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The Belgariad, by David Eddings

These books arrived on my doorstep for my birthday one year, a gift from my dad.  My dad is almost exactly 50/50 in book recommendations – half of them I absolutely love, the other half are pretentious and intellectual and I don’t finish them.   2,470 more words


Bus Reads: the end to Pawn of Prophecy by Eddings

Today I’ve finally stepped onto the realm of book ends as I read towards work.

I’ve just managed to finish reading Pawn of Prophecy, that I kept on saying Dawn because of that blasted font for P (I mean who knows maybe it should’ve been D instead of P, lol). 426 more words

Book Review

Sunday Open Letter 8 ~ Thank You, David Eddings

Thank you, David. I started reading avidly at a young age.  I was a bit of a loner and, following the divorce of my parents, I found refuge in the fantastic worlds of many a novel.  516 more words

Sunday Open Letter

The Strange Case of David Eddings

I recently finished reading The Younger Gods, the final book in David Eddings‘ final series (he died in 2009).

I’d really hate for my first post about David Eddings to be a review of… 683 more words

An Audio-Book Review: Here We Go Again!

Guardians of the West

Book One of The Malloreon

By David Eddings

Published by American Printing House for the Blind

Read by Hal Tenny

The Book: 710 more words


Review: Pawn of Prophecy by David Eddings


3/5 Stars

I am aware that this is only the first book in a longer series…however, as the beginning of an epic, it felt lackluster. 183 more words

The Belgariad

I can’t believe that it is nearly twenty five years since I first read the Belgariad. I had “borrowed” my older sisters copy of The Diamond Throne (the first book of The Elenium), and went searching through my local library for other books by David Eddings. 537 more words