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|Paperback, Import, January 1, 1981||
Well . . . based on the awards this book has received--including the World Fantasy Award and the British Science Fiction Association Award--lots of people really connected with... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Frank J. Edwards
This book came highly recommended to me and I couldn't get past the 11th or 12th chapter. It was painfully slow and full of things that didn't seem to help push the plot along. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Keontez A. George
I think I'm going to start with a 3-star rating. While it was well written, it's clearly and Act 1 establishment up for the rest of the series. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Fenrix
I was immensely moved by the writing style of Gene Wolfe. He's just miles ahead of almost every other writer I've encountered over the years. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Luke Brimblecombe
I started reading this book (almost) without preconceptions, having just read a short review in a newspaper on the new translation of the second book. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Mika Kortelainen
Second time I read these books. I enjoyed them again and appreciated the fantastic world, their characteres, and the plot. A classic that you need to read if you like fantasy.Published 19 months ago by Amazon Customer
The quality of Gene's Wolfe writing does not need to be introduced. The is a literary piece, not a quick summer read. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Alain C.
I've read much worse books and comparatively this isn't so bad. Parts were entertaining but other parts were just boring and poorly written. Read morePublished on October 19, 2013 by Jennifer