Druss the Legend, the dark axman known as the Deathwalker, must join the warrior Talisman on a mission of blood and glory. Only the stolen Eyes of. Written by David Gemmell, Audiobook narrated by Sean Barrett. Sign-in to download and listen to this audiobook today! First time visiting Audible? Get this book. The Legend Of Deathwalker is part of David Gemmell’s Drenai series and was first published in the U.K. in [ ].
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This holds just as true in this book. The Legend of Deathwalker brings us the story of Druss and the reason why he had the name of Deathwalker between the Nadir. You can’t change your fate – so legehd yourself into battle, because you’ll either win or wake up drinking mead in the halls of your ancestors.
The Legend Of Deathwalker by David Gemmell
I think this and his many other books show how he just got better over time. Talisman then calls a meeting of the Nadir tribes in which he smashes the jewels to return the magic and life of the Nadir land. He did a great job too getting into the final with relative ease. Jul 26, Mayim de Vries rated it really liked it.
The Legend of the Deathwalker
There was a problem filtering reviews right now. The book focuses mainly on the Nadir. The hopes of the Drenai are with one man – Waylander – the traitor Druss is, of course, head and shoulders above everyone else, but Sieben is particularly likeable here as is his developing relationship with Niobeand the characters of Gargan, Talisman, Nosta Khan, Kzun and Klay are all well drawn and interesting to read about. Lists with This Book. Another top notch story from the Master of this genre.
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The only problem that I had with this book was that it seemed a bit of a re-hash of Gemmell’s earlier works and was perhaps done more for the revenue deathwalket could bring in than the value it deahtwalker bring to the Drenai series and the deathwlker.
Gemmell does a fantastic job of weaving the two plots together to form a solid story. I have heard some people describe Mr. The characters are very believable and easy to get behind and understand their motivation.
A book that grasps the reader at the first sentence and does not let them go until the last page. It has been prophesied that with the recovery of the stones, there will come the Uniter, a magnificent fighter who will free the Nadir from brutal oppression.
Druss agrees to help look for the twin gems–hidden for centuries in the shrine of Oshikai, the Demon-bane, the Nadir’s greatest hero.
The Legend Of Deathwalker by David Gemmell book review
The tensions and racial conflict are excellent. What members say Average Customer Ratings Overall. As much as I enjoyed this book as I have the series so far the audio editing lets it down.
Together they will journey across a war-torn land, and descend beyond the gates of Deathwwlker, where a long-dead king holds the key to a secret that will change the world. Placed in command of a truly terrible company, the 85th Imperial Foot, he is unknowingly sent on a suicide mission to resupply an isolated outpost, the garrison of Vrell. I think I love this story best of all the Druss tales, I laughed a lotI gritted my teeth quite a bit, felt anxious and grieved.
Legnd his heroes and their love interests always seem to have repetitive deathqalker but I guess it follows that Heroes will have similar traits that make them heroes, and that the women they love would also share similar traits. Overall a typical Gemmell book – simple to read with heroism, battles and some twist in the story. All life was thefts in one form or another.
If he had written a hundred books in this series, I would happily read them all. Poor editing As much as I enjoyed this book as I have the series so far the audio editing lets it down. Oct 19, Kate rated it it was amazing. Swap it for free. Into this swirling, chaotic landscape come three men who will change the fate of the continent: As always with Gemmell, fun to read from beginning to end!
But Garen-Tsen, the sadistic power behind the Gothir throne, also seeks the gems. In the mountains of Skeln live Dakeyras and his daughter Miriel. They elgend their doubts with their dead. Main themes in the book were the question of morality, on one hand we have someone who says sacrifice the few,save the many they see things in shades of grey. Druss was told by a Shamen, who appeared to him in a bar, that if he found the Eyes of Alchazaar he could heal his friend. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.
But that is not a criticism when the formula, and storytelling is just so damn good.