Category Archives: Fantasy

[Leserunde] Inheritance by Christopher Paolo

Sooo, na dann wollen wir mal! ūüėČ

Lange erwartet und hei√üersehnt ist es nun endlich soweit! Der vierte und letzte Teil der Inheritance-Reihe von Christopher Paolini ist nun endlich erschienen und da ich nun dann doch auch ‘Brisingr’ gelesen habe kann ich mich gen√ľ√ülich zur√ľcklehnen und ‘Inheritance’ genie√üen! Und nachdem Patricia mir hier schon angek√ľndigt hatte, dass sie ‘Inheritance’ gerne zusammen mit mir lesen m√∂chte, nehmen wir das doch gleich mal gemeinsam in Angriff ūüėÄ Mehr von unserer Leserunde erfahrt ihr hier..

[Review] Eldest ‚Äď The Inheritance Circle (2) by Christopher Paolini

Blurb:     Darkness falls . . . Despair abounds . . . Evil reigns . . . Eragon and his dragon, Saphira, have just saved the rebel state from destruction by the mighty forces of King Galbatorix, cruel ruler of the Empire. Now Eragon must travel to Ellesméra, land of the elves, for further training in magic and swordsmanship, the vital skills of the Dragon Rider. Continue reading

[Review] The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling

Blurb:¬†¬†¬†¬† Here are the stories and songs of Kipling’s first JUNGLE BOOK: tales of Mowgli and his Seeonee Wolf-Pack and, of course, Akela the wolf; of Bagheera, the panther; Kaa, the Rock Python; Baloo, the Bear; and so many others. They are the tales of Mowgli, the lost boy raised by wolves in the jungles of India, brought up on a diet of Jungle Law, loyalty, and fresh meat from the kill, and they have captivated children and adults alike for generations. There is no better place to learn the life of the wolf pack and the natural order — the natural justice — of life in the jungle. And who could ever forget Mowgli’s enemy, Shere Khan, the bragadocious Bengal tiger? To say nothing of Rikki-tikki-tavi, the mongoose? In this first volume, we learn how Mowgli came to be raised in the jungle, and how the wolves secured his safety. . . .

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[Review] The Girl with the Glass Feet by Ali Shaw

Blurb:     A mysterious metamorphosis has taken hold of Ida MacLaird Рshe is slowly turning into glass. Fragile and determined to find a cure, she returns to the strange, enchanted island where she believes the transformation began, in search of reclusive Henry Fuwa, Continue reading

[Review] Eragon – The Inheritance Circle by Christopher Paolini

Blurb:     When Eragon finds a polished stone in the forest, he thinks it is the lucky discovery of a poor farm boy; perhaps it will buy his family meat for the winter. But when the stone brings a dragon hatchling, Eragon soon realizes he has stumbled upon a legacy nearly as old as the Empire itself. Continue reading