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Raymond E. Feist

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Fantasy writer Raymond E. Feist was born in Southern California. He received a B.A. in Communication Arts with honors from the University of California at San Diego in 1977. His first novel, Magician, published in 1982 is the first book of The Riftwar Saga. His other series include The Serpentwar näytä lisää Saga, The Empire Trilogy, The Riftwar Legacy, Krondor's Sons, Legends of the Riftwar, Conclave of Shadows, Darkwar Saga, Chaoswar Saga, Demonwar Saga, and The Firemane Saga. Feist's work appears regularly on the bestseller lists of The New York Times and The Times of London. He has also worked with Sierra Studios and PyroTechnix to produce a role-playing game. (Bowker Author Biography) näytä vähemmän


Tekijän teokset

Silverthorn (1985) 5,961 kappaletta
A Darkness at Sethanon (1986) 5,585 kappaletta
Magician: Apprentice (2006) 5,315 kappaletta
Magician (1982) 4,562 kappaletta
Magician: Master (1982) 4,088 kappaletta
Daughter of the Empire (1987) — Tekijä — 3,721 kappaletta
Prince of the Blood (1989) 3,631 kappaletta
Mustan kuningattaren varjo (1994) 3,361 kappaletta
Kaupparuhtinaan nousu (1995) 3,188 kappaletta
The King's Buccaneer (1994) 3,149 kappaletta
Servant of the Empire (1990) 3,141 kappaletta
Mistress of the Empire (1992) — Tekijä — 3,015 kappaletta
Paholaiskuninkaan raivo (1997) 2,981 kappaletta
Pirstoutunut kruunu (1998) 2,849 kappaletta
Krondor: The Betrayal (1998) 2,476 kappaletta
Talon of the Silver Hawk (2003) 2,417 kappaletta
Faerie Tale (1988) 2,386 kappaletta
Krondor: The Assassins (1999) 2,143 kappaletta
King of Foxes (2004) 2,101 kappaletta
Krondor: Tear of the Gods (2000) 1,996 kappaletta
Flight of the Nighthawks (2005) 1,957 kappaletta
Exile's Return (2005) 1,948 kappaletta
Into a Dark Realm (2006) 1,611 kappaletta
Honored Enemy (2001) 1,387 kappaletta
Wrath of a Mad God (2008) 1,367 kappaletta
Rides a Dread Legion (2009) 1,234 kappaletta
Jimmy the Hand (2003) 1,107 kappaletta
Murder in LaMut (2002) 1,041 kappaletta
A Kingdom Besieged (2011) 889 kappaletta
At the Gates of Darkness (2010) 857 kappaletta
Magician's End (2013) 609 kappaletta
A Crown Imperiled (2012) 603 kappaletta
King of Ashes (2018) 581 kappaletta
Queen of Storms (2020) 287 kappaletta
Magician Apprentice, Volume #1 (2007) 257 kappaletta
Jimmy and the Crawler (2013) 211 kappaletta
Master of Furies (2022) 155 kappaletta
The Riftwar Saga (1988) 154 kappaletta
Midkemia: The Chronicles of Pug (2013) 120 kappaletta
Magician Apprentice, Volume #2 (2008) 76 kappaletta
The Wood Boy - The Burning Man (2005) — Avustaja — 71 kappaletta
The Messenger (2003) 60 kappaletta
The Wood Boy (2004) 51 kappaletta
Magins mästare (2003) 14 kappaletta
Prinsens list (2005) 14 kappaletta
In de geest van Tolkien (2003) 14 kappaletta
The King's Buccaneer [PART 1] (1998) 6 kappaletta
The King's Buccaneer [PART 2] (1998) 6 kappaletta
Mørke over Sethanon (2000) 4 kappaletta
Magician: Apprentice #6 (2007) 3 kappaletta
Skygge over Armengar (2000) 3 kappaletta
Fantasy, 2005 : (2005) 3 kappaletta
Carobnjak: Segrt (2004) 2 kappaletta
King of Flames 2 kappaletta
THE SEA AND LITTLE FISHES & THE WOOD BOY (1998) — Avustaja — 1 kappale
Magicians End 1 kappale
Master of Furies 1 kappale
Carobnjak: Majstor (2004) 1 kappale
Riftwar #4 (2009) 1 kappale
King of Embers 1 kappale
Una oscuridad en Sethanon (2005) 1 kappale
The Demonwar saga (2013) 1 kappale

