It is unfair to compare ALL books about magic boys to Harry Potter. Still: We kind of have too. Still this is better then the first Harry Potter! When..Show More » that is said: The Lost Heir: The Gryphon Chronicles, Book 1 is not only better the Harry Potter, it is better than a lot of other books! E.G. Foley made here a magical world i would love to return, again, and again! The Gryphon Chronicles starts out here with a BANG! This is so fun, and i feel so lost in the world E.G. Foley created! I really can't say how much i loved this! Other then this way: Get this book NOW!
And what about Jamie du Pont MacKenzie? Oh i did not mean that rhetorical, so i have to ask again: What about Jamie du Pont MacKenzie is bad? I say nothing! 10 hrs and 20 mins feels like almost 10 minutes! The pace, the volume and the way he reads this i so amazing! So i could not give him under 5 out of 5! I think we found a goldmine in Jamie du Pont MacKenzie and E.G. Foley. What a goldmine! I am so happy i read this!
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NORWAY!!! Jake and pals accompany Cousin Archie to the Invention Convention in NORWAY and meet Edison, Bell, and many more inventors. But the best p..Show More »art is all of the legendary Norse that they become involved with. Truly, Librarian Eva, Nordic Pride Worldwide, Nordic Brotherhood, Nordic Gods, and Norse Mythology have got to favor this one! Ja! Whether the reader is 8 or 80, this is a great book to tickle the fancy of we Norsk, followers of Atticus O'Sullivan, Harry Dresden, George R R Martin, or those who need to 'Google This' for all of the fascinating places and personages met here. Of course, there is a Giant, and Loki, and The Norns, and Yggdrasil, and 3 of the 9 worlds. No spoilers, the publisher's summary will give hints. Jamie must have spent enough time in Minnesota or Decorah to do a creditable job performing the voices, but it is obvious that he is fully engaged in this tale and really enjoys the performance! What a perfectly wonderful gift this is! Guess what the kids are getting for gifts, too!
With The Dark Portal: The Gryphon Chronicles, Book 3 E.G. Foley does what i thought was impossible: Be better! I love to see Jake growing up. He is g..Show More »etter older, and with that comes grow up things closer. He now how to see who he can trust or not. Where E.G. Foley hits home run is here: Making Jake grow up, and not be indifferent to what happens around him. E.G. Foley has made me a fan, and with this book he proves something to me. This series is going to be one of my favorite series i heard in my life, and i am happy E.G. Foley made my life better with this series!
And what about Jamie du Pont MacKenzie can i say that i have not said about Jamie du Pont MacKenzie before? Nothing! Again he proves what a gold mine man he is in his voice work, Production and feeling in what he reads. I can't believe Jamie du Pont MacKenzie don't get more work. Here is the best compliment: I would love him to read my book!
I was provided this audiobook at no charge by the author in exchange for an unbiased review.
The Gryphon Chronicles have another adventure, and this one is longer! Jake, Dani, Archie, and Izzy are back with old friends and make new ones as..Show More » well. And more frightening enemies. Jake suffers the anticipation and trials of the tests known as the Assessment, hoping that he will pass muster to be considered for a Lightrider like hos parents were. There are many new adventures and his friends also learn more about themselves. While written for younger readers, the kinds of growth and self-awareness depicted are applicable to most of us. See publisher's summary for story clues without spoilers, and get on board to enjoy this fun installment with it's characteristic vivid imagery. Jamie continues with his stellar performance which adds immeasurably to the enjoyment of this series.