueless about personal safety, I don't see how she lived 2 weeks on her own. The biggest flaw -- nothing interesting ever happened. I don't understand how a magical, war torn world could be boring, but it was. I decided to give up instead of continuing to plow ahead, hoping I would begin to care.
I really enjoyed the story, it continues with just as much enthusiasm as the first book, and leaves you ready for the next one. The reader is a bit sl..Show More »ow though. I have to set it to 1.5x to avoid being frustrated by her reading pace.
I loved the original trilogy (read them in one weekend) so when I discovered that a fourth had been written I was ecstatic. It's not as well written a..Show More »s the original three, but it's a great addition. hopefully they'll be more, Lallo is a fantastic writer and I look forward to seeing more of what he'll produce.
the narrator did an good job. the only real complaint I have is about her accents, and that's just a matter of personal preference. honestly she did a pretty good job.