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Forge Of Stones

3.06  ·  Rating Details ·  17 Ratings  ·  6 Reviews
In a world dominated by religious law, the ruling theocracy is about to enter a period of unprecedented upheaval. A pilgrim from a forgotten place ventures into the desolated heart of the Widelands, where myth meets reality and only the faithful or truly fortunate dare enter. A rebel and a young apprentice both seek answers they had never thought could ever be answered. An ...more
Paperback, 402 pages
Published March 18th 2011 by Vasileios Kalampakas
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Ευθυμία Δεσποτάκη
Το τελείωσα χτες το βράδυ. Το είχα ξεκινήσει Σεπτέμβριο, αλλά μετά τις 50 πρώτες σελίδες ασχολήθηκα με άλλα πράγματα και το άφησα.

Για μένα κάθε βιβλίο αποτελείται από πέντε βασικά στοιχεία: ιδέα, χαρακτήρες, πλοκή, γραφή, τεχνική. Το Forge of Stones παίρνει:

-στην ιδέα 18/20, γιατί δεν είναι ιδιαίτερα πρωτότυπη, αλλά καταφέρνει να φαίνεται φρέσκια,

- στους χαρακτήρες 18/20, γιατί καταφέρνει να τους κάνει ξεχωριστούς μέσα στο κεφάλι μου, να έχει ο καθένας την υπόστασή του (αν και όχι τη δική του πρ
Well, what can I say? I wrote it. I can't really have an unbiased opinion, can I?
Magda Karavasili
Sep 05, 2011 Magda Karavasili rated it liked it
First time reviewing a book,but I'll give it a try.(if God is in a good mood,the writer won't ran me over with his car afterwards).
Forge of Stones is an easy to read,refreshing fantasy/adventure/science fiction story.Readers will not find it hard to understand the writer,even when they read the "prophet" monologues,since he keeps his language simple and clear.His humorous "splashes", particularly or perhaps even solely coming from Ron,the robot, are welcomed since they are few and they are meant
Jeremy Poole
Dec 01, 2012 Jeremy Poole rated it really liked it
The forge of stones is not an easy read. It’s long and at times unnecessarily over descriptive, the story has a variety of characters, that are seemingly unconnected and the writer jumps from place to place.
However, I still really enjoyed this fantasy, science fiction meets total recall (Schwarzenegger). It really intrigued me and I felt I wanted to finish it. The character were well written and I felt their pain and their hope. I also felt their frustration and inability to affect the ongoing w
Kostas Karamperis
Nov 13, 2012 Kostas Karamperis rated it liked it
It was a moderate read over all with a complex social structure and the author's own version of the holly inquisition that brings a feeling of the old being mixed with the fantasy element.
The only negative part of the book in my opinion was that it should contain a little more action in order to be capable of holding the reader's interest more in tense and making it more enjoyable.

Liz Shaw
Mar 28, 2013 Liz Shaw rated it did not like it
Could not finish this one. Got 15% of the way through and gave up. Complex yet boring. The florid writing style is very heavy on description and light on dialogue/action. This author needed an editor.
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