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Requiem: The Finale to Delirium

Advantages: The story line and characters were unique and interesting.
Disadvantages: The ending was a bit odd and left me with unanswered questions.

Requiem is the finale to the the Delirium series. It takes place in a world where love is illegal in the USA. There are still people who are in love though, and they all live in the Wilds like animals though they have their own techniques and what not. Th ...

sammyarnold08 09.03.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Requiem - Lauren Oliver

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He did it all for love

Advantages: Gives insight into the creation of Druss, the hero of Gemmell's first novel, Legend
Disadvantages: Although it's a prequel, it needs to be read AFTER Legend

Legend was the first novel written by David Gemmell, the undisputed King of Heroic Fantasy, and this is the story of how Druss the Legend was created. For those that haven't read Legend and know nothing of Druss, he is known among the people of his world ...

cjkace 18.05.2001 · Read full review
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Review of The First Chronicles of Druss the Legend - David Gemmell

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Brilliant tales of an incredible character.

Advantages: Engaging story of revenge and Heroism
Disadvantages: Relates to 'Legend' and should be read after.

...This is a marvellous book chronicling the adventures of one the most likeable and engaging characters ever to be written. Gemmell has a way of creating great protagonists with Druss being the best of the lot, and for those who have read Gemell's first b ...

Antnic78 08.06.2008 · Read full review
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Review of The First Chronicles of Druss the Legend - David Gemmell

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Still Dead

Advantages: Good to read updates on characters, lovely hardback book
Disadvantages: Short, does not redeem Harris for rushed ending of series, no feeling of closure, still disappoint

Earlier this year I read and reviewed the final novel in Charlaine Harris's popular Sookie Stackhouse series, Dead Ever After.I concluded that I was unhappy with the rushed and forced feel to the ending, although I had suspected that was where she was hea ...

eilidhcatriona 16.01.2014 · Read full review
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Review of After Dead What Came Next in the World of Sookie Stackhouse - Charlaine Harris

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Helikaon, who is also Aneaus...and Co.

Advantages: A breathtaking re-telling that will make you want to read more
Disadvantages: It can be a bit confusing if you don't know the basics of the source myth

This, the third chapter in Gemmell's epic re-telling of the Trojan wars, finds the heroes poised for death or glory. Once more I come to a tale part told, so you must forgive the gaps in my knowledge which undoubtedly reduced my enjoyment of this book. ...

hiker 11.07.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Troy: Fall Of Kings (Troy) - David Gemmell

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