Not sure if it was the writing or the person reading it, but who talks like that?! The speech was all wooden and slow, like it was written by a 6 year..Show More » old. I found that the speaking between characters ruined the whole story for me.
I think John Pruden is one of the best narrators for Forgotten Realms. He slow diliberate approach sounds really good. Especially, coming from heari..Show More »ng his Erevis Cale work. I willing seek out his and Bevine's work.
About 2/3rds of the book plays out like the game of clue. While this banter back and forth between mages is fun... it can be hard to remember who is ..Show More »who and where they came from. Many people seem to be murdered by others and you really can't keep it straight!