Editions. The Winter Warriors . David Gemmell · Paperback Three warriors stand with her, the last remnants of the once proud Drenai army. : Winter Warriors (Drenai Tales, Book 8) (): David Gemmell: Books. Editorial Reviews. Review. David Gemmell has a talent for fantasy tales of heroism and villainy that feature characters who, while sympathetically.
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Winter Warriors by David Gemmell
And no, not read Lion yet, but certainly will do so. Nobody is better than Gemmell when it comes to chemistry between his characters. Sign In Don’t have an account? November releases 1 year ago. Retrieved from ” https: This was my first Gemmell book and I really enjoyed it. There’s very little timey-wimey-ness in this book too, which is a relief after the last few stories. Flagship by Mike Resnick Pyr 5 years ago. It’s been a long time since I’ve read anything by David Gemmell. And my god is this book onto a winner!
Yet another great Drenai novel from the mighty David Gemmell!
I don’t think there is another writer that wintfr bring this amount of vivid adventure into one small book and make it just as epic as if it were a three-book series. Would Gemmrll have gotten more out of this book if I had read the previous Drenai stories? He was truly a gifted writer.
It was an amazing ride at that age, and it opened my eyes to how amazing reading and writing could be. In a way this book ends the normal timeline, as the next book takes a very big leap forward in time.
Fantasybooksauthors. Two of the kings have already been sacrificed. Excerpts from Locus magazine’s interview with N. I’ve read Legend and loved it and randomly came upon Winter Warriors in a used book store, but i’ve read nothing in between. The story line is strong and some of the characters work their way into you soul.
The fate of the mortal world now lies in the hands of three aged warriors—Nogusta the swordsman, Kebra the bowman, and Bison the brute—and a handful of unlikely fugitives.
A bittersweet albeit satisfying ending.
Website Changes Complete … for now 5 weeks ago. Speaking of the story, it’s gripping and rips along at a very satisfying pace.
But the Demon Lord is an adversary that they have never faced before, and they will have to fight against demons and monsters and a war that will determine the fate of all mankind. Jun 08, Pages.
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Skip to content Eons ago, in the Days of Fire, demons feasted upon the souls of men the way that men feast on cattle. The plot may be a little more driven by the unfolding events than many of his other books, yet xavid strong grasp of characterisation remains intact.
Dagorian – Warrioes young Drenai officer who gave up his ambition to become a priest following the death of his father. All hope lies with three ancient heroes, though discarded by the emperor, they are still Drenai soldiers: Apr 25, Deryk Allan rated it it was amazing. Best known for his debut, Legend, Gemmell’s works display violence, yet also explores themes in honour, loyalty and redemption.
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Aug 28, Amani Bryant rated it really liked it. Nogusta is the first black lead I remember in a Drenai book, and this fact is handled in an interesting way, even if Gemmell relied on skin color overmuch as quick narrative shorthand i. Please help to establish notability by citing reliable secondary sources that are independent of the topic and provide significant coverage of it beyond a mere trivial mention. I didn’t feel much for Axiana, there unfortunately wasn’t much to love there but the Winter Warriors more than made up I really like this book.
I think the saddest thing about Gemmell’s passing on is that he was the only author whose work I have read that inspire me to be a better person and from a boy who was bullied and pushed around, his work was also one of the key things to increase my self confidence. In short, this book was awesome.
Grazie, grazie ancora David per averci raccontato queste storie. All three of them are veteran soldiers in the Drenai army, having served under the infamous general Banelionthe winteg Wolf”, during the Ventrian invasion of Drenai and the subsequent Drenai conquest of Ventria.