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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If I take one thing away from this book, it is that little glimmer of hope to be a better man.
Winter Warriors by David Gemmell
Winter Warriors is a book for those who should not, for those who can not — but for those who will, no matter what. Dark Wolf’s Fantasy Reviews. Meanwhile, a demon is einter to open a gateway between the two worlds. Open Preview See a Problem?
For this, he must ritually sacrifice three kings. While both authors write in shades of gray, Martin emphasizes how even the noblest, most honorable people have an ugly black stain somewhere in their character, whereas Gemmell focuses on the potential within all of us to rise above the darkness in our souls and accomplish feats of greatness.
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To ask other readers questions about Winter Warriorsplease sign up. The final step Like the majority of David Gemmell’s books, I originally read this one when I was a kid. So long, and thanks for all the books 3 years ago. Want to Read saving…. And what does that mean? Four soldiers fight to save the world, and come across obstacle after obstacle. Jun 16, Mike Ingle rated it it was amazing.
Newer Post Older Post Home. The Jub Jub Bird. A quintessential standalone fantasy novel, and one of the best I’ve ever read.
For some reason I haven’t quite figured out yet Gemmell had the talent of telling stories that would require three or more books from most I don’t think there is another writer that can bring this amount of vivid adventure into one small book and make it just as epic as if it were a three-book series. Speculative fiction communities and news sites www. I’m going to try and hunt down Winter Warriors next time I’m out shopping for books. Two of the kings are dead.
Rob’s Blog o’ Stuff. Now, with the Emperor long dead, and the King about to be, his unborn child, the last king, is in mortal danger. To leave the Drenai saga with just one small promise of family 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.
Two of the kings are already dead. Gemmell cements himself as one of my favorite authors with this one. Notes From The Geek Show.
Retrieved from ” http: He is accompanied by two comrades with diametrically opposing personalities — the crude and impulsive hulking warrior known only as ” Bison ” and the cool-headed and daviv archer Kebra. I eventually discovered fantasy books via the awesome Fighting Fantasy series, and my love of fantasy led me to create Speculative Horizons, a popular book review blog I ran for three years.
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It was an amazing ride at that warriots, and it opened my eyes to how amazing reading and writing could be. The final part, the fate of the third king, rests in the hands of men. Excerpts from Locus magazine’s interview with N. Although I always find it hard to choose a favorite when it comes to david gemmell.
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Looking forward to reading more of Gemmell’s work. Possessing the sorcerer’s body, Anharat seeks to bring his people back from the void by undoing his brother’s spell.