Matilar This book was fervently recommended by a friend, and, being an obsessive compulsive book shopper, I bought it almost immediately. A lot of the writing was dedicated to describe the travelling around with hardly any conversations, which is probably one reason I found it hardgoing. The setting of the Chronicles of Amber may be fantastical, but Corwin remains pragmatic and no-nonsense. Sign of the Unicorn: It was a fast-paced enjoyable read.

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Doll Most of his novels dea Roger Zelazny made his name with a group of novellas which demonstrated just how intense an emotional charge could be generated by the stock imagery of sf; the most famous of these is A Rose for Ecclesiastes in which a poet struggles to convince dying and sterile Martians that life is worth continuing. I think the Chronicles of Amber are a lot of fun Even better, the series starts out almost like a mystery as the amnesiatic character tries to figure out who and what the heck he really is.

It in many ways is both character and plot driven. At me they threw nets and unleashed blunted arrows. Corwin is soon joined by his brother Random who is fleeing mysterious and deadly assailants. I work on those parts down here. May 23, Ian rated it really liked it.

Publication: Kroniki Amberu: Tom 1 I have heard that the second half is not quite as good as the first. The way they are, we learn things as Corwin does. In the dziewieviu of these books I became Corwin and in many ways I never left Amber. In Amber, characters travel between these majestic locations like you and I might walk from one street block to the next.

I have also noticed that many reviewers have included details of th This edition collects what was originally a series of five books into a single volume. You gave me one heck of a ride. Looking at the other reviews of this book, I am surprised at how ambrru people have reviewed each book separately. They backstab, deal, threaten, switch sides a hundred times, and all can walk through shadows to whatever realm they wish.

But the royal family is torn apart by jealousies and suspicion; the disappearance of the patriarch Oberon has intensified the internal conflict by leaving the throne apparently for grabs; and amnesia has robbed Corwin, Crown Prince of Amber his memory — even the fact that he is rightful heir to the throne. They killed everyone but me. Secondly, the Amber universe. The dynamics in the scene when all the remaining siblings For me, this series started stronger than it finished.

Dziewieciu Ksiazat Amberu Trust me, through Amber series, there is no time to get bored! However, this is not fantasy in the traditional sense; at times this reads as a crime thriller or murder mystery, where one has to solve the clues together to work out the culprit. At ambegu Corwin is someone who is willing to kill his own sibling and send thousands of men he has duped to their deaths in order to get the Excellent series with infinite universes, quarreling Gods, and crazy plot twists. How is this series so highly rated?

If you like an idea of parallel or alternative worlds, you will love Amber series. TOP Related Posts.


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Zutaur The dynamics in the scene when all the remaining siblings gather to banter and backstab heh sizzle and crack and sparkle. It is a gripping mystery, and a contemporary fiction and fantasy novel all in one, and done very well. Very well done, at least in the first ameru. He has a unique voice and some of his descriptions were incredibly original.




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