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Then a strange old man told Waylander that the only way to turn the tide of battle would be for Waylander himself to retrieve the legendary Armor of Bronze from its hiding place deep within a shadow-haunted land. Gemmell Fandom does not need to be recommended, but even the outsiders should try the first volume of the Drenai Saga, because this is where everything had started. Other recurring themes are: More about David Gemmell Open Preview See a Problem?

Get to Know Us. At the centre of the twenty-strong group was a figure in armour of bronze, which caught the torch-light and seemed to blaze like fashioned flames. The system of magic is a bit more explained in the first book, Legendand it would be easier if you know some things in advance. But men are still men, they do wrong and they do right.


Waylander by David Gemmell book review

English Choose a language for shopping. Effective up to a range of twenty feet, Waylander was a master of the weapon, able to place a bolt almost exactly where he wished with each walyander of the trigger. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. But he had ignored them.

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Waylander remains my favorite because I like the eponymous main character and the sentimental romantic in me thought the ending was exactly what he deserved I will refrain from spoiling it. And even as he savid to collect his gold, he knew that he had been betrayed. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Instead he uses fuelled sentences such as the above to paint a clear picture. First name Country where you live Book Your rating out of 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Your review. Here was the man who, through his Marvel Comics stories, had reinvented the relationship between heroes and villains, forever blurring the barriers between good and evil. Why didnt waylnder tell him to knock it off?

With over one million copies sold, his work continues to sell worldwide.

Waylander (Drenai, book 3) by David Gemmell

Their arch enemies are Dark Brotherhood, who use their powers to hurt people in spirit realm and in the human realm. Rape tropes in fantasy are cliche, but when they’re used as a plot device and gratuitously, it’s cheap, and grating, not to mention disrespectful.

Without doubt the best aspect of the book is the unwavering adherence to character development. However, it’s the characterisation waykander really shines here; by being compelled to reconnect with humanity Dakeyras rediscovers his soul.


David Gemmell is so committed to his work that he’s offered to leap naked out of an airplane if it would appeal to readers. Gellan is a former friend of Waylander, he knew Waylander 20 years ago when hey had been best friends. Another solid enjoyable book by Gemmell.

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He had made his kill. But, after being tainted by blood of Egmmell, his opinions changed – he is still true to the source but someone must take a fall and start battling against Dark Brotherhood.

An example of this is the tale of the old general Gan Wayllander. Or… perhaps it was because of the Shapeshifters.

They live, they breathe, they fight, love and laugh. In the hands of a lesser author, this book could easily have been pages.

But he must try, the old man commanded—commanded in the name of his son, the king, who had been slain by an assassin… Waylander was the most unlikely of heroes—for he was a traitor, the Slayer who had killed the king….