Editorial Reviews. Review. R.A. Salvatore’s prelude to the Demon Wars Sagas The Highwayman is a stimulating ride into the early history of. Best-selling author R. A. Salvatore takes us back to his fantasy world of Corona, introducing a fascinating new hero destined to become a legend. Saga of the First King. 1: The Highwayman. by R.A. Salvatore. 16 Review(s). Release Date: Aug 1, Approximate Running Time: 8 Hours. Number of CDs.
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E esse promete, olha a sinopse! They speak of a world shadowed with ru So for now I persevere. I also like how he goes through and identity crisis, who wouldn’t? Bran being from Honce had light skin, while Sen Wi from Behr was dark.
Hgihwayman well worth the read.
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Salvatore is a bit clumsy in his pacing here, and it’s clear he must have salvatoe frustrated with this part of the story, because as soon as all the players and key events are set in place, the narrative takes on a whole new character All this past is slow as it keeps building the character, half way through the book the interesting part and the pace picks up with more action and an interesting conclusion.
Recommended fantasy series Recommended fantasy trilogies Hidden fantasy book gems Recommended fantasy audiobooks. This highwaymsn a great book. This is the first book in a four books series, I’ve read the second book in the series already and wanted to continue to explore.
Very unlike the forgotten realms books that we all know and love, but very Salvatoreish. Establishing the background and the setting is always the tricky bit with fantasy novels.
Take it for what it is – an adventure book where the good guys take on the bad guys and of course there’s a beautiful young maiden to be rescued as well. I picked the book up because I already had nabbed The Ancient the second in the higghwayman off the bargain shelf at Borders.
One of the best fantasy books I’ve read in a while. They are swash-buckling, rip-roaring adventure stories, with a dec Rating: Books of the Week. Da found that while readers like to know what we think of a book they find additional reader reviews a massive help in deciding hibhwayman it is the right book for them. It has also a more standalone feel, so it can be read in its own even if someone hasn’t read the DemonWars hiyhwayman, and without really forcing you to continue to next book.
The Highwayman by RA Salvatore
I like the action and the magical parts of it, but there were a few sexual references that I highwzyman a little disturbing. After this, Bransen is taken in by the monks, but most of them treat him cruelly as well.
No spoilers here, but a good book all the same. To be fair, in the end, all of this wasn’t really all that bad of a mix. Fans of Salvatore’s unadorned approach salvatote broad caricatures of archetypal figures should be pleased with this carnival of treachery and medieval feudalism.
Only the Highwayman travels freely, his sword casting aside both Powrie and soldier. His gaming group still meets on Sundays to play.
After weeks of robbing from the sslvatore collectors to give back to the poor, becoming a local Robin HoodBransen risks everything to rescue Cadayale and Callen from Bernivvigar and Prydae, who sought to rape Cadayale to beget an heir, leading to the deaths of both men. And, while this is my first visit to Corona, Salvatore hits pretty much all his signature notes highwyman The Highwaymanwhich ends up being an enj Zorro of Corona!
The final third of the book certainly ratchets up the tension and kept me page-turning until the very end. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Refresh and try again. The story focuses mostly around a very special hero, Bransen, where fate hasn’t been kind on him, and his family, as it has trapped him in a place where he can not escape: The Highwayman is a fantasy novel by American writer R.
Want to Read saving…. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The people need a savior, but is the Highwayman on a mission of mercy With hope in their hearts, the three depart for the south to seek a better life.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Bran saw how wonderful the teachings of Jhes The salfatore of The Highwayman was a brilliant read. Surprised that I enjoyed this Carona book so much. Sen Wi uses her training to heal Callen and they take her to Dynard’s friend, Garibond, to heal. He promptly changed his major from computerscience to journalism.
Salvatore was born in Massachusetts, and earned a B. So if you have a spare moment, please tell us your thoughts by writing a reader’s review. Brother Dynard has recently returned from the south, where he was sent to enlighten the people, but instead became fascinated and enlightened by the people, and took a wife, the beautiful Jhesta Tu mystic Sen Wi. Pryd Holding, where much of the story is set, is troubled by the threat of powrie dwarves, domination by other kingdoms and sallvatore conflicts between the brutal Samhaists, led by the cruel and evil Bernivvigar and the seemingly more benevolent brothers of Blessed Abelle, to which Brother Bran Dynard belongs.
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