Associated Works

Legends I: New Short Novels by the Masters of Modern Fantasy (1998) — Avustaja — 1,889 kappaletta
Legends II: New Short Novels by the Masters of Modern Fantasy (2003) — Avustaja — 1,259 kappaletta
Meditations on Middle Earth (2001) — Avustaja — 571 kappaletta
Flights: Extreme Visions of Fantasy (2004) — Avustaja — 398 kappaletta
Legends II: Shadows, Gods, and Demons (1999) — Avustaja — 243 kappaletta
Turning Points (2002) — Avustaja — 214 kappaletta
A Magic-Lover's Treasury of the Fantastic (1998) — Avustaja — 134 kappaletta
Multiverse: Exploring Poul Anderson's Worlds (2015) — Avustaja — 71 kappaletta
Flights: Extreme Visions Fantasy, Vol II (2006) — Avustaja — 46 kappaletta
David Copperfield's Beyond Imagination (1996) — Esipuhe — 46 kappaletta
Legenden: Das Geheimnis von Otherland und andere Abenteuer (2006) — Avustaja — 11 kappaletta
Otherworks (1900) — Tekijä — 10 kappaletta

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Teen Sci Fi 90's Book, Name that Book (syyskuu 2012)


I might have liked this book more if I'd read it twenty years ago. It just felt too YA and none of the characters or action seemed to matter to me.
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HellCold | 82 muuta kirja-arvostelua | May 13, 2024 |
LOTS happens in this one. Woof.
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BooksForDinner | 20 muuta kirja-arvostelua | May 1, 2024 |
Ok, so I got 67% into this book and it just isn't working for me. Janny Wurts is a very good writer, I am not as convinced with Raymond Feist, but the pace dragged, and my interest was not held. The plot centers around Mara, a girl who belongs to a clan called the Acoma who suddenly finds herself its leader when her family is murdered by her enemies. Mara is a great character, in theory. She is basically a political savant. She makes plans and everybody is a piece on the chessboard. Her ultimate goal is to secure the clan of Acoma so that it can never be threatened again. The reason why I say she is a great character in theory is because as a "strong female lead" she is a bit too perfect. Her plots land her deeper into shit, but she always manages to come out alright in the end. I think the problem is lack of action. The action scenes are very compelling, but most of the book is Mara thinking about the implications of making a miniscule move on a larger political chessboard against ambiguous enemies you won't meet past the 50% mark. There is nothing Mara cares about more than the Acoma, she doesn't really have friends. She has servants, but there is no character to kind of bounce off of Mara's ridiculous exceptionalism. Between the slow pacing and political machinations that bored me to death, the setting was a little bit too close to feudal era Japan for my taste. It felt like boring fanfiction for a better anime about the Edo period. Maybe you'll like this if you like Game of Thrones. It certainly has Game of Thrones vibe, but Game of Thrones has better pacing.… (lisätietoja)
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kittyfoyle | 66 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Apr 23, 2024 |
Enjoyed it. Its still not great writing, and it’s more something I’d recommend as a lighter read to someone who is already a fan of fantasy and has read the classics. For those people, it’s an enjoyable conclusion to what, apparently, is the first of many series in this universe.

The biggest issue with the series is that the writing is limited by the fact that the author likes his characters too much. Everyone is saved from certain doom (except undeveloped characters - they basically always die or disappear within half a book of being introduced), every relationship works out just the way it “should,” every old enemy turns out to be either totally evil (and is vanquished) or just misunderstood (and becomes a great friend), and the main characters always have enough money and titles to reward everyone for their help at the end of the book.

That said, it takes some confidence to write a fantasy book that features characters watching the big bang happen, so kudos for that.
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mrbearbooks | 41 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Apr 22, 2024 |



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