Thornhold (Forgotten Realms: The Harpers, #16; Songs & Swords, #4)
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Thornhold (Forgotten Realms: The Harpers #16)

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Archemage of the great city of Waterdeep, he has made many powerful enemies over the course of his centuries-long life. And now, he's keeping careful watch over even his closest friends as control of the Harpers seems to be slipping through his fingers.An order of Paladins devoted to the service of Tyr rise up to meet a new Zhentarim threat, and old friends rekindle memori...more
Mass Market Paperback, 352 pages
Published August 4th 1998 by TSR (first published 1998)
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The more I read Cunningham, the more I like her. She has a great way of adding her own twist to the "Forgotten Realms" world, and really making it her own.

This book featured several characters from previous stories, but focused on some new faces. The most intriguing idea in this book was that the 'extreams', whether good or evil, were not helpful. And how both good and evil will view a nuetral stance as a hinderace and an enemy.

I would have given this book 4 1/2 stars if possible, because there...more
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Un comienzo inusual, que no tiene mucho que ver con lo que nos tenía habituados Elaine en el resto de las novelas de esta saga es el comienzo idóneo para una novela atípica. ¿Por qué es atípica? Primero, porque el ritmo no es nada uniforme, ni siquiera es el ritmo habitual de las tres primeras novelas, sino que nos muestra el interior de una organización sumamente malvada como pueden ser los zhentarim, mezclado con una muestra de una organización que no aspira más que a hacer el bien... y luego...more
As always, I enjoyed Elaine Cunningham's writing and characters, but the book suffers because it builds up to events that are simply dropped by WotC and never come about. They did the same thing to her with both Evermeet and the next Song and Shadows book. Screw it! That isn't Elaine's fault! Im giving it 5 stars.
Jason Pollock
The last (printed) book in the Harpers series. At least they left on a high note. Enjoyed it. The paladins in it were described well. Best line in the book "Proves you can have too much of a good thing..."
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Elaine Cunningham is an American fantasy and science fiction author, especially known for her almost poetic literary style and her contributions to the Dungeons & Dragons role playing game campaign setting of Forgotten Realms, including the realms of Evermeet, Halruaa,...more
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