I see men complaining about how this book is all about womens powers, I see women complaining about how this book shows women as weak.
"Tehanu" is a necessary link between the two halves of the Earthsea series, but Le Guin's lack of story and soapbox mentality make it more a penance than a pleasure.
It takes a very long time for the plot to thicken in this book; the characters are so deeply developed that the author leaves little room for an actual plot.
I loved the first three in the series, but this book was a step above.Published 1 month ago by A. Brown
It has been so long since I read the first three novels of the Earthsea Cycle that the book might as well have been a stand alone. Read morePublished 1 month ago by mzney
It was short, so not a total waste of time to read - just be warned there is almost no magic in the book at all. It's more of a slow moving romance. Read morePublished 4 months ago by BellaGrace
it was wonderful to finally find the truth about this individual and her part in the greater story. imagine her own wonder at herselfPublished 10 months ago by D from Md
Tenanu is the fourth book in the series. These are all decent books for a person who enjoys Lord of the Rings style books. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Cody Knows
I'm afraid That I give this particular Story a bad rating,because,compared to the first three books in the series;it really seems to Take a turn towards the totally mundane,and... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Yukon Jack
I got this whole series for my husband and he enjoyed it so much, he read all of the books in a week.Published 16 months ago by Amazon Customer
Almost every book I buy is used, and they usually come in perfect condition. This one was no exception. Good book.Published 21 months ago by Carolyn D Gibbons