Terry Brooks: Dark Wraith of Shannara

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T the reverse is also true Existing ans will love it The story line is new and compelling The illustrations by Edwin David are convincing and add in a very meaningful way to the setting the atmosphere and the narrative And enough threads are left hanging slightly loosely that one might hope Loveknot Welcome to Tyler for to come in the graphic novelormatHighly recommendedPaul Weiss The tale was OK but one of the things I love about Terry Brooks is his ability to draw you into the story with amazing descriptions and details I thought the graphic novel took away One Step Further from his story telling skills This was myirst experience with a graphic novel well except The Dreamers for my abortive attempt at a Locke Key by Joe Hill I enjoyed the story which continues Jair s adventures after The Wishsong of Shannara but truthfully the graphicormat didn t add anything or me I ound that I was reading the dialogue and captions and all but ignoring the artwork Well at least I can say that I have tried the Girl on a Motorcycle format properly now Terry Brooks calls hisoray into graphic novels a grand experiment I think the experiment La suma de los días failed It s almost like he thought to himself Gee if I stuff enough pictures in the book maybe it will distract the readersrom the Traces fact that there is no plot While I doind it comforting to revisit C familiar concepts and characters in new guises this atte. Ave hisriends and protect the The Greek's Convenient Wife Harleuin Presents futurerom the orces of evilIf you've never ventured into the wondrous world of Shannara consider this an ideal opportunity Prepare to enter the breathtaking realm of the Four Lands where beings both nob.

A graphic novel that extends enhances and enlivens Terry Brooks magnificent Shannara universeGo back go WAY back go back to The Wishsong of Shannara the concluding novel of the original Shannara tetralogy that debuted over can you believe it orty years ago with The Sword of ShannaraBrooks has used the conditions at the end of The Wishsong as a jumping off point Missing Assumed Dead for a new and exciting addition to the original Shannara series The Mwellrets and the evil Croton Witch have kidnapped Cogline The witch is using her awesome powers to invade and drain Cogline s arcane knowledge to combine it with the spells in the last remaining scrap of the Ildatch the book of dark magic that had subverted the Warlock Lord and to reveal the hiding spot of Paranor the Druid s Keep Allanon s shade has appeared once again and charged Jair Ohmsford with stopping thatrom happening and protecting the Four Lands The Mask of the Enchantress / The Secret Woman from the evil that threatens But to do so may reuire his use of the Wishsong the devastating seductive magic that threatens to subsume his very being andorever close the door to Jair s return to realityA note of warning to potential readers Dark Wraith of Shannara would be utterly meaningless and as a result unenjoyable I've been thinking...: reflections, prayers, and meditations for a meaningful life for anyone who was not a confirmedan and a reasonably knowledgeable reader of the existing Shannara universe BU. THE FIRST EVER GRAPHIC NOVEL SET IN THE WORLD OF SHANNARA Possessing an awesome power he is only beginning to understand young Jair Ohmsford must summon the devastating yet darkly seductive magic of the wishsong on a ateful mission to

Mpt just left me cold Having read all of the previous Shannara books I had to read this Although I am not a reader of graphic novels apart rom the very occasional Sandman I thought it had the potential to be better than some of Brooks recent books with its setting in the classic Shannara period of the original trilogy The Wishsong has always been a really interesting concept especially what it can do to you and the dangerous nature of all magic The story then appealed to me with its exploration of Jair s Wishsong and the danger he Hezbollah facesrom it The graphic component was a bit difficult One of the reasons I tend to prefer books to their Honored Guest Stories film adaptations is asiderom the Orcs et Gobelins fact that books generally ARE just better is theact that I have images in my head of who these people are and when I see other people s images they don t tally with mine I spend ages going whaaat that s not so and so and it was no different here I have to admit that some characters were executed perfectly such as Allanon and Slanter but others such as the Florence of Arabia fur bikini clad Kimber Boh don t seem right to me at all Not to mention theact that I disapprove strongly of Whisper the Moor Cat saying Raaah So I liked it and probably did like it than the latest Brooks trilogy but didn t enjoy it as much as I might have enjoyed a novella of the same story. Le and sinister have uested and clashed crossed swords in the names of darkness and light and engaged in adventures rich with mystery and majestyTerry's place is at the head of the antasy world Philip Pullman author of The Golden Compas.

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Terry Brooks was born in Illinois in 1944 where he spent a great deal of his childhood and early adulthood dreaming up stories in and around Sinnissippi Park the very same park that would eventually become the setting for his bestselling Word & Void trilogy He went to college and received his undergraduate degree from Hamilton College where he majored in English Literature and he received his