PDF The Iron Lords War of the Gods on Earth #1 ´ Andrew J. Offutt

The Iron Lords War of the Gods on Earth #1

summary The Iron Lords War of the Gods on Earth #1

Ler The story lements themselves were interesting However the author s peculiar style was a bit annoying to me as were the many repeated words and phrases Seems like it could have used a bit diting to polish itStill worth a read though Not a bad fantasy story good start to the trilogy The plot is sometimes predictable but overall a good one Recommended This is the first volume of offutt s War of the Gods on Earth series The story takes a bit to kick into gear but it s interesting once the action starts The characters are The story takes a bit to kick into gear but it s interesting once the action starts The characters are well drawn though not as likable as one might wish and the world as one might wish and the world created for them to people is uite fascinating It s an ntertaining fantasy though I wouldn t number it among offutt s best DNF at 22% This book tries so hard to be an pic fantasy and fails spectacularly Instead it feels pretentious and boring I think the basic premise is great and had it been written differently I probably would have loved it read 040786. E his legend in blooda legend of a vengeance thirst as dark and merciless as the magic weapon he wieldedborn from the seeds of a manchild's Terror sown so as the magic weapon he wieldedborn from the seeds of a manchild's Terror sown so A middling book with freuent repetition in its prose style that stays with me after a long period of reading In ways of Storytelling The Narrator Is Reminiscent the narrator is reminiscent Poul Anderson but With Dialogue And Less Of The Fireside dialogue and less of the fireside speech Different and well xecuted though I do prefer Anderson who provided the ndorsement ON THE BOOK S COVER THE ACTION IS SWIFT the book s cover The action is swift fighting actually is none of this metal clanging and sparks flying to interrupt the cleaving of flesh by knife sword or battle axe It is bloody but not a gore filled sausage festThe concept of Gods on arth representing Arthur C Clarke s third law was well done in my humble stimation as was the trick of naming the good guys frightful names Or are they the good guys This is only the first book of three This is a spinner rack book as they used to be sold in 80 s drug stores Worth your time and keeping an ye out for the next installment It is not a great achievement in fantasy but as I work my. His true origin shrouded in mysteries the youth Jarik fled with his un sister Torsy to the harsh land of the Iron Lords There he was schooled in the mighty arts. Way through a large list of books intend to read Based Upon Synopsis I Have upon synopsis I have worse I first came the author s work in Robert Lynn Asprin s Thieves World omnibus
Sanctuary His Story Contributions 
His story contributions that anthology series made at roughly the same time as this book was published were forgettable This story is not but it is one among a pantheon of others and I reference myself back to Anderson This is a great story that is well written The plot keeps moving but there isn t Conflict in Blood extra fluff I formed my opinion on Offutt s writing based on King Dragon and Ardor on Aros which were both terrible After hearing that he had passed away I decided it was necessary to give him a proper chance It was well worth thexperiment The premise hooked me to the point where I ll be chasing the rest of the trilogyThe Gods on Earth view spoilerimplied to be the advanced refugees of interplanetary calamity now slumming on an unspecified primitive arth planet hide spoi. Of warAnd there guided by invincible gods to fulfill his twin destinies of great healer and savage avenger he claimed the devastating Black Sword that would carv. ,

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