The Mage Storms (a Valdemar Omnibus)

The Mage Storms a Valdemar Omnibus Karse and Valdemar have long been enemy kingdoms until they are forced into an uneasy alliance to defend their lands from the armies of Eastern Empire which is ruled by a monarch whose magical tacti

  • Title: The Mage Storms (a Valdemar Omnibus)
  • Author: Mercedes Lackey
  • ISBN: 9781783293810
  • Page: 111
  • Format: Paperback
  • Karse and Valdemar have long been enemy kingdoms, until they are forced into an uneasy alliance to defend their lands from the armies of Eastern Empire, which is ruled by a monarch whose magical tactics may be beyond any sorcery known to the Western kingdoms Forced to combat this dire foe, the Companions of Valdemar may, at last, have to reveal secrets which they have kepKarse and Valdemar have long been enemy kingdoms, until they are forced into an uneasy alliance to defend their lands from the armies of Eastern Empire, which is ruled by a monarch whose magical tactics may be beyond any sorcery known to the Western kingdoms Forced to combat this dire foe, the Companions of Valdemar may, at last, have to reveal secrets which they have kept hidden for centuries even from their beloved Heralds.

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    1. This is an omnibus with 3 books from the obvious trilogy.First up we have Storm Warning.In this one I realised that there has been 2 trilogies before this one, my bad. So yes some people and events are totally new to me. But what was good is that it's from the pov of Karal. A priest from another country. So we meet everyone through his eyes, and I am saved that way. This book was mostly build up. 2 countries wants to make peace. An empire wants to destroy them all, and storms are coming with dev [...]

    2. There was major fangirl squee-ing at being reintroduced to my favourite series when I was a teen - this explains the longer than normal review. Being asked to review it did result in searching out the rest of the series *looks innocent * Although at the moment I don't read much fantasy, any I do read is compared to Valdemar which is just so AWESOME! Valdemar is the reason why I love horses, despite being wary slash afraid of them in real life. Who wouldn't want a creature you can communicate wit [...]

    3. The pace is sedate, painstaking, tedious even -- the reader is subjected to every walk down a hallway, note taken, candle lit, drink sipped, council meeting pages & pages of thought processes and inner monologues. It is very repetitive - beyond that necessary to join-up the three stories which were an omnibus here but originally three separate volumes. However, that said, it was nice to revisit the world introduced in the "Heralds of Valdemar" trilogy and some of the characters introduced th [...]

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