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 fell in love with book 1 of the series, and being captivated by the story- I eagerly jumped into The Great Convergence.
The narrative is g..Show More »ood, the narrator even better.
However the book tends to draw out about half way through until the last couple of chapters. I feel the story could have been achieved the exact same way minus a few less hours. It gets very descriptive about things that are unimportant and it starts to get boring.
I like where the story is heading though, so I weathered it and finished. The ending is fantastic- worth weathering through the boring bits in the middle.