The Elder Gods: Book One of the Dreamers [David Eddings, Leigh Eddings] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. While most continents float. The Dreamers is the title of a fantasy series by David Eddings and his wife Leigh Eddings. The story revolves around four beings known as The Elder Gods. THE ELDER GODS: Book One of the Dreamers. David Eddings, Author, Leigh Eddings, Joint Author. Warner Aspect $ (p) ISBN.

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After he left I went bouncing to the back office of our store where the store manager just shook her head and laughed at my enthusiasm. The dialogue is probably where the most formality was noticeable. I liked that each section began with a short biography of one of each of the characters, so that it felt like each section was sort of its own independent thread, which then wove into the fabric of the whole. To do so, it is breeding a terrible force borne of monsters and demons.

I did like the fact that drfamers bad guys were underestimated, but at times, it was difficult to remember what the whole war was.

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Four sleep while the other work for 25 eons, then the cycle ends, and they switch places. The Crystal Gorge is xavid book by David Eddings. Nov 10, Hyann rated it liked it.

In those 32 pages I had met 23 named characters. Not as good as Belgariad or Mallorean, but davld continue. Totally ticked me off. Far past just being stylistically recognizable, it’s nearly an exact replica of every other Eddings series without any of their creative surprise goodness.

I felt like, even though there was some serious underestimation of the creatures, the characters had it very easy. If you are a complete-ist, and are finishing the series because you feel you have to and I include myself in that, the good news is that this is the best book of the four. What did Aracia do to deserve this treatment?

Dec 15, Samuel rated it did not like it. I would have rather read the sneeze.


I did like Longbow, This review may eddints spoilers. To ask other readers questions about The Younger Godsplease sign up. Dec 08, Cliff rated it liked it. The thing that disappointed me was the ending, the last few pages.

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Crystal gorge by David Eddings Paperback And that notion escalated to a climax in this final episode of The Dreamers Saga.

But as the next changing of the gods approaches, the elder gods are faced with a potential catastrophe: Over and over and over again. This “series” would probably have turned dacid much better as a one volume work lik It is daavid hard for me to do a negative review of a series deamers Eddings, but The Dreamers quartet has got to be his worst fantasy series.

I actually enjoyed this book a lot more than I thought I would. I feel like parts of this story could have been fleshed out into extremely interesting details or backgrounds, but they were just glossed over in favor of trite dialogue between the characters.

I was thrilled to pick up a minty fresh Eddings saga, but by halfway through this first book I felt like I could recite it before I’d even read it. This isn’t a defense, just something I learned. After the Vlagh’s first wave of minions were obliterated, the outlander armies moved north to the top of dvid ravine and built a fort to prevent the continuous coming of the servants.

I should davod stopped halfway through book one. Why is it so bad? For additional information, see the Global Shipping Programme terms and conditions – opens in a new window or tab. Eddings did create another wonderful world, but going over the same ground multiple times in a book as he did in each volume severely detracts. She seemed to embody the worst characteristics of Flute, one of Edding’s earlier characters.

It felt like an enormous waste of my previous two weeks of reading and a bit like a betrayal. Each book in the series is worth reading, but the plots are almost identical.

I was so mad at how badly the last book was written that I gathered up all four books in the series and went straight down to the dumpster and thew them in the garbage.


Longbow has a dream in which a mysterious woman again, later revealed to be Ara encourages him to pull the defending armies back, thereby allowing the Amarite church’s expedition to advance towards the Wasteland.

It makes the whole series redundant! dwvid

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. I looked up Eddings’ story and checked the timing, and realized that David’s wife Leigh Eddings had a stroke right around when they were working on this book. His first novel was a contemporary adventure, but he soon began a spectacular career as a fantasy writer with his bestselling series The Belgariad.

So I guess you can say that I was a fan who then eddinfs a soft spot for one of my favorite authors. Can cause serious damage to your own and your unborn child’s intellect. Meanwhile, the combined Armies of Narasan, Sorgan, and Red-Beard, along with a group of farmers-turned-soldiers led by Omago face off against the minions of the Vlagh, who have evolved into three new forms.

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Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. Oct 18, Neal Simmons rated it it was ok Shelves: Dreamer Trogs, Malavis and Maags would unite and invade Dhrall, bringing their gods with them. Because of Aracia’s disappearance, Eleria is convinced to be Aracia’s replacement, since Balacenia and dreaers can no longer merge, as Zelana’s hands-off approach to parenting and Eleria’s subsequent time being raised by dolphins means they are now too different.

Crystal gorge by David Eddings Paperback Title: Jan 13, Tina rated it did not like it Shelves: Sure, all the characters blend together, and yes, there is a ton of daviv but there are plot twists that make it worth while, though they aren’t foreshadowed as much as anvil-tos I was set to give this book three stars, as up until the “Epilogue,” this was the best book of the series.

The repeats are from totally different perspectives